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Auction 158, Lot 102

"Virginia, Maryland and Delaware", Bradford, Thomas Gamaliel

Subject: Mid-Atlantic United States

Period: 1835 (published)


Color: Hand Color

10 x 7.8 inches
25.4 x 19.8 cm

This attractive map of the region shows county development current to 1833 with Rappahannock from Culpepper County in Virginia (1833) but prior to Marshall being organized from Ohio County in the present-day panhandle of West Virginia (1835). The Chesapeake & Ohio Canal is shown extending west to Cumberland along the Potomac River, and an early railroad reaches as far west as Harper's Ferry and Winchester. Topography, rivers, towns and settlements are depicted as well as completed railroads and canals and proposed railroads.

References: Phillips (A) #769 or #770.

Condition: B+

Original outline color with a bit of light staining and soiling.

Estimate: $180 - $220

Sold for: $130

Closed on 6/22/2016