Auction 160, Lot 322

"Chart of the Columbia River for 90 Miles from Its Mouth. Drawn from Several Surveys in the Possession of W.A. Slacum U.S.N.", U.S. Government

Subject: Oregon & Washington

Period: 1838 (circa)

Publication: Sen. Doc. #470, 25th Congress, 2nd Session

Color: Black & White

9 x 16.3 inches
22.9 x 41.4 cm

Detailed map of the river from Point Adams/Cape Disappointment east to Ft. Vancouver, showing villages along the way. The map shows the navigability of the river with soundings, sand bars and islands. It was drawn from several surveys in the possession of W. A. Slacum, USN. This is a companion map to Hood's map of the United States Territory of Oregon West of the Rocky Mountains.

References: Claussen & Friis #222.

Condition: B+

Issued folding with minor staining and a few spots of foxing.

Estimate: $100 - $130

Sold for: $110

Closed on 11/16/2016