"The Sacramento Valley from the American River to Butte Creek…", Derby, George Horatio (Lt)
Subject: California & Gold Rush
Period: 1849 (dated)
Publication: Senate Doc 47, 31st Congress, 1st Sesson.
Color: Black & White
17.5 x 22.5 inches
44.5 x 57.2 cm
Map of major importance to the CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH. On a scale of 4 1/2 miles to the inch, it provides a detailed view of the region with numerous small towns, ranches, "Diggings", trails and roads. Interesting notations concerning grazing, road conditions, soil fertility, etc.
References: Wheat (Gold) #149.
Folding as issued, with a bit of light foxing. Overall very good condition.