Auction 150, Lot 158

"United States General Map", Chapman & Hall

Subject: Eastern United States

Period: 1848 (dated)

Publication: Sharpe's Corresponding Maps

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16.9 x 13.1 inches
42.9 x 33.3 cm

Map of the United States extending to the Rocky Mountains. Texas is shown in its stovepipe configuration with Western Territory directly above it in present-day Oklahoma. A huge Nebraska Territory occupies the region from the Rockies to the Missouri River, with a Dacota Iowa Territory taking up the region between the Missouri and Mississippi rivers. The map is filled with details including towns and cities, forts, rivers and topography by hachure.

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Condition: A

Original outline color with light toning along sheet edges.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $110

Closed on 9/17/2014

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