Auction 129, Lot 352

"Map of the Surveyed part of Wisconsin Territory Compiled from Public Surveys…", U.S. State Surveys

Subject: Wisconsin

Period: 1835 (published)

Publication: HR Doc #5, 24th Congress, 1st session

Color: Hand Color

17 x 22.5 inches
43.2 x 57.2 cm

This is a great early map of Wisconsin showing the surveyed part between the Illinois border and the Wisconsin River. A large inset shows the "Connection of Private Claims with the Public Surveys at Green Bay" and a smaller inset depicts the mouth of the Milwaukee River and vicinity.

References: Claussen & Friis #100.

Condition: A

Issued folded, now flattened with the binding trim at left replaced to accommodate framing.

Estimate: $180 - $230

Sold for: $100

Closed on 9/23/2009