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Auction 98, Lot 186

"That Part of Disturnell's Treaty Map in the Vicinity of the Rio Grande and Southern Boundary of New Mexico as referred to by U.S. Surveyor…", U.S. Government

Subject: New Mexico

Period: 1851 (dated)

Publication: Senate Ex Doc. 19, 32rd Cong., 1st Session

Color: Black & White

11 x 8.7 inches
27.9 x 22.1 cm
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Map covers an area from the Arkansas River south to the 31st parallel. Shows topography, hydrology, Gen. Kearny's route, the route of the Santa Fe Expedition, the old Spanish military road etc. It is one of the key maps in the Bartlett correspondence on the dispute over the survey of the Mexican border.

References: Koepp CIS 626, map #4; Wheat (TMW) 720.

Condition: B

Backed with Japanese tissue. Lightly toned, else very good.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $70

Closed on 3/6/2002