Auction 139, Lot 221

"The Tourist's Pocket Map of the State of Georgia Exhibiting Its Internal Improvements Roads Distances &c.", Mitchell, Samuel Augustus

Subject: Georgia

Period: 1836 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
13 x 15 inches
33 x 38.1 cm

This rare version of Mitchell's pocket map of Georgia is uncolored and was issued in the 1836 bound quarto volume of the Philadelphia Mirror. The map itself is very detailed and shows roads, canals and early railroads. At bottom is an index of steam boat routes. Surrounded by a keyboard style border.

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Condition: A

Originally issued folding, now flat. Slight creasing, else fine.

Estimate: $400 - $500

Sold for: $250

Closed on 2/15/2012

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