Catalog Archive
Auction 132, Lot 313

"Washington Territory", General Land Office

Subject: Washington

Period: 1884 (dated)

Publication: HR Ex. 1, 48th Congress, 1st Session

Color: Printed Color

29 x 22 inches
73.7 x 55.9 cm

This colorful and graphic county map of the territory provides great detail throughout. It locates land surveys, Indian Reservations, military reservations, county boundaries, land grant limits and numerous railroad lines. Topography and watershed are well developed and railroad land grants are clearly shown with 40 and 50 miles limits indicated through color overprinting. Red patterns indicate the Indian Reservations and the applicable treaties are referenced. Several areas remain to be surveyed.


Condition: B+

Folded as issued. There is a bit of very faint offsetting and a couple fold separations in the blank margins. A 1" binding tear at left has been nicely repaired with archival tape.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $110

Closed on 6/2/2010