Auction 93, Lot 147

"Reconnaissance of Routes from San Antonio de Bexar to El Paso del Norte &c.", U.S. War Department

Subject: Texas

Period: 1849 (dated)

Publication: Senate ex doc 61 31st Congress. 1st Session

Color: Hand Color

36.6 x 24.6 inches
93 x 62.5 cm

A map showing the route of a reconnaissance in 1849 in red and Lt. Whiting's route in blue. The routes are primarily in west Texas and the southern Rio Grande Valley of New Mexico. It includes topography and hydrography in the vicinity of the routes.

References: Wheat TMW 677.

Condition: A

Light toning mostly on folds.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Sold for: $240

Closed on 12/6/2000