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Auction 195, Lot 160


"Johnson's United States", Johnson and Ward

Subject: United States

Period: 1864 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

23.2 x 17.1 inches
58.9 x 43.4 cm
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This map shows a mostly evolved configuration in the western territories. Wyoming is formed but is identified in outline text only. Arizona includes the southern tip of Nevada. The track of the Pony Express, Fremont's route of 1844, the routes of the proposed transcontinental railroads, and locations of army forts are depicted. Surrounded by a decorative border.


Condition: B

There is light toning, scattered foxing, and dampstains that enter the top decorative border. A short centerfold separation at bottom has been closed on verso with archival tape.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $36

Closed on 11/15/2023