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Auction 92, Lot 112

"British Possessions in North America", Walker, J & C

Subject: Canada and United States

Period: 1834 (published)

Publication: History of the British Colonies, Vol III

Color: Hand Color

17.8 x 12.4 inches
45.2 x 31.5 cm
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Outline color defines coast lines and the English boundary claim in the Pacific Northwest, i.e. the claim to the Oregon Territory. A very nice map of Canada. Three interesting tables give area and population figures for the United State and British Territories, as well as the "White Population in 1834". Issued folded, now pressed.


Condition: A

Issued folded, now pressed. Couple of fold separations repaired with archival tape.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $150

Closed on 9/13/2000