Auction 123, Lot 260

"County Map of Florida", Mitchell, Samuel Augustus

Subject: Florida

Period: 1867 (dated)

Publication: New General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
13.5 x 10.5 inches
34.3 x 26.7 cm

Map features Mitchell's lovely grapevine border and a large and detailed inset plan of Mobile. Good detail throughout shows Florida with 37 counties. The railroads traverse the northern portion, extending only as far south as the Crystal River region, here named Atsena Otie. The Everglades and Big Cypress Swamp cover the entire southern portion. Miami is named and the map extends to the Dry Tortugas.

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Condition: A

A few, small marginal spots.

Estimate: $90 - $140

Sold for: $45

Closed on 2/20/2008

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