Auction 99, Lot 252

"Colton's Washington and Oregon", Colton, Joseph Hutchins

Subject: Washington and Oregon

Period: 1859 (circa)

Publication: Atlas of the World

Color: Hand Color

Size:
15.5 x 12.5 inches
39.4 x 31.8 cm

A terrific map of the Pacific Northwest that shows Washington Territory in it's most unusual configuration as it wraps around Oregon. Utah's northern border encompasses all of present-day Idaho and parts of Montana and Wyoming. The organized counties of both Oregon and Washington are confined west of the mountain ranges except for Skamania and Walla Walla counties. Decorative border.

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Condition: B

Toned with some light marginal staining.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $275

Closed on 6/12/2002

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