"United States of America Northern Part", Pinkerton, John
Subject: Eastern United States
Period: 1810 (dated)
Publication: Modern Atlas
Color: Black & White
27.5 x 19.8 inches
69.9 x 50.3 cm
Attractive map of the Mid-Atlantic states and New England, covering the area from Virginia north to the District of Main. A large Western Territory occupies the interior region which includes part of Kentucky, Indiana, and an early Michigan Territory. The detailed map identifies the Great Tract of Wood Land in today’s Michigan, the Connecticut Reserve south of Lake Erie, and the location of numerous Indian tribes and forts. Engraved by Neele.
There is a centerfold separation at bottom confined to the blank margin that is closed on verso with archival tape, and a number of small edge tears well away from the image that have also been closed on verso. Light toning along centerfold.