Auction 135, Lot 284

"Indiana", Bradford, Thomas Gamaliel

Subject: Indiana

Period: 1838 (dated)

Publication: An Illustrated Atlas, Geological, Statistical, and Historical…

Color: Hand Color

11 x 14.2 inches
27.9 x 36.1 cm

Fine copper engraved map of the state with counties individually hand colored. The map details topographical, geographical and political information. Near the center of the state is the "Miami reserve". The emerging railroad network is noted, as well as a wide reaching canal system. County development is current to 1837. Engraved by G.W. Boynton and published in Boston by Weeks, Jordan & Co.

References: Phillips (A) 11028.

Condition: A+

On heavy paper with fine impression and color.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 2/16/2011