Auction 98, Lot 152

"California and Nevada", Gray, F. A.

Subject: California & Nevada

Period: 1878 (circa)

Publication: The National Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
15.5 x 26 inches
39.4 x 66 cm

Great double-page map showing numerous named railroads, cities and towns, watershed, forts, and more. Three large insets: Plan of Sacramento; The Vicinity of San Francisco; and Map of the Yosemite Valley. Early county development in the south with a huge San Bernardino Country extending nearly across the state. Railroads well developed with the lines through to Ft. Yuma, Wilmington, and extending north to Redding. On verso are two full-page maps: a fine street plan of San Francisco, and Oregon and Washington.

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Condition: A

Good impression and coloring. Split at lower fold just into neatline.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $90

Closed on 3/6/2002

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