Auction 137, Lot 224

"A Map of those Parts of Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina & Georgia, Which Were the Scenes of the Most Important Operations of the Southern Armies", Lewis, Samuel

Subject: Southeastern United States

Period: 1806 (dated)

Publication: Life of Washington

Color: Hand Color

10.3 x 14.1 inches
26.2 x 35.8 cm

This map documents the route of Cornwallis' Southern campaign from Savannah, to Charleston, then up to the interior of the Carolinas. The campaign ended at the Siege of Yorktown, Virginia with Cornwallis surrendering to American and French forces in 1781. Engraved by Samuel Neele on the Strand and published by Richard Phillips.


Condition: A

Issued folding, now pressed, with minor soiling, primarily confined to blank margins.

Estimate: $350 - $450


Closed on 9/14/2011