Auction 139, Lot 194

"Map of Nevada & California", Warner & Higgins

Subject: California, Nevada

Period: 1870 (dated)

Publication: Lloyd's Atlas of the United States

Color: Hand Color

13.5 x 16.3 inches
34.3 x 41.4 cm

This is an uncommon and detailed view of California and Nevada published in Lloyd's Atlas of the United States. Counties are delineated and relief is shown by hachure. The Central Pacific Railroad and proposed Southern Pacific Railroad are noted as well as a number of wagon roads, the Pony Express and U.S. Mail Route. Southern Nevada is identified as an "Unexplored Region".


Condition: B+

There are two small edge tears in the blank margins, one of which has been repaired on verso with paper tape. Lightly toned with a few minor spots.

Estimate: $100 - $130


Closed on 2/15/2012