Auction 145, Lot 111

"North America", Ettling, Theodor

Subject: North America

Period: 1861 (circa)

Publication: Weekly Dispatch Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
17 x 25 inches
43.2 x 63.5 cm

This great map shows early territorial borders in the west. Arizona is shown along the boundary with Mexico in the configuration known as the Confederate Territory of Arizona. Large Nebraska, Kansas, Washington and Oregon territories encompass most of the west. Idaho and Nevada are not yet named. The map is finely engraved showing major towns and settlements, state boundaries, watershed, forts and Indian tribes. Printed on two sheets, joined.

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Condition: B+

Original outline color with a few small spots.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $100

Closed on 6/12/2013

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