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Auction 188, Lot 212

"A New Sectional Map of Florida", Matthews-Northrup Co

Subject: Florida

Period: 1923 (dated)


Color: Printed Color

47.6 x 43.8 inches
120.9 x 111.3 cm
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This very large folding map is delineated by county and colorfully illustrates the railroad network in the state. Locates the Atlantic Coast Line, Florida East Coast Railroad, Georgia Southern & Florida Railroad, Louisville & Nashville Railroad, and more. Surveying is nearly complete, but pockets of south Florida are still undeveloped. The remainder of the sheet contains related text on county statistics, population, and farming as well as an index. Published by the Florida Department of Agriculture under the direction of Nathan Mayo and lithographed by Matthews-Northrup.


Condition: A

Mostly clean with minor soiling and a few faint pencil notations. Dissected and backed with linen.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $10,000

Closed on 6/22/2022