Auction 96, Lot 163

"Soil Maps, Idaho Falls Sheet [and] Blackfoot Sheet", U.S.D.A.

Subject: Idaho

Period: 1903 (dated)

Publication: Bureau of Soil

Color: Printed Color

26 x 20.5 inches
66 x 52.1 cm

Pair of detailed maps follow the course of the Snake river at a scale of 1"=1mile. Surveyed by W.E.M. Lendon and Louis Mesmer. Shows early canals, street level detail of Idaho Falls & Blackfoot, route of the Oregon Short Line RR. Both with embossed stamp of The American Museum of Natural History.


Condition: B

Lightly toned with some splits, most limited to fold intersections and margin, paper delicate.

Estimate: $25 - $35

Sold for: $15

Closed on 9/12/2001