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Auction 191, Lot 351

"Mexico", Hall, Sidney

Subject: Southern United States & Mexico, Texas

Period: 1845 (circa)

Publication: Black's General Atlas...

Color: Hand Color

14.7 x 10.1 inches
37.3 x 25.7 cm
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This is an attractive representation of the present-day southwestern United States, Texas and Mexico. The map depicts the new state of Texas in its stovepipe configuration, bound by the Rio Grande on its western border. In Upper or New California, there is an American Fur Co. Depot on the eastern shore of L. Youta or Salt L. The Great Spanish Road is shown from the Red River to Santa Fe, and then heading south through the length of Mexico. The map continues into Central America in an inset of Guatimala.

References: Day #1508.

Condition: B+

Contemporary outline color on a lightly toned sheet with a couple minor spots.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $300

Closed on 2/8/2023