Auction 96, Lot 131

"Map of the United States to Illustrate Olney's School Geography", Olney, A. N.

Subject: United States

Period: 1840 (circa)

Publication: Published by D.F. Robinson

Color: Hand Color

17 x 10 inches
43.2 x 25.4 cm

Northern portion of Upper California is marked "Unexplored Region", the rest is covered by a table of distances. Shows a large Independent Texas. Indian Territory is much of the Midwest; Missouri Territory includes most of today's Idaho, Wyoming and Montana; Iowa is most of today's Dakota's and Minnesota.


Condition: C

Closely trimmed at sides, acid burn along center fold. Soiling and staining to varying degrees throughout. A rough map that compensates by the terrific territorial configurations.

Estimate: $40 - $50

Sold for: $120

Closed on 9/12/2001