Auction 153, Lot 132

"[Lot of 4] United States [and] The Western States [and] The Middle States Maryland & Virginia [and] Southern States", Huntington, F. J.

Subject: United States

Period: 1830-32 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

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See Description

A nice set of double-page maps showing the extent of the evolving country. The United States map shows a large Arkansas Territory including present-day Oklahoma, Missouri Territory bounded by the Mississippi River and the Continental Divide, and Oregon Territory extending well north into present-day British Columbia. The regional maps depict county development with numerous towns located and named. The list of maps include:

A. United States, dated 1830 (15.9 x 10.2").

B. The Western States, dated 1832 (15.9 x 9.9").

C. The Middle States Maryland & Virginia, dated 1830 (9.6 x 16.2").

D. Southern States, dated 1832 (15.9 x 9.8").

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Condition: B

Original color with centerfold toning, a few spots of foxing, and minor soiling. Several sheets have short centerfold separations that have been closed on verso with archival materials.

Estimate: $150 - $180

Sold for: $210

Closed on 5/20/2015

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