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Auction 166, Lot 237

"Kentucky", Scott, Joseph

Subject: Kentucky

Period: 1795 (circa)

Publication: United States Gazetteer

Color: Black & White

Size:
7.3 x 6.1 inches
18.5 x 15.5 cm
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This is the first state of this early U.S. produced map. Details include county names and settlements, with limited topographical information. The northern portion of the border with Virginia follows the incorrect cartography of Elihu Barker's map. This first state has Tennessee below labeled S.W. Territory.

References: Wheat & Brun #643.

Condition: B+

Issued folding with light soiling and minor scattered foxing.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $150

Closed on 2/14/2018

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