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Auction 138, Lot 310

"Geological Map of Isle Royale Lake Superior", Jackson, Charles T.

Subject: Lake Superior, Michigan

Period: 1847 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

21.3 x 14.8 inches
54.1 x 37.6 cm

This is an early edition of Jackson's important geological map that locates sandstone, conglomerate and trap formations and delineates copper veins as well as copper and silver mines. A scale below title converts chains to miles. Fancy title lettering.

References: cf. Marcou & Marcou #363

Condition: B+

There is some light offsetting in the image, else very good. Issued folding.

Estimate: $140 - $170


Closed on 12/7/2011