Auction 140, Lot 322

"[Lot of 2] Gray's New Map of Staunton Augusta County Virginia - North Part [and] South Part", Gray, Ormando Willis & Son

Subject: Staunton, Virginia

Period: 1877 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
27.5 x 16 inches
69.9 x 40.6 cm

This is a matched pair of maps of Staunton, Virginia. On a scale of approximately 250 feet per inch the plan shows individual streets and buildings, as well as landowners. The "Institution for the Education of the Deaf, Dumb and Blind", "Western Lunatic Asylum", "C. and O. Round-House", "Thorn Rose Cemetery" and "Baldwin Augusta Fair Grounds" are among the many large properties identified.

References:

Condition: B

Original color with light staining and offsetting with the lower corners of both sheets damp stained. Narrow side margins and centerfolds have been reinforced with archival material on verso.

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for: $75

Closed on 5/23/2012

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