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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1676 John Speed and Francis Lamb Map of New England and New York
Code: NewEnglandNewYork-johnspeed-1676
Price: $7,900.00
AddDate: Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:32:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lamb.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bassetchiswell.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/speed.txt
Condition: Very good. Extremely minor older centerfold reinforcement to lower margin not affecting printed area. Plate mark visible. English text on verso.
Date: 1676 (undated)
Height: 15.5
Note: Only English map from the Jansson Visscher series. Map reveals the rapid Anglicization of the region following the 1665 British takeover of New Amsterdam / New York City.
References: Burden, P., The Mapping of North America II, #455. McCorkle, B. B, New England in Early Printed Maps 1513 - 1800, #676. New York Public Library, Map Div. 01-5126. Campbell, T., 'The Jansson-Visscher Maps of New England', The Mapping of America (Tooley, R. V.), no. 23.
Scale: 1 : 2250000
Source: Speed, John, Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World, (London: Bassett and Chiswell) 1676.
Tags: Speed, Lamb, Bassett and Chiswell, Colonial America, Lake Iroquois, Jansson-Visscher Series
Title: A Map of New England and New York.
Width: 19
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1848 Morris and Melish Wall Map of Pennsylvania
Code: Pennsylvania-barnes-1848
Price: $6,500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:54:57
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/melish.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/morris.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/barnes.txt
Condition: Very good. Full professional restoration.
Date: 1848 (dated)
Height: 54
Note: First edition of one of the most important wall maps of Pennsylvania ever issued.
References: Phillips (America), p. 682 (Variant). New York Public Library, Map Division, Map Div. 01-1947. Rumsey 2275.000 (1849 edition).
Title: Map Of Pennsylvania, constructed from the County Surveys authorized by the State; and other original Documents.
Width: 77
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1884 Colton Wall Map of Long Island, New York
Code: LongIsland-colton-1884
Price: $5,750.00
AddDate: Tue, 23 Jul 2013 20:27:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/colton.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Professionally flattened and backed on fine linen. Original linen binder included.
Date: 1884 (dated)
Height: 31
Note: The largest and most dramatic pocket map of Long Island to appear in the 19th century.
References: Rumsey 0167.000. Not in Phillips or Haskell.
Scale: 1 : 126720
Tags: Colton, Long Island, Tourist Map, Railroad Map, New York City
Title: Colton's New Map of Long Island.
Width: 64
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1855 Imray Map Nautical Chart of the East Coast of the United States: New York to Florida
Code: VirginiaCarolinaGeorgia-imray-1855
Price: $4,500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:04:32
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/imray.txt
Condition: Very good, remarkably so. Minor soiling, right side. Minor verso repair, left side. Occasional manuscript annotation and additional soundings added in pencil. Is much cleaner than image above suggests due to difficulties in imaging such a large piece.
Date: 1855 (dated)
Height: 41
Note: One of only three known examples of this important early chart covering Florida, Virginia, Georgia, New Jersey, and the Carolinas.
Scale: 1 : 750000
Title: Chart of the East Coast of North America, Extending from New York to the Strait of Florida, including Plans on a Large Scale of the Principal Harbors, Drawn chiefly from the Surveys made by order of the United States Government.
Width: 78
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1895 Eldridge Nuatical Chart or Map of the Long Island Sound, New York
Code: LongIslandSound-eldridge-1895
Price: $4,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:41:12
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/eldridge.txt
Condition: Good Condition. Has been used in for actual navigation. Chart exhibits some wear and has been professionally flattened, restored, and backed on fine linen.
Date: 1895 (dated)
Height: 27.5
Note: An extremely scarce nautical chart of the Long Island Sound.
Title: Geo. W. Eldridge's Chart C Long Island Sound from New York to New London.
Width: 85
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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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1764 Bellin Map of New York City
Code: VilleManathe-bellin-1764
Price: $3,500.00
AddDate: Thu, 07 May 2015 17:40:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bellin.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible. Minor spotting.
Date: 1764 (undated)
Drawer: 2
Height: 9.5
References: Augustyn, R. T., Cohen, P., Manhattan in Maps 1527 - 1995, p. 50-51. Haskell, D., Manhattan Maps A Co-operative List, nos. 296-302. Tooley, R. V., The Mapping of America, 124, state 2.
Scale: 1.906944444
Source: Bellin, J. N., Petite Atlas Maritime, Vol. 1, (Paris) 1764.     
Tags: Manhattan, Bellin
Title: Ville De Manathe ou Nouvelle-Yorc. 
Width: 7.5
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1668 Doncker Map of the Atlantic, with early Dutch New York (New Amsterdam)
Code: NewNederlandBrazil-doncker-1668
Price: $2,800.00
AddDate: Sat, 21 Feb 2015 19:00:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/doncker.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor verso reinforcement near centerfold at margins.
Date: 1668 (undated)
Height: 17
Note: A scarce nautical chart detailing Dutch interests in America including New Amsterdam (New York). From an unrecorded 1668 French edition of Doncker's Atlas.
References: Burden, Phillip D., The Mapping of North America: A List of Printed Maps, 1511-1670, #338, state 2.
Scale: 1 : 14000000
Source: Doncker, Hendrick, L'Atlas de Mer ou Monde Aquatique (Amsterdam) 1668.
Tags: New Amsterdam, Manhattan, Colonial America, Doncker, VOC
Title: Pas Caart van Brazil en Nieu-Nederland van corvo en Flores tot de Barbados.
Width: 21.5
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1853 Colton Map of New York and Vicinity (33 Miles Around)
Code: NewYork33Miles-colton-1853
Price: $2,750.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:21:46
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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1848 Walker Pocket Map of New York City
Code: NewYorkCity-walker-1848
Price: $2,500.00
AddDate: Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:30:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/walkeredward.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/kemblewilliam.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/burr.txt
Condition: Very good. Removed from original binder (included) and backed with archival tissue for stability. Stored flat. Minor wear and toning on original fold lines.
Date: 1848 (dated)
Height: 23
Note: Rare map of New York City showing Masonic and Odd Fellows Lodges.
References: OCLC: 18803986. New York Public Library, Map Division, Map Div. 01-1822. Haskell, D., Manhattan Maps A Co-operative List, 900 (1846).
Scale: 1 : 12200
Tags: Edward Walker, Kemble, Burr, Odd Fellows, Masonic Order
Width: 18
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1856 Dripps Map of Brooklyn (New York City)
Code: Brooklyn-dripps-1856
Price: $2,500.00
AddDate: Fri, 03 Oct 2014 14:20:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/dripps.txt
Condition: Very good. Laid down on archival tissue for stability. Removed from by accompanied by original gilt stamped linen binder.
Date: 1856 (dated)
Height: 18.5
Note: One of the earliest obtainable maps to illustrate Brooklyn after its 1855 consolidation with Greepoint, Williamsburg, and Bushwick.
Scale: 1 : 21600
Tags: Brooklyn, Dripps
Title: Map of the City of Brooklyn (as consolidated January 1st 1855).
Width: 23.5
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