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Auction 88, Lot 97

"Route from Ft. Ellis Montana to Fort Hope, British Columbia, traveled by General Sherman July and August 1883", U.S. War Dept.

Subject: Northwestern United States

Period: 1883 (circa)


Color: Black & White

27.2 x 15.2 inches
69.1 x 38.6 cm

Issued with Col. J.C. Tidball's account of Sherman's inspection tour through the Northwest. The map covers northwest Montana, northern Idaho, most of Oregon and all of Washington with just a bit of British Columbia. Incredible detail including cities, trails, railroads, Indian Reservations, forts and Army reservations, saw mills, mines and much more. Folding as issued.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $100 - $120

Sold for: $130

Closed on 10/2/1999