Catalog Archive
Auction 92, Lot 189

"Chart of the Columbia River for 90 miles from its mouth", U.S. Government

Subject: Oregon and Washington

Period: 1838 (circa)

Publication: Senate Doc.#470, 25th Congress, 2nd Session

Color: Black & White

9 x 16.3 inches
22.9 x 41.4 cm
Download High Resolution Image
(or just click on image to launch the Zoom viewer)

Detailed map of the river from Point Adams/Cape Disappointment east to Ft. Vancouver, showing villages along the way. The map shows the navigability of the river with soundings, sand bars and islands. It was drawn from several surveys in the possession of W. A. Slacum, USN. This is a companion map to Hood's map of the "United States Territory of Oregon, West of the Rocky Mountains".


Condition: B

Folding as issued. Light scattered foxing.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $100

Closed on 9/13/2000