Auction 153, Lot 264

"Geographical, Statistical, and Historical Map of Indiana", Carey & Lea

Subject: Indiana

Period: 1822 (circa)

Publication: American Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8.7 x 11.2 inches
22.1 x 28.4 cm

The map is on a full folio sheet (20.8 x 16.5") surrounded by English text giving a brief description of Indiana's boundaries, rivers, climate, chief towns, government and history. The finely engraved map delineates the counties, roads, and major towns. Development is confined to the southern portion of the state, with the large Delaware and Wabash counties occupying the middle of the state. The Indian Boundary line is prominently depicted in the north. Drawn by Fielding Lucas, Jr. and engraved by Young & Delleker.

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Condition: B+

A strong impression with original color, light scattered foxing, and a few minor damp stains confined to the blank margins.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 5/20/2015

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