Auction 136, Lot 226

"Map of the States of Mississippi, Louisiana, and the Arkansas Territory", Hinton, John

Subject: Southern United States

Period: 1832 (circa)

Publication: History of the United States of America…

Color: Black & White

Size:
10.5 x 16 inches
26.7 x 40.6 cm

A very detailed map showing Indian tribes, parishes, rivers, forts and roads. The map extends to the Sabine River with Mexico to the west. Arkansas Territory, with early county development, is included. The Mississippi Delta area is especially well-rendered, graphically depicting the swamps. Topography is shown via bold hachure and swamps and wetlands are depicted with shading.

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Condition: A

Beautiful example with crisp impression on fine ivory toned paper. Narrow left margin, as issued.

Estimate: $200 - $275

Sold for: $130

Closed on 6/1/2011

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