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Auction 89, Lot 109

"A New Map of the State of Iowa",

Subject: Iowa

Period: 1850 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

15.7 x 13 inches
39.9 x 33 cm
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A fine map of the state showing the extent of settlement. Although most counties are formed, only about half of them have been surveyed or have any towns. A road and railway network is beginning to take shape in the east and south. Lovely pastel colors and engraved border.


Condition: A

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $300

Closed on 12/8/1999