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Auction 94, Lot 143

"Map No. 2 Map of the Rock Island Rapids of the Mississippi River", U.S. Government

Subject: Illinois

Period: 1837 (dated)

Publication: Sen. Doc. 139, 25th Cong., 2nd Session

Color: Black & White

62 x 18 inches
157.5 x 45.7 cm
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Surveyed by Lt. Robert E. Lee in his early years. This map shows a street plan of Milan and the Islands of Campbell and Davenport. Extremely detailed.

References: Keopp #316.

Condition: B

Map folds as issued with one corner missing, not affecting image, but just barely so. Otherwise, map is very good.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $95

Closed on 3/7/2001