Auction 165, Lot 252

"Louisiana", Colton, Joseph Hutchins

Subject: Louisiana

Period: 1855 (dated)

Publication: Colton's Atlas of America or Atlas of the World Vol. 1

Color: Hand Color

16 x 13 inches
40.6 x 33 cm

A detailed map of the state delineated by county with railroads, roads, canals, cites and villages depicted. County development is current to 1852 with the appearance of Winn County in the northern part of the state, but prior to the renaming of Lafourche Interior to Lafourche (1853). Surrounded by Colton's strapwork border.


Condition: B+

There are a few spots of foxing in the image and a light dampstain in the top right corner of the sheet, away from the map image.

Estimate: $50 - $70

Sold for: $35

Closed on 11/15/2017