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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1899 Panoramic View Map 'Route of the Mormon Pioneers'  (Utah, Iowa, Wyoming, Nebraska)
Code: MormonPioneers-millroyhayes-1899
Price: $10,000.00
AddDate: Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:27:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/millroyhayes.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor edge wear. Presentation copy on thick stock
Date: 1899 (dated)
Height: 14
Note: Extraordinary panorama showing the route of the Mormon Pioneers and the Westward Expansion.
Scale: 1 : 67905000
Tags: Westward Migration, Mormons, Millroy and Hayes, Great Salt Lake, Pioneers, View, Broadside, Americana
Title: Route of the Mormon Pioneers from Nauvoo to Great Salt Lake.
Width: 41.5
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1841 Phelps and Ensign Wall Map of the United States
Code: UnitedStatesWall-phelpsensign-1841
Price: $4,000.00
AddDate: Fri, 27 Dec 2013 17:16:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/phelpshumphrey.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/ensign.txt
Condition: Very good. Professionally restored and backed on fresh linen. Missing original rollers. New rollers can be manufactured upon request.
Date: 1841 (dated)
Height: 27
Note: Spectacular patriotic wall map of the United States illustrating the Republic of Texas.
References: Boston Public Library, Leventhal Center, G3700 1840 .P5. New York Public Library, Map Div. 01-5146. OCLC : 47017064.
Scale: 1 : 4750000
Tags: Phelps, Ensign, Republic of Texas, Mexican American War
Title: Phelps and Ensign's travellers' guide, and map of the United States, containing the roads, distances, steam boat and canal routes and c.
Width: 41
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1755 Anville Map of Lousiana, New England, Canada, and Eastern North America
Code: CanadaLouisianeTerresAngloises-anville-1755
Price: $3,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:05:28
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/anville.txt
Condition: Good condition. Some creasing on original fold lines. Four panels, joined.
Date: 1755 (dated)
Height: 34
Note: Important map offering a French perspective of North America shortly following the onset of the French and Indian War.
References: Kershaw, Early printed maps of Canada v. 2, 353. Karrow, 1-0602. Lowery, W., The Lowery Collection, 408. Journal des scavans, juin 1756, p. 23-34; cf P-Maps, p. 575 (1780 ed.); Library of Congress, Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies, 17 (1780 ed.). National Maritime Museum, 200, no. 91-94. New York Public Library, Map Division, 01-5335. Cumming, W., The Southeast in Early Maps, 296. Karpinski, L. C., Bibliography of the Printed Maps of Michigan, 1804-1880, LIX.
Scale: 1 : 2900000
Source: Memoire sur la carte intitulee: Canada, Louisiane, & Terres angloises, (Paris) 1756.
Title: Canada Louisiane et Terres Angloises.
Width: 45
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1783 Vaugondy Map of the World in Hemispheres
Code: World-vaugondy-1783
Price: $2,750.00
AddDate: Thu, 17 Oct 2013 12:27:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vaugondy.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible. Wear to outer margins. Minor soiling lower right corner. Original fold lines exhibit some wear. Blank on verso.
Date: 1783 (dated)
Height: 19
Note: From an ephemeral period after Cook's voyage but before the offical maps and accounts were released.
References: Pedley, M. S., Bel et Utile, cat no. 8, page 62 (illus). Rumsey 3353.013 (1752).
Scale: 1 : 70000000
Source: Robert de Vaugondy, G., Atlas Universel (Paris: Boudet) 1783.
Tags: Vaugondy, Groux, Boudet, Cook, River of the West, De Fonte, de Fuca, Speculative Cartography, Baron Lahonton
Title: Mappemonde ou Description du Globe Terrestre dresse sur les memories les plus nouveaux et assujettie aux observations astronomiques, avec les Routes, et Decouvertes du Celebre Captaine Cook.
Width: 28
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1746 Popple Key Map of North America (Crepy)
Code: NorthAmericaPoppleKey-crepy-1746
Price: $1,850.00
AddDate: Mon, 14 Oct 2013 16:22:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/popple.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/crepy.txt
Condition: Good. Margins narrow but intact. Moderate toning.
Date: 1746 (undated)
Height: 20.25
References: Goss, J., The Mapmaker’s Art: A History of Cartography, 55.
Scale: 1 : 11000000
Tags: French and Indian War, American Revolutionary War, Popple, Crepy, Lempiere
Title: Carte Generale De L'Amerique Septentrionale Avec les possessions Angloises dans cette partie du nouveau monde, Dressee sur la carte de Pople, publiee a Londres en 20 fuilles, pour servir a l'intelligence de la guerre presente.
Width: 19.5
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1820 Warner Pocket Map of the United States
Code: UnitedStates-warner-1820
Price: $1,750.00
AddDate: Fri, 21 Jun 2013 16:46:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/warnerb.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/andersonh.txt
Condition: Good. Backed with archival tissue for stability. Some creasing throughout including old printing creases near title. Light soiling. Original binder absent.
Date: 1820 (dated)
Height: 16.25
Note: Among the earliest American maps to show the United States stretching from coast to coast.
References: Wheat, Carl Irving, Mapping of the Transmississippi West, 1540-1861, 340. Phillips (America) p. 881. Arkway, Cat 57.
Scale: 1: 7603200
Tags: Warner, Ames-Onis Treaty, Great Salt Lake, Buenaventura River, Anderson
Title: United States of America Corrected and Improved from the Best Authorities
Width: 25
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1854 Colton Pocket Map of Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Indiana and Kentucky
Code: WesternStates-colton-1854
Price: $1,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:11:39
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/colton.txt
Condition: Good condition. Original folds exhibit wear and toning. Some loss and verso repair - see image. Removed from original binder (included) for preservation reasons. Original binder split at spine, title stamped with gold gilt letters.
Date: 1854 (dated)
Height: 35.5
References: Library of Congress, Map Division, G4061.P3 1853 .C6 Fil 59. Rumsey 4985. American Antiquarian Society, Box 3. Library of Congress, Railroad maps, 147a. Kentucky Historical Society, Map Collection, khs.map.87.
Source: Pocket Map (Independent Issue)
Title: Colton's Railroad & Township Map of the Western States compiled from the United States Surveys.
Width: 42
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1701 Moll Map of the United States w/Insular California
Code: NorthAmerica-moll-1701
Price: $850.00
AddDate: Fri, 20 Mar 2015 17:11:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/moll.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible. Minor spotting. Text on verso.
Date: 1701 (undated)
Height: 8
Note: Shows Insular California.
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/systemofgeographymoll.txt
References: OCLC: 225273620. Boston Public Library, Leventhal Map Center, G3300 1701 .M6.
Scale: 1 : 32500000
Source: Moll, H., A System of Geography: Or, A New and Accurate Description of the Earth In all its Empires, Kingdoms and States (London), 1701.
Tags: Speculative Cartography, Moll, Insular California, Anian, Great Lakes
Title: The Isle of California, New Mexico, Louisiane, The River Misisipi, and the Lakes of Canada.
Width: 8
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1812 Pinkerton Map of the Western Hemisphere (North America and South America)
Code: WesternHemisphere-pinkerton-1812
Price: $600.00
AddDate: Tue, 23 Apr 2013 12:51:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/pinkerton.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear and verso repair along original centerfold.
Date: 1812 (dated)
Height: 21.5
References: Rumsey 0732.001 (1812 edition). Phillips (atlases) 724.
Scale: 1 : 40000000
Source: Pinkerton, John, A modern atlas, from the latest and best authorities, exhibiting the various divisions of the world, with its chief empires, kingdoms and states, in sixty maps, carefully reduced from the largest and most authentic sources, (London: Cadell & Davies, Longman Hurst Rees, & Orme) 1813.
Tags: Pinkerton, Speculative Cartography, Louisiana Purchase, Hudson Bay Company, Louis and Clark, David Thomson, Samuel HearneThomson, Missouri River, Northwest Passage, Alexander Mackenzie, El Dorado, Laguna Xarayes
Title: [Western Hemisphere].
Width: 20.5
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1862 John Pope Map of the Mississippi River around New Madrid, Riddles Point, and Tiptonville
Code: NewMadridIsland10-wardept-1862
Price: $550.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:59:52
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/handtke.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/pope.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original folds. Blank on verso. Professionally flattened and backed with Japanese tissue.
Date: 1862 (undated)
Height: 21
Note: Important early Civil War Map illustrating the first major Union victory on the Mississippi River at New Madrid or the Kentucky Bend.
References: Rumsey 1780.010 (1895 edition woth additional panels), Library of Congress Catalog no. 99447443. Stephenson, R.W., Civil War Maps: An Annotated List of maps and Atlases in the Library of Congress, 299.8.
Source: Pope, J., Report of Maj. Gen. John Pope to the Committee on the Conduct of the War, (Washington D. C.: War Department) 1862.
Title: Map showing the system of rebel fortifications on the Mississippi River at Island No. 10 and New Madrid, also the operations of the U.S. forces under General John Pope against these positions.
Width: 18
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1851 U. S. Geological Corps Geological Map of Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota
Code: WisconsinIowaMinnesota-usgc-1851
Price: $550.00
AddDate: Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:44:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/owen.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear and toning along original fold lines. Professionally flattened and backed with archival tissue.
Date: 1851 (dated)
Height: 44.5
References: Rumsey 0690.052.
Scale: 1 : 1230000
Tags: Geological Map, U. S. Government Map,
Title: Geological Map of Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota: Exhibiting also, the extension of the Iowa Coal-field into Missouri, and its relation to the Illinois Coal-field.
Width: 27
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