Auction 124, Lot 257

"Map of Montana with Population and Location of Principal Towns and Cities", Kenyon Company, The

Subject: Montana

Period: 1916 (dated)


Color: Printed Color

19 x 15 inches
48.3 x 38.1 cm

Nicely detailed and colorful pocket map of the state with red overprinting to indicate forest reserves, township and range lines, and Indian reservations. Green overprinting shows the early auto roads. The map is filled with place names, telegraph stations, and more. Counties are delineated by color. On the verso is the index listing all railroads and towns, with populations. The blue-green paper covers have title on the front, "Montana Kenyons Complete Indexed Pocket Map and Shippers' Guide." Complete with 16-page index with census and shipping information and a full-page "Parcel Post Rates."


Condition: A+

Lovely example with bright color and no flaws. Cover with a little light staining on blank back cover and a little rust on the staples.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 5/7/2008