"A Plat Exhibiting the State of the Surveys in the State of Florida with References", U.S. State Surveys
Period: 1845 (dated)
Publication: Surveyor General's Office, St. Augustine
Color: Black & White
25.8 x 23.2 inches
65.5 x 58.9 cm
An interesting and detailed early lithographed map representing the state of surveying just six months after gaining statehood. Clearly shows the Everglades, Big Cypress, the Northern Keys, Arredondo Grant, Forbes Purchase. Detailed notes related to surveys and townships. Issued from St. Augustine by Robert Butler Surveyor General.
Several fold separations and one area of loss, the whole stabilized with rice paper. Some foxing and offsetting, still good.