Auction 153, Lot 274

"Louisiana", Bradford, Thomas Gamaliel

Subject: Louisiana

Period: 1838 (dated)

Publication: An Illustrated Atlas, Geological, Statistical, and Historical…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
14.2 x 11.4 inches
36.1 x 29 cm

A fine map of the state with thirty-three parishes delineated and named. Shows good detail along the coast including marshes and bays, and depicts numerous towns and settlements as well as a few early railroads. Not to be confused with the maps from the Comprehensive Atlas, this map is several inches larger and carries much more information.

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Condition: B+

Original color with a few minor spots and light uneven toning.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $150

Closed on 5/20/2015

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