First edition of Colton's important 1849 map of the United States on the cusp of the Gold Rush. Shows Texas at its fullest extant with a northern stovepipe panhandle. Identifies gold region near Sacramento.
Map of the United States of America, the British Provinces, Mexico, the West Indies, and Central America: with part of New Granada and Venezuela.
Size: Printed area measures 33 x 40 inches (83.82 x 101.6 centimeters)
Westward Migration ,
California Gold Rush ,
First Edition ,
Mexican American War ,
Republic of Texas ,
Compromise of 1850 ,
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