1849 Colton Case Map of the United States (Texas at Fullest) (First Edition) (Gold Rush)
Code: UnitedStates-colton-1849
Price: $10,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 09 Mar 2014 17:15:00
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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1850 Smith Map of North America w/ California Gold Region and early Texas
Code: NorthAmerica2-smith-1850
Price: $1,400.00
AddDate: Mon, 24 Mar 2014 15:46:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/shermansmith.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/disturnell.txt
Condition: Good. Verso repairs to several spits. Early tape damage in which old tape has been removed from verso, but some staining remains.. Professionally flattened and backed on archival tissue. Lacking boards. Priced accordingly.
Date: 1850 (dated)
Height: 22.5
Note: Important Gold Rush map detailing the California Gold Region and showing Texas at its largest.
References: Rumsey 2770.000 (later edition). Wheat, C. I., Mapping of the Transmississippi West, 1540 – 1861, 692. Wheat, C. I., Maps of the California Gold Region, 232.
Scale: 1 : 15000000
Tags: Sherman and Smith, Texas, Republic of Texas, Westward Migration, California Gold Rush, Nebraska Territory, Compromise of 1850, Disturnell
Title: Map of North America by J. Calvin Smith.
Width: 19.25
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