Auction 123, Lot 189

"United States of America Southern Part", Pinkerton, John

Subject: Southern United States

Period: 1809 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
27.5 x 19.8 inches
69.9 x 50.3 cm

An interesting map of the Southern states, excluding southern Florida. The map shows Virginia, the Carolinas, Kentucky, Tennessee and a very large Georgia Territory. Georgia stretches from the Atlantic coast to the Mississippi, including what would become portions of Mississippi and Alabama, with the coastal areas of those states included in West Florida. The map includes extensive information on the native tribes of the region with locations of villages and hunting grounds . Engraved by Neele.

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Condition: A

Original outline color on a strong sheet. There is a little minor soil in the top margin and a hint of offsetting, still very good.

Estimate: $800 - $900

Sold for: $600

Closed on 2/20/2008

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