Auction 169, Lot 326

"Originalkarte der Californischen Halbinsel nach den Aufnahmen der fur die Lower California Company...", Petermann, Augustus Herman

Subject: Mexico, Baja California

Period: 1868 (dated)

Publication: Petermann's Geographische Mittheilungen

Color: Hand Color

9 x 13.2 inches
22.9 x 33.5 cm

This handsome German map shows the Baja in its entirety with excellent detail for the period. The survey was conducted by J. Ross Browne, Company Engineer, in the years 1866 and 1867. His route is delineated on the map. The map names the towns of Todos Santos, La Paz, Loreto, Mulege, and many small villages like San Quentin and La Ensinada. Inland Mexico is blank.


Condition: A

Issued folding, now flat, with a few minor spots.

Estimate: $220 - $250


Closed on 9/12/2018