Auction 92, Lot 153

"Map of the Province of Tusayan, Arizona Surveyed by A.L. Webster, 1881 [together with] Map Showing the Location of the Pueblos of Arizona and New Mexico", U.S. Bureau of Ethnology

Subject: Hopi Reservation, Arizona

Period: 1881 (dated)

Publication: 2nd Annual Report - 1883

Color: Black & White

Size:
11 x 8 inches
27.9 x 20.3 cm

Map showing the location of the Pueblos of Arizona and New Mexico, U.S.G.S, 1881. 11.1 x 8”. (BW) The first is a finely detailed map of the Hopi mesas with the villages of Oraibi, Shipauiluvi (sic), Tewa and Walpi. Small engraving of Walpi within the title cartouche. Locates trails, springs and ruins. The second map was compiled and drawn by Harry King. Size is 12x9.4". Shows the location of Pueblos, Lodges and ruins with red over-printing. Includes all Pueblo areas, extending from Taos west to Hopi land in Arizona, and south below Acoma. Names forts, agencies and railroads. Red over-printing and legend identify the inhabited, abandoned and ruined Pueblos, cliff lodges and towers.

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Condition: A

Toned along center fold and backed with archival tissue. A nice pair of Pueblo related maps.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $325

Closed on 9/13/2000

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