Auction 148, Lot 277

"Scarborough's Commercial Map of Michigan and Portions of Adjoining States. With Inset Maps of Detroit, Sault Ste. Marie, Panama, and Eastern Asia...", Scarborough Company, The

Subject: Michigan

Period: 1904 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
39.1 x 42.1 inches
99.3 x 106.9 cm

This uncommon map shows the state of Michigan on the recto with a map of the United States on verso. There is good detail throughout showing roads, towns and villages, railroads and watershed. The map includes insets of the city of Detroit, Eastern Asia, as well as distance tables and population statistics. Decorated by a keyboard-style border and fancy titling. Self-folds into brown cloth boards (5.0 x 9.7").

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Condition: B+

Issued folding with several short splits at fold intersections. The covers have a few light stains.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $60

Closed on 2/19/2014

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