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Auction 195, Lot 149


"Shipwreck Chart of the Great Lakes",

Subject: Great Lakes

Period: 1977 (dated)


Color: Printed Color

32.8 x 20.8 inches
83.3 x 52.8 cm
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This historical map was created by Rick and Jack Salen for the Mariner Chart Shop in Tobermory, Ontarion on Lake Huron. It memorializes the major shipwrecks that have occurred in the Great Lakes, identifying the name of the ship and the year and approximate location the wreck occurred. The map includes vignettes of many of the ships that have wrecked in these lakes, as well as some of the stories of the incidents.


Condition: A

On a sturdy sheet with small pinholes in the corners of the sheet.

Estimate: $60 - $90

Sold for: $100

Closed on 11/15/2023