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Auction 94, Lot 167

"Johnson's New Map of the State of Texas", Johnson & Ward

Subject: Texas

Period: 1864 (circa)

Publication: Illustrated Family Atlas of the World

Color: Hand Color

24.2 x 16.5 inches
61.5 x 41.9 cm
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Large map with county development mostly in Eastern Texas. The panhandle noted as the "Staked Plains (Elevated Table Land, without Wood or Water)". The proposed Houston & Guaymas Railroad is shown. Nice depiction of the wagon roads. Insets include a Plan of Sabine Lake, Plan of the Northern part of Texas, and Plan of Galveston Bay. Decorative border.


Condition: B

Light damp stains in lower border and a couple of stains in map.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $180

Closed on 3/7/2001