Auction 96, Lot 185

"Indian Territory Compiled under the direction of Hon: John H. Oberly, Commissioner of Indian Affairs", U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs

Subject: Oklahoma

Period: 1889 (dated)

Publication: Pub. Senate Ex Doc 78, 51st Cong., 1st Session

Color: Printed Color

31.6 x 23.5 inches
80.3 x 59.7 cm

A colorful and informative map of present day Oklahoma sans its panhandle. Legends identify military reservations, Indian reservations, roads, trails, and railroads. Hydrology and topography are well developed. Thirty-one different Indian lands are noted with information on pertinent treaties and Executive Orders and keyed to map. Made under the direction of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, John H. Oberly. Very nicely colored and attractive sheet.


Condition: A+

Issued folded, now backed with Japanese tissue.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $550

Closed on 9/12/2001