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Auction 92, Lot 160

"Reconnaissance of the Tulares Valley", Derby, George Horatio (Lt)

Subject: California & Gold Rush

Period: 1850 (dated)

Publication: Senate Doc #110, 32nd Congress, 1st Session [1852]

Color: Black & White

18.2 x 14.6 inches
46.2 x 37.1 cm

An interesting map of the area south of the San Joaquin River from the Ocean to the foothills of Sierra Nevada Mountains. A "road to Los Angeles" runs down the center of the map. There is also a road from Monterey to San Louis Obispo with several villages shown along the way. Several mountain passes are noted. A map of major importance according to Wheat. Folding as issued.

References: Wheat (Gold) #150.

Condition: A+

Folding as issued.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $70

Closed on 9/13/2000