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Auction 95, Lot 117

"Map of the Seat of War to Accompany the American Conflict", Case & Company

Subject: Southern United States

Period: 1865 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

36.8 x 25.8 inches
93.5 x 65.5 cm
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Large and important Civil War map in original hand color. Extends west to include part of Kansas, Indian Territory and Texas to beyond Houston but not as far as Austin. Shows and names many railroads and considerable other detail. Insets are portions of Texas and Florida. A table provides symbols for towns, villages, battlefields, forts, military routes of infantry and cavalry, railroads and canals.


Condition: A

Backed with Japanese tissue to reinforce a few fold splits. Small fold intersection loss replaced.

Estimate: $450 - $500

Sold for: $230

Closed on 6/13/2001