Auction 151, Lot 323

"Mexico & Guatemala", Tanner, Henry Schenck

Subject: Southern United States & Mexico, Texas

Period: 1834 (dated)

Publication: New Universal Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
14.7 x 11.7 inches
37.3 x 29.7 cm

This map of the southwest shows Texas as still a part of Mexico with Austins Colony noted. Sonora extends north into present-day Utah and is wedged between New Mexico and Upper California. The rivers Timpanogos and San Buenaventura run straight through the Great Basin into the Pacific. Insets include the Valley of Mexico and Guatemala. The map presents a great picture of the region prior to Texas declaring its independence.

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Condition: A

Original color with one small spot in New Mexico, else fine.

Estimate: $375 - $450

Sold for: $275

Closed on 11/19/2014

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