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Auction 164, Lot 334

"[Wall Map] Texas", Cram, George F. & Company

Subject: Texas

Period: 1935 (circa)


Color: Printed Color

27.1 x 34 inches
68.8 x 86.4 cm
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This promotional wall map was published by "The Farmer-Stockman" and shows a very detailed map of the state's highway system and counties. The far western part of the state is shown in an inset at lower left. The map is surrounded by flags of all the states. The verso contains an index as well as postal information. The second sheet shows maps of the world and United States with the verso containing presidential portraits and flags of various nations.


Condition: B

The brightly colored map of Texas has light toning, a few minor stains, and several edge tears at bottom that extend a few inches into the image that have been closed on verso with archival tape. The second sheet, containing maps of the world and United States, has a 7" tear at bottom and a few shorter tears, but no image loss.

Estimate: $200 - $250


Closed on 9/13/2017