"Map of the Head Waters of the Rivers Susquehanna & Delaware Embracing the Early Patents on the South Side of the Mohawk River from the Original, Drawn About the Year 1790...", Pease Lithography
Subject: Southern New York
Period: 1850 (circa)
Publication: The Documentary History of the State of New York
Color: Hand Color
21.8 x 19.8 inches
55.4 x 50.3 cm
Detailed land grant map of regions south of the Mohawk and east of the Tianaderha rivers, showing the original grants with owner's names and dates. The map was drawn from a map by Simeon de Witt, Surveyor General of the State of New York in about 1790. A nice landscape vignette and elegant swash letter title complete the composition.
Issued folding and now flattened and backed with tissue to repair a short edge tear at left. Light offsetting.