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Auction 188, Lot 227


"Plan of Oswego Harbour", Bouchette, Joseph

Subject: Oswego, New York

Period: 1815 (dated)

Publication: Topographical Description of the Province of Lower Canada...

Color: Black & White

4.9 x 8.5 inches
12.4 x 21.6 cm
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A small chart of Oswego Harbor complete with soundings, anchorages, and bottom types. The town of Oswego is shown along the shore as a quaint group of buildings. Oswego was an important supply point for American naval operations on Lake Ontario during the War of 1812. Engraved by J. Walker and published by William Faden.


Condition: A

A crisp impression with a couple of tiny dampstains confined to the top blank margin.

Estimate: $100 - $130

Sold for: $1

Closed on 6/22/2022