1849 Colton Case Map of the United States (Texas at Fullest) (First Edition) (Gold Rush)
Code: UnitedStates-colton-1849
Price: $10,000.00
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Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/colton.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/atwood.txt
Condition: Very good, near fine example. Dissected and mounted on linen in 32 panels. Original linen.
Date: 1849 (dated)
Height: 33
Note: 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.
References: Rumsey 5535.001 (2nd edition) Boston Public Library, Leventhal Center, G3300 1849 .C65. New York Public Library, Map Div. 01-5133. OCLC : 47017064.
Scale: 1 : 6400000
Tags: Colton, Westward Migration, California Gold Rush, First Edition, Mexican American War, Republic of Texas, Atwood, Compromise of 1850, Texas
Title: Map of the United States of America, the British Provinces, Mexico, the West Indies, and Central America: with part of New Granada and Venezuela.
Width: 40
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1853 Colton Map of New York and Vicinity (33 Miles Around)
Code: NewYork33Miles-colton-1853
Price: $2,750.00
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Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/colton.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Minor wear and verso reinforcement along some of the original fold lines. Professional flattened and cleaned. Detached from but shipped with original red linen binder.
Date: 1853 (dated)
Height: 25.5
Note: One of the most unusual and decorative pocket maps of New York City to appear in the 19th century.
References: Rumsey 0173.001 (1853 edition), 3472 (Eddy); Haskell, Manhattan Maps: A Co-operative List, 900-915a.
Title: Map of The Country Thirty Three Miles Around The City of New York.
Width: 24
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1846 / 1878 Colton Map of New York City and Vicinity (33 Miles Around)
Code: NYC33Miles-colton-1878
Price: $2,000.00
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Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/colton.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along some of the original fold lines. Backed with original linen. Overall age toning.
Date: 1878 (dated)
Height: 25
Note: A highly decorative map of New York City.
References: Rumsey 0173.001 (1853 edition), 3472 (Eddy); Haskell, Manhattan Maps: A Co-operative List, 900-915a.
Scale: 1 : 205920
Tags: Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, Colton, Atwood, Eddy
Title: Map of The Country Thirty Three Miles Around The City of New York.
Width: 24
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1848 Phelps National Map of the United States (pocket map)
Code: UnitedStates-phelps-1848
Price: $1,500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:25:31
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/phelps.txt
Condition: Very good condition. This is an exceptionally nice copy, generally in very good condition, with superb unusually bright original color. Removed from original booklet (included) for conservation purposes. Minor verso repairs and reinforcement along original fold lines. Outer margins narrow as issued. Booklet in good condition exhibiting some wearing to the spine and edges as well as a couple of scrapes and scratches to the outer cover. Interior of book features numerous notes in pencil by original owners.
Date: 1848 (dated)
Height: 21in
References: Wheat, Carl Irving, Mapping the Transmississippi West, 1540-1861 (5 vols), page 731. New York Public Library, Map Division, 02-303 (1858 Edition) & 01-5129 (German Edition 1849). Library of Congress Map Division, G3700 1852 .A8 TIL (1853 Edition).
Source: Hand Color
Title: Phelps’s National Map of the United States, A Travellers Guide. Embracing the Principal Rail Roads, Canals, Steam Boat & Stage Routes throughout the Union.
Width: 25.5
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1876 Walker Map of Hackensack, New Jesey
Code: HackensackNJ2-walker-1876
Price: $175.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:39:26
Condition: Good. Even overall toning. Original centerfold exhibits some wear and in verso reinforcement. Minor discolorations here and there. Edge wear mostly confined to margins.
Date: 1876 (undated)
Height: 16.75
References: Phillips (Atlases) #2152.
Source: Walker, A. H., and Pease, C. C. Atlas of Bergen County, New Jersey, 1876.
Title: Part of Hackensack.
Width: 27.25
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