Auction 159, Lot 143

"United States", Huntington, F. J.

Subject: United States

Period: 1830 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16 x 10.1 inches
40.6 x 25.7 cm

This great map of the United States has early and interesting western territorial configurations. Features a large Arkansas Territory, Missouri Territory stretching to the Rocky Mountains, and Oregon Territory extending north into British Columbia. Mexico is in control of Texas and the Southwest. Locates numerous Indian tribes and shows good detail of drainage and topography. Engraved by George Boynton.

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Condition: A

An unusually clean and bright example with very faint toning along the centerfold and a bit of printer's ink residue.

Estimate: $150 - $180

Sold for: $275

Closed on 9/14/2016

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