Auction 159, Lot 150

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"Map of the United States, and Territories. Together with Canada &c.", Mitchell, Samuel Augustus

Subject: United States

Period: 1876 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
21.5 x 13.7 inches
54.6 x 34.8 cm

This is an attractive map of the United States enclosed in a floral border. Dacotah has not yet split into North and South Dakota, and Oklahoma remains Indian Territory. The recently established Yellowstone National Park is shown in Wyoming Territory. An extensive railroad network runs throughout the East, with the Transcontinental Railroad and wagon roads shown in the western territories. Numerous Indian tribes are named. An inset at bottom right depicts Newfoundland.

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Condition: B+

There are a few spots of foxing in the image and light toning along sheet edges.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $80

Closed on 9/14/2016

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