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Pocket Maps of the United States Pre 1900

PUBLISHED TWO WEEKS AFTER THE OUTBREAK OF THE WAR OF 1812

LAY, AMOS. MAP OF THE NORTHERN PART OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK Compiled From Actual Survey By Amos Lay 1812. AMOS LAY. 1812, JULY 16. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. COPPER ENGRAVING. Dissected and folding pocket map on linen, showing a detailed view of the Canadian border at the outset of the War of 1812. In period roan backed covers. Browned. Heavy stains where folded. Restorable. Very rare. 30"H. x 49.75"W. GOOD. $7,500.00. I.D.#22366.

 

EXTREMELY RARE ENGLISH CASE MAP FROM THE WAR OF 1812

JEFFERYS, THOMAS? A MAP EXHIBITING THE FRONTIERS OF CANADA AND THE UNITED STATES; Intended To Illustrate The Operation Of The British And American Armies. C. SMITH. LONDON. 1813, OCTR. 1ST. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. COPPER ENGRAVING. Anonymous war map which seems to be based on Jefferys, with a large inset lower right, "A sketch of the coast of North America; from the River St. Lawrence, to Chesapeake Bay.", which seems to be based on a chart in the Atlantic Neptune. Dissected and laid down on linen in a fitted case with printed label "Theatre of War. A map of the frontiers of Canada..." Both map and case professionally cleaned and restored. Unaccountably rare. No copy described in any Jolly guide or in Phillips Maps of America. Not present in the great collection of Great Lakes and Michigan maps included in Arkway's Catalogue 50 (1999). Only one copy in the Library of Congress Map Collections and considered rare by them. 20"H. x 30"W. VERY GOOD. $12,500.00. I.D.#21833.

CAREY, M. (after). MARYLAND. BALTIMORE? 1818 - 1820. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. COPPER ENGRAVING. Rare folding state map patterned on Carey but of different quality and dimensions. With inset map of the western part of Maryland. Within 18mo black roan cover. Period outline color, few stains, old transparent tape stains on reverse. Professionally backed. Shows "City of Washington" has many triangles the largest two of which are "President" and "Capitol". Out in the middle of nowhere Whorkill Road goes by the Light House on Cape henlopen. Other interesting details include Mount Vernon, Ft. McHenry, Indian Town (on Severn River), Forge, Furnace, Whetstone, Behoboth (sic) Bay,and numerous other historical or long-forgotten placenames. Unusual use of three possible prime meridians: "Longe. W. from London"(at top); "Meridian of the Capitol at Washington ( lower center); and "Longe. W. from Philadelphia" (lower right), plus "Meridian of Philadelphia". Obviously done by a Philadelphia mapmaker.   A museum quality rarity.  Not in Maryland Historical Society Collection.  11.2H. x 16.5W. GOOD. I.D.#06123.  SOLD.

BRUE, A. H. untitled. [WESTERN HEMISPHERE]. CHARLES SIMONNEAU. PARIS. 1821. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. COPPER ENGRAVING. Very scarce folding wall size map from the Bourbon Restoration period. "Owhyee" ou Isles du Sandwich (Hawaii), very large Missouri and Arkansas territories, Texas called "Potasi." Mexico just prior to its revolution. Dissected and laid down on linen. Some offsetting. 36.25" (diam.) GOOD. $900.00. I.D.#09703.

EARLIEST TANNER TRAVEL GUIDE MAP

TANNER, HENRY SCHENCK. THE TRAVELLER'S GUIDE. A MAP OF THE ROADS, CANALS AND STEAM BOAT ROUTES OF THE UNITED STATES; WITH THE DISTANCES FROM PLACE TO PLACE CAREFULLY NOTICED;... Including A Series Of Tables Showing The Routes Pursued By The Various Steam Boats, And The Distances Between Important Places Throughout The Country. Designed For The Use Of Travellers, By H. Tanner. H.S. TANNER. PHILADELPHIA. 1825, MAY 21. COPPER ENGRAVING. Exceedingly rare first Tanner travel map, mentioned only in Phillips. List of maps of America. Not is Ristow or Jolly. Very large inset with 23 tables of distances by steamboat. Shows major roads and has a number/letter locating key along margins. Browned, few spots. Reinforcing on reverse. Lacks cover. In old frame. 18.3"H. x 22.4"W. GOOD. FRAMED. $2,500.00. I.D.#09548.

RARE EARLY POCKET MAP OF VIRGINIA

FINLEY, A. VIRGINIA. FINLEY, A. PHILADELPHIA. c1825. FULL HAND COLOR. ENGRAVING. Map folds to 2"x3.5" leather covers. Details towns, townships, topo., court houses, and trails or roads. Rare. 8.5"H. x 11.5"W. FINE. $1,500.00. I.D.#01352.

RARE U.S. POCKET MAP

MELISH, after? MAP OF THE UNITED STATES DRAWN FROM THE MOST APPROVED SURVEYS. 1826. I. STARR & CO. NEW YORK. 1826. FULL HAND COLOR. COPPER ENGRAVING. Shows entire country west through the Missouri Territory past the Rocky Mountains including all of Texas. Shows large "Arkansa" Territory, only half colored, with Indian names & rivers and also shows Napoleon. Vividly colored pocket map based on Melish but not by him. Encapsulated but with original rose roan cover preserved. Browned, slight fold losses, some stains. Old library accession number upper right, library stamp erased. Rare. 16.25"H. x 20.25"W. FAIR. I.D.#07845. SOLD.

SCARCE EARLY U.S. AND TEXAS WITH EAGLE VIGNETTE

SCHOYER, SOLOMON/G. W. MERCHANT. MAP OF THE UNITED STATES DRAWN FROM THE MOST APPROVED SURVEYS. SOLOMON SCHOYER. NEW YORK. 1826. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. COPPER ENGRAVING. The country to 108 degrees west and edge of the Rocky Mountains. Shows large Northwest Territory (WI, MN), and territories of Missouri, Arkansas, and Michigan (only lower peninsula). Many early settlements in Arkansas "Arkopolis" and Little Rock along with Hot Springs and Ft. Smith. Locates Columbia, MS and Tuscaloosa, AL and many other places in the South. "Texas" with Arcaquisas (on Galveston Bay), St. Antonio, Lorado, Mier. Also, Carancaways and "Cumanches Indians". Big Bend left out of Rio del Norte. Attractive large American eagle vignette lower left. Once folded, flattened and laid down on paper. Very scarce.16.1"H. x 20.1"W. GOOD. MATTED. $1,800.00. I.D.#08161.

UNITED STATES. ANONYMOUS. UNKNOWN. c1830. FULL HAND COLOR. ENGRAVING. Map showing LA, MO, AR Ty., and Northwest Territory west of MS river and east to Atlantic. Shows major towns, Indian tribes, topography, etc. Scarce. 7.5"H. x 7.5"W. VERY GOOD. $500.00. I.D.#02196.

EARLIEST MITCHELL U.S. POCKET MAP

S. AUGUSTUS MITCHELL (J.H. YOUNG?) MAP OF THE UNITED STATES CONSTRUCTED FROM THE LATEST AUTHORITIES. S. AUGUSTUS MITCHELL. PHILADELPHIA. 1831. FULL HAND COLOR. ENGRAVING. Quite rare folding pocket map (without covers) of the U.S. during Mitchell's first year as a map publisher. Similar to J.H. Young's map of the U.S. etc. in Finley's A New American Atlas, Phila. 1826. Mitchell bought Finley's Plates to that Atlas in 1831 (Ristow, "American Maps and Map Makers". p. 270). Large N.W. Ter. & huge MO. Ter. with details of rivers, Indian tribes & villages, topography, etc. Seven settlements in Texas. Shows Santa Fe, "Tous" & as far west as R. St. Pedro in AZ. Statistical table ("Arkansa" Pop. 30,388). Minor loss at folds. Bright. 16.6"H. x 22"W. GOOD. $1,750.00. I.D.#02967.

FIRST EDITION MITCHELL'S TRAVELLER'S GUIDE

YOUNG, J.H./MITCHELL, S.A. MITCHELL'S TRAVELLER'S GUIDE THROUGH THE UNITED STATES. A MAP OF THE ROADS, DISTANCES, STEAM BOAT AND CANAL ROUTES &C. BY J.H. YOUNG. S. AUGUSTUS MITCHELL. PHILADELPHIA. 1832. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. STEEL ENGRAVING. "Engraved on steel by J.H. Young & D. Haines." First edition of the 1832 copyrighted plate in overall excellent restored condition. Vividly colored. Light offsetting, professionally restored and laid down on japan paper. With folded index table similarly restored. Folds into crimson roan covers, rebacked. Bright outline coloring. With five city plans in insets. 17"H. x 22"W. VERY GOOD. $1,750.00. I.D.#18890.

YOUNG, J.H./MITCHELL, S.A. MITCHELL'S TRAVELLER'S GUIDE THROUGH THE UNITED STATES. A MAP OF THE ROADS, DISTANCES, STEAM BOAT AND CANAL ROUTES &C. BY J.H. YOUNG. S. AUGUSTUS MITCHELL. PHILADELPHIA. 1832. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. STEEL ENGRAVING. "Engraved on steel by J.H. Young & D. Haines." First edition of the 1832 copyrighted plate. Another, better copy of the previous #18890, intact without restoration. Browned but crisp without fold tears. With folded letterpress sheet of census statistics. Folds into crimson roan covers, a little rubbed but very bright. Outline coloring. With five city plans in insets. 17.25"H. x 21.75"W. VERY GOOD. I.D.#18891. SOLD.

HAINES, D. sc./J.H. YOUNG. THE TOURIST'S POCKET MAP OF THE STATE OF OHIO EXHIBITING ITS INTERNAL IMPROVEMENTS, ROADS DISTANCES &C BY J.H. YOUNG. S. AUGUSTUS MITCHELL. PHILADELPHIA. 1833. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Finely engraved county map that folded into 16mo dark red roan cover with Mitchell advertising label and 1830 Ohio census pasted inside. Removed and encapsulated, cover preserved. Three small holes at folds causing losses. With two profiles of the Ohio and Erie Canal and Miami Canal along lower margin. Rare. 15.3"H. x 12.6"W. FAIR. $450.00. I.D.#07231.

YOUNG, J.H./MITCHELL, S.A. MITCHELL'S TRAVELLER'S GUIDE THROUGH THE UNITED STATES. A MAP OF THE ROADS, DISTANCES, STEAM BOAT AND CANAL ROUTES &C. BY J.H. YOUNG. S. AUGUSTUS MITCHELL. PHILADELPHIA. 1833. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. STEEL ENGRAVING. "Engraved on steel by J.H. Young & D. Haines." Early impression of the 1832 copyrighted plate in overall fine condition. Light offsetting and a couple short fold tears. Folds into crimson roan covers. Bright outline coloring. With folded index table. Five city insets. 17"H. x 21.8"W. VERY GOOD. $1,650.00. I.D.#11161.

FIRST EDITION OF TANNER'S AMERICAN TRAVELLER

Tanner, Henry Schenk. The American Traveller, or Guide through the United States. Containing brief notices of the several states, cities, principal towns, canals and railroads, &c. with tables of distances, by stage, canal and steam boat routes. The whole alphabetically arranged, with direct reference to the accompanying map of the roads, canals, and railways of the United States. By H.S. Tanner. Published by the author, Shakspeare Buildings. Philadelphia. 1834. FIRST EDITION OF TANNER'S AMERICAN TRAVELLER 18mo, 144 p. 4 double-page city plans, large folding hand colored map of the eastern U.S. with small city plans as insets. Dark green cotton cloth with green printed cover label, spine gone, board loose. First edition. Without the vignette cuts found in later editions. Sabin 94311, Howes T24. Bookplate of a New England Library Company. Spine of binding includes a fragment of a Texas land broadside. (Bkinv#06652). SOLD.

YOUNG, J.H. MITCHELL'S TRAVELLER'S GUIDE THROUGH THE UNITED STATES A MAP OF THE ROADS, DISTANCES, STEAMBOAT & CANAL ROUTES &C. MITCHELL, S.A. PHILADELPHIA. 1836. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. ENGRAVING. Map showing west to MO Territory and small part of Rep. of TX. Map detailing towns, townships, Indian tribes, roads, railroads, etc. Insets of vicinities of Charleston, New York, Boston, Baltimore & Washington, Philadelphia, New Orleans, Cincinnati, Albany and Falls of Niagara. Minor foxing. Covers well worn. 17"H. x 21"W. VERY GOOD. $1,400.00. I.D.#01499.

YOUNG, J.H. | D. HAINES. MITCHELL'S TRAVELLER'S GUIDE THROUGH THE UNITED STATES A MAP OF THE ROADS, DISTANCES, STEAMBOAT & CANAL ROUTES &C. MITCHELL, S.A. PHILADELPHIA. 1836. OUTLINE HAND COLORED. ENGRAVING. Map showing west to MO Territory and small part of new Rep. of TX.  Map detailing towns, townships, Indian tribes, roads, railroads, etc.    Insets of vicinities of Charleston, New York, Boston, Baltimore & Washington, Philadelphia, New Orleans, Cincinnati, Albany and Falls of Niagara.  Folds into brown roan covers. Covers rebacked. Map and index table of equal size both laid down on japan. 17"H. x 21.75"W. VERY GOOD. $1,100.00. I.D.#26342.

BURR, DAVID H. MAP OF THE CITY OF NEW-YORK, For 'New York As It Is In 1836.' Population 270 89... Engraved By S. Stiles & Co. New York. J. DISTURNELL. NEW YORK. 1836 1833. PARTIAL HAND COLOR. COPPER ENGRAVING. Folding into Disturnell's 'Guide to the City of New York; containing an alphabetical list of streets, &c. accompanied by a correct map. 1836.' 24mo, 16 p. Engraved frontispiece. Full long-grain purple sheepskin gilt stamped "New-York City Guide" on cover. Professionally restored and laid down on japan. Rare. Only an 1835 edition listed in Phillips. 12"H. x 10.6"W. GOOD. $1,200.00. I.D.#21993.

MAP OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK Compiled From The Latest Authorities. S. AUGUSTUS MITCHELL. PHILADELPHIA. 1837. FULL HAND COLOR. COPPER ENGRAVING. Travel map folding into 16mo black embossed roan cover. Inset maps of New York, Albany, Rochester and Niagara Falls and a strip map of the Hudson River. Fold repairs but vivid full original color. 16.75"H. x 21.2"W. GOOD. $750.00. I.D.#05449.

 

 

MAP OF MASSACHUSETTS, CONNECTICUT AND RHODE ISLAND. Constructed From The Latest Authorities. BROWN & PARSONS. HARTFORD. 1838. FULL HAND COLOR. COPPER ENGRAVING. Boldly colored engraved pocket map of southern New England, folding into 16mo sheepskin covers. Professionally backed with slight losses at folds. With inset statistical table. 15"H. x 20"W. GOOD. $750.00. I.D.#04886.

 

YOUNG, J.H./D. HAINES. MITCHELL'S TRAVELLERS GUIDE THROUGH THE UNITED STATES A Map Of The Roads, Distances, Steam Boat & Canal Routes &C. By J.H. Young. S. AUGUSTUS MITCHELL. PHILADELPHIA. 1845 1834. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. STEEL ENGRAVING. The 1845 issue of Young's steel plate national map. Five vicinity insets lower right. Shows the very few railroads and the main turnpike roads. Particularly interesting for the elongated "Indian Territory" in the west with many tribes located. Eastern portion of Republic of Texas just prior to statehood. Browned, professionally backed on Japan paper. Folds into embossed red roan covers. 17.3"H. x 21.8"W. GOOD. $1,200.00. I.D.#10582.

POCKET MAP OF U.S. WITH SURROUND OF PRESIDENTS

ATWOOD, J.M./H. PHELPS. PHELPS'S NATIONAL MAP OF THE UNITED STATES, A TRAVELLERS GUIDE Embracing The Principal Railroads, Canals, Steam Boat & Stage Routes, Throughout The Union. PHELPS, ENSIGNS & THAYER. NEW YORK. 1847. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. COPPER ENGRAVING. Handsome India paper map folding into an ornate black roan cover stamped with cuts of a railroad train and a steamboat. Six regional insets. Extends west only to Iowa, Missouri, Arkansas and Louisiana. Borders margined with president portraits, small vignettes and state seals, some imaginary, by Wm. D. Smith. Professionally restored and laid down on Japan paper, cover rebacked. 21"H. x 25.4"W. GOOD. $1,500.00. I.D.#10834.

SCARCE POCKET MAP

ENOS DORR & CO. MASSACHUSETTS & RHODE ISLAND. ENOS DORR & CO. WORCHESTER. 1850. FULL HAND COLOR. ENGRAVING. Map showing MA, RI & CT detailing counties, towns, railroads, topo., etc. in MA & RI. Also 16pp of towns arranged by counties & number of inhabitants. Folds to 2.8"x4.8" cloth covers. 7.3"H. x 11.8"W. VERY GOOD. $400.00. I.D.#01502.

THAYER, HORACE, & CO. STATE OF NEW YORK (COVER TITLE: MAP OF NEW YORK STATE). HORACE THAYER & CO. NEW YORK. 1851. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. "Lettered by O.A Hall - Morse's Cerography." Nice detailed map showing counties, rivers, creeks, topography, railroads (dotted lines colored red), cities, towns & townships. Such placenames as Oyster Bay, Crown Point, Floyd and Wormly. Tables - Pop. of NY, and stations & distances of railroads. Also short "Historical Sketch". Minor stains & fold repair. 18.8"H. x 25"W. GOOD. $675.00. I.D.#04088.

WITH STATE SEALS /PRESIDENTS SURROUNDING U.S. MAP POCKET

ATWOOD, J. M. PHELPS'S NATIONAL MAP OF THE UNITED STATES, A TRAVELLERS GUIDE Embracing the principal rail roads, canals, steam boat & stage routes, throughout the union.  ENSIGN & THAYER. NEW YORK. 1851. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY . " Interesting map with portraits of presidents, state seals and historical views as decoration around borders. Folds into duodecimo guide book, "Phelps's travellers' guide through the United States..." 70+ p. Inset shows Oregon, California and Texas. In red roan covers gilt stamped with train and steamboat, gilt edges. Scattered stains. Map loose from binding. Scarce. 20.5"H. x 25.75"W. GOOD.  $1,250.00. I.D.#11568.

PRESENTATION COPY. UNLISTED IN PHILLIPS OR ANY MAP GUIDE


BURR, HENRY A./J. M. ATWOOD. DISTURNELL'S NEW MAP OF THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA; showing all the canals, rail road, telegraph lines and principal stage routes. Drawn by Henry A. Burr, topographer to the Post Office Dept. Washington, D.C. J. DISTURNELL. NEW YORK. 1851, JANUARY. FULL HAND COLOR. COPPER ENGRAVING. In: Disturnell's railroad, steamboat, and telegraph book; being a guide through the United states and Canada: also giving the ocean steam packet arrangements, telegraph lines and charges; list of hotels, &c. With a map of the United States and Canada, showing all the canals, railroads, &c. New York, January, 1851. 12mo, 108 p. cuts, tables. Gray embossed gilt-stamped cloth, all edges gilt. Cover title: 'Disturnell's Railroad, Steamboat & Telegraph book 1851 with a map.' For some strange reason this has not been mentioned as yet in any map guide. Not in Phillips. Professionally rebacked, map laid down on japan. Feint stamps of the Mercantile Library, New York with notation that it was presented by the compiler. 21"H. x 26.5"W. GOOD. $2,500.00. I.D.#24057.

PRESENTATION COPY. UNLISTED IN PHILLIPS OR ANY MAP GUIDE


BURR, HENRY A./J. M. ATWOOD. DISTURNELL'S NEW MAP OF THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA; showing all the canals, rail road, telegraph lines and principal stage routes. Drawn by Henry A. Burr, topographer to the Post Office Dept. Washington, D.C. J. DISTURNELL. NEW YORK. 1852, JAN. LITHOGRAPHY. 1851. In: Disturnell's railroad, steamboat, and telegraph book; being a guide through the United states and Canada: also giving the ocean steam packet arrangements, telegraph lines and charges; list of hotels, &c. With a map of the United States and Canada, showing all the canals, railroads, &c. New York, Jan. 1852. 12mo, 132 p. front., cuts, tables. Brown embossed gilt-stamped cloth, all edges gilt. Cover title: 'Disturnell's Railroad, Steamboat & Telegraph book 1852 with a map.' Lithographed reprint of 1851 map, uncolored. For some strange reason this has not been mentioned as yet in any map guide. Not in Phillips. Professionally rebacked, map laid down on japan. Stamps of the Mercantile Library, New York with notation that it was presented by the compiler. 21.3"H. x 27"W. GOOD. $2,500.00. I.D.#24058.

GONE TO TEXAS - USED THIS MAP

SMITH, J. CALVIN. THROUGH THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA... Showing The Railroads, Canals & Stage Roads. A New Map For Travellers With Distances By J. Calvin Smith. SHERMAN & SMITH. NEW YORK. 1852. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. COPPER ENGRAVING. With four railroad route insets and another of Oregon, Northern California, Santa Fe &c. Steel engraved vignettes (trains, steamboats, Indians etc.) Stage routes from Beaumont to Austin, Sabine to Ruterville. Numerous Texas trails & towns: Texana, Honey Grove, Myrtle Turf, Mustang Prairie, Egypt & dozens more. Forts include: English, Parkers, Houston. Ferries include: Meritts, Robbins. Bold coloring. Professionally restored. Lacks covers. Encapsulated. Handsome map. 21.3"H. x 26.5"W. GOOD. $1,500.00. I.D.#10144.

WILLIAMS, W. THE TRAVELLER'S AND TOURIST'S GUIDE THROUGH THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA. LIPPINCOTT, GRAMBO & CO. PHILADELPHIA. 1852. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. ENGRAVING. 16mo gilt & blind stamped black morocco; 216pp + 24pp book ads + folding map "A New Map of the United States..." depicting U.S. west to huge Indian, Minnesota & Northwest Ty. and most of Texas. Inset of far west shows pre-Gadsden border. Also inset of Cuba. Exl. detail of towns, roads and esp. railroads. Fold repairs; text fine, but loose in boards. Scarce. 24.5"H. x 21"W. VERY GOOD. $1,500.00. I.D.#01507.

VERY RARE EARLY LARE SCALE POCKET MAP OF MISSOURI

COLTON'S NEW MAP OF MISSOURI Compiled From U.S. Surveys And Other Authentic Sources. J.H. COLTON. NEW YORK. 1853. FULL HAND COLOR. COPPER ENGRAVING. Dramatic large early pocket map showing the state and all its counties. Drawn by George Woolworth Colton and engraved by J.M. Atwood within a wide intertwined vine border. Shows the railroads completed and proposed. Census statistics lower left. Delicate tinted color. Handsome map. Lacks cloth cover. Rare. 24.25"H. x 28"W. VERY GOOD. $1,200.00. I.D.#09497.

"COMANCHE & LEPAN INDIANS" ACROSS WEST TEXAS

WILLIAMS, W. A NEW MAP OF THE UNITED STATES, Upon Which Are Delineated Its Vast Works Of Internal Communication, Routes Across The Continents &C. Showing Also Canada And The Island Of Cuba. By W. Williams. LIPPINCOTT, GRAMBO & CO. PHILADELPHIA. 1853. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Once a pocket map, now flat and laid down professionally on Japan. Four insets, Map of California, Oregon, New Mexico, Utah &c.; Map of the Niagara River and Falls; City & Harbor of Havana; and Map of the Island of Cuba. Bright original outline coloring. Some fold browning and losses. Lightly browned. Right margin trimmed. Huge Neb. & Minn. & part of N.W. Terr. 24.3"H. x 29"W. GOOD. $1,000.00. I.D.#15558.

RARE PRE-1855 COLTON POCKET MAP OF MISSISSIPPI

MISSISSIPPI. J.H. COLTON. NEW YORK. 1853 1853. FULL HAND COLOR. STEEL ENGRAVING. Attractive pocket map showing railroads, common roads, canals and all counties. Original coloring with bold outlining. Cover lacking, one panel glue browned. Rare date. 15.5"H. x 12.25"W. GOOD. $750.00. I.D.#09499.

FISHER, R.S./DINSMORE. AMERICAN RAILWAY GUIDE & POCKET COMPANION FOR THE UNITED STATES. FISHER, R.S./DINSMORE & CO. NEW YORK. 1854. ENGRAVING. Contains correct tables for time, distance, fares, etc. together with a complete railway map, etc. 16mo, 192pp. (many ads) paper covers missing. Spine, map & text intact. Map showing U.S. railway system. Later version Modelski 10. 13.3"H. x 16"W. VERY GOOD. $375.00. I.D.#01506.

MAINE. J.H. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1855. FULL HAND COLOR. ENGRAVING. Steel engraved map folding within embossed brown cloth duodecimo cover. Vivid hand coloring. Scarce pocket map. 16.8"H. x 13.8"W. FINE. $650.00. I.D.#04454.

 

SCARCE POCKET MAP VERSION

THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. J.H. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1855. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Large pocket map on India paper with unusual western configurations. Gadsden Treaty boundary with Mexico, long horizontal "Kanzas" territory. Shows many forts, "Bendt's Fort" shown with original spelling as being on New Mexico-Kanzas border. It is today in southern Colorado. Shows Dakotah territory formally recognized in 1818. Some light foxing, lacks covers. 15"H. x 26.25"W. VERY GOOD. MATTED. $900.00. I.D.#09669

FINE EXAMPLE OF MID 19TH C. TRAVELLER'S POCKET MAP

MISSOURI. J.H. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1856. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Superb condition, crisp India example of a pre Civil War Colton pocket map as we have encountered. Full hand color by counties, excellent railroad coverage, "copper region" noted, Ft. Osage, lead mines, unnamed court houses, mills, cypress swamp, topography, Hay's Ferry and much more. Some glue browning where attached inside cover. 12.3"H. x 15.8"W. FINE. I.D.#11235. SOLD.

SCARCE DESILVER EDITION

YOUNG, J.H. MAP OF MINNESOTA TERRITORY. CHARLES DESILVER. PHILADELPHIA. 1856. FULL HAND COLOR. ENGRAVING. Scarce folding pocket map w/o covers. Details MN with Dakota not labeled but divided into two counties. Shows railroads, counties, towns, topography, Indian tribes & more. Bright. Desilver maps are quite handsome, his pocket maps quite scarce. 12"H. x 15"W. FINE. MATTED. $1,250.00. I.D.#03777.

WITH RARE ENGRAVED PORTRAIT COLLECTOR BOOK LABEL

SMITH, J. CALVIN. GUIDE THROUGH OHIO, MICHIGAN, INDIANA, ILLINOIS, MISSOURI, WISCONSIN, IOWA, MINNESOTA, NEBRASKA & KANSAS. Showing The Township Lines Of The United States Surveys,... By J. Calvin Smith. J.H. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1857 (1855). FULL HAND COLOR. COPPER ENGRAVING. Vividly hand colored and folding into brown pebbled cloth folder with gilt title, "Map of Western States - J.H. Colton". Engraved vignette near title "Maidens Rock, Lake Pepin, on the Mississippi".  Pictorial label fixed to surface near left margin.  This edition of the map shows three more western states than does the 1854.  18.25"H. x 26"W. GOOD. $1,250.00. I.D.#08363.

MENDENHALL, E. A NEW MAP OF INDIANA Exhibiting The Counties, Townships, Cities, Villages, And Post Offices. Rail Roads, Canals, And Common Roads. Published By E. Mendenhall... Continnati, O. 1859. E. MENDENHALL. CINCINNATI. 1859 1854. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Brightly colored folding into brown embossed cloth cover. Attactive period graphics. A couple spots, a trifle misfolded. 18.75"H. x 13.75"W. GOOD. I.D.#22679. SOLD.

SCARCE CIVIL WAR ERA POCKET MAP OF ILLINOIS

COLTON'S MAP OF ILLINOIS. J.H. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1861. FULL HAND COLOR. ENGRAVING. Map showing counties separately colored, towns, roads, railroads, canals and inset of Vicinity of Chicago. Brown cloth covers. Minor fold browning & foxing. Scarce. 13.8"H. x 11"W. VERY GOOD. $750.00. I.D.#02425.

COLTON'S RAILROAD & TOWNSHIP MAP OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK. WITH PARTS OF THE ADJOINING STATES AND CANADA. J.H. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1862. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Detailed India paper pocket map with ornate floral vine border. Folds into brown cloth covers. Worn, some fold defects. Stains. J.M. Atwood, sculp. 24.5"H. x 27.5"W. FAIR. $350.00. I.D.#10857.

JOHNSON, ALVIN JEWETT. JOHNSON'S MINNESOTA AND DAKOTA. JOHNSON AND WARD. NEW YORK. 1864. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Unusual treatment of the Johnson atlas map [pl.64] laid down on gauze and folded into marbled 12mo covers with cloth spine. Printed label on cover. Not determined if this was a publisher or private binding. Browned, worn at folds. Unusual pocket map production. 11.4"H. x 14.2"W. FAIR. $400.00. I.D.#07314.

U.S. ARMY. CHIEF OF ENGINEERS. MAP OF THE WASHINGTON AQUEDUCT... BOWEN & CO. PHILADELPHIA. 1864. ENGRAVING. Excellent, folding uncolored map with street plans of Georgetown and Washington. 7.4"H. x 28.7"W. EXCELLENT. I.D.#00069. SOLD.

REMARKABLY RARE PETROLEUM MAP

DALE, SAMUEL. MAP OF THE OIL REGION OF PENNSYLVANIA. TOWNSEND & DALE. MEADVILLE, PA. 1865. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. "Otto Krebs, lith. Pittsburgh..." Area map of Crawford, Warren, and Venango counties divided into grids to show oil leases. Folded into marble pocket covers. Original hand coloring. Exceedingly rare, not mentioned in Phillips Maps of America (LC) [their earliest oil region map is dated 1871 and by another cartographer] nor in any Jolly Map guide. Critical map in the origin of the petroleum industry in America. 19.75"H. x 24"W. VERY GOOD. $25,000.00. I.D.#12803.

 

 

COLTON, GEORGE WOOLWORTH. COLTON'S NEW RAILROAD MAP OF THE STATES OF OHIO, MICHIGAN, INDIANA, ILLINOIS, MISSOURI, WISCONSIN & IOWA. MINNESOTA, NEBRASKA & KANSAS. G.W. AND C.B. COLTON. NEW YORK. 1866. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. "showing the township lines of the United States Surveys," Within decorative floral border, with two decorative vignettes; 'Maiden Rock, Lake Pepin, on the Mississippi' and 'Arch Rocks, Lake Superior.' Centers on Illinois. Colored by county, some of which in Iowa and Kansas have names and little else. Extra detailed with every known place name, R.R. canal, stage road, etc. Shows Indian tribes such as Fox, Osage, Pottowottomie, path of the Pony Express and other mail routes. Professionally reinforced at margins. Folds into embossed black cloth covers. 20"H. x 27.75"W. VERY GOOD. I.D.#21851. SOLD.

SCARCE ST. LOUIS IMPRINT

FIALA, JOHN T. NEW MAP OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI Compiled And Constructed From United States Surveys And Other Authentic Sources By John T. Fiala, Civil Engineer. JAS. M. CRAWFORD. ST. LOUIS. 1866. GREEN OUTLINE. LITHOGRAPHY. Handsome period pocket map with attractive graphics. Folds into cloth covers, front cover missing. Stencil printed outline color. Letters indicate United States Land Districts. Shows railroads in operation, "located" and "projected". Good coverage of the bootheel and northwest Tennessee. Encapsulated. 19.1"H. x 22"W. VERY GOOD. $650.00. I.D.#08780.

MENDENHALL, E. TOWNSHIP AND RAILWAY MAP OF THE STATE OF OHIO Shewing The County & Township Boundaries, The Locations Of Towns, Villages, Railway Stations &C., Railways, Turnpikes, Common Roads & Canals. Published By E. Mendenhall, Cincinnati, 1866. E. MENDENHALL. CINCINNATI. 1866 1858. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Pale pastel colored folding into brown embossed cloth cover. Attractive period graphics. Pocket maps of this period published west of the Alleghenies are quite unusual. A couple spots, tear and folds repaired with tape on reverse. Cover faded, spine wormed. 18.75"H. x 20"W. GOOD. $650.00. I.D.#22678.

ANOTHER RARE RUFUS BLANCHARD IMPRINT

LLOYD, H. H. NEW MAP OF THE STATE OF IOWA. RUFUS BLANCHARD. CHICAGO. 1869 1868. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. "published by Rufus Blanchard... Chicago, Ill. 1869." Printed in New York by H.H. Lloyd & Co. Scarce for many copies were destroyed in the Great Chicago Fire in 1871. Vivid original coloring. Folds into black cloth cover. Not yet to appear in any Jolly Guide. 25"H. x 38.25"W. FINE. $1,500.00. I.D.#08942.

SCARCE POCKET MAP - VA/W-VA

COLTON, J.H. COLTON'S VIRGINIA & WEST VIRGINIA... 1869. G.W. & C.B. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1869 1855. FULL HAND COLOR. COPPER ENGRAVING. With inset plans of Richmond and Norfolk. Onionskin paper pocket map. Bright coloring. Scarce. Reconstruction period map. Lacks front cover board. 12.5"H. x 15.5"W. VERY GOOD. $800.00. I.D.#10339.

COLTON, G. W. COLTON'S RAILROAD & TOWNSHIP MAP OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK WITH PARTS OF THE ADJOINING STATES AND CANADA. G.W. & C.B. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1870. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Highly detailed India paper pocket map folding into a octavo embossed red cloth cover. Issued to accompany the Legislative Manual by Weed Parsons & Co. The 1852 plate reissued, drawn by J. M. Atwood. A bit misfolded but very bright and clean. 23"H. x 24.75"W. VERY GOOD. $600.00. I.D.#06162.

VERY EARLY CRAM POCKET MAP

CRAM, GEORGE F. NEW SECTIONAL MAP OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI ENGRAVED FROM OFFICIAL DRAUGHTS OF EACH COUNTY. PUBLISHED BY GEORGE F. CRAM, PROPRIETOR OF THE WESTERN MAP DEPOT. DEALER IN MAPS, CHARTS, ITHOGRAPHIC PICTURES, STEEL ENGRAVINGS, PHOTOGRAPHS, &C. 148 LAKE STREET. CHICAGO. 1870. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. The Cram firm was established in Chicago in 1867. It still exists today in Indianapolis, specializing mostly in globes. Extremely handsome, highly detailed state map, vividly hand colored. Folds into a 12mo green cloth cover. Professionally restored and laid down on rice paper. Few small losses. Large and rare. 27.3"H. x 34.3"W. VERY GOOD. I.D.#07303. SOLD.

MARSTON, J.B. TOLEDO LUCAS CO. BY J.B. MARSTON, C.E. TOLEDO, O. ... STEBBINS, HENRY S. TOLEDO? c1870. FULL HAND COLOR. COPPER ENGRAVING. Shows streets, wards, railroads etc. Names large property owners. Folding pocket map without covers, on fine thin oilskin paper. 15"H. x 13.5"W. FINE. I.D.#00068. SOLD.

COLTON, G. W. COLTON'S RAILROAD & TOWNSHIP MAP OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK WITH PARTS OF THE ADJOINING STATES AND CANADA. G.W. & C.B. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1871. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Highly detailed India paper pocket map folding into a duodecimo black cloth cover. The 1851 plate reissued, drawn by J. M. Atwood. Browned at folds with a small hole. Cover worn, repair lower margin of map. 23"H. x 24.75"W. FAIR. $550.00. I.D.#06161.

 

COLTON'S NEW RAILROAD & COUNTY MAP OF THE UNITED STATES, THE CANADAS & C. G.W. & C.B. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1871. FULL HAND COLOR. ENGRAVING. Includes ornamental border. Good margins. Insets of "Proposed Railroad Routes to the Pacific Ocean"; and "Southern Part of Florida". Fold repairs with miniscule loss. In 12mo cloth covers, slightly worn. Scarce large pocket map. 32"H. x 34"W. VERY GOOD. $1,500.00. I.D.#01500.

COLTON'S RAILROAD AND TOWNSHIP MAP OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK WITH PARTS OF THE ADJOINING STATES & CANADA. G.W. & C.B. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1871. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. "Map of the State of New York Accompanying the Legislative Manual" (Weed Parsons & Co.) on covers. Map showing excellent detail of towns, townships, railroads, etc. Bright. Fold repair. 22.8"H. x 24"W. GOOD. $550.00. I.D.#01510.

SCARCE POCKET MAP OF MAINE

COLTON'S MAINE. G.W. & C.B. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1872. FULL HAND COLOR. ENGRAVING. Map detailing counties, many towns, townships, railroads, roads, canals, etc. Very detailed. Linen backed. Folds to 3"x5" black cloth covers w/gilt blind stamped title of "Colton's Map of Maine". 14"H. x 11"W. VERY GOOD. $500.00. I.D.#01497.

COLTON'S RAILROAD AND TOWNSHIP MAP OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK. G.W. & C.B. COLTON. NEW YORK. 1872. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Original blind brown cloth folder, gilt cover lettering with map detailing counties, towns, townships, topography and railroads. Partial tears along spine, covers good, map very good, lightly aged, few tiny tears along folds. 21.5"H. x 24.3"W. VERY GOOD. $500.00. I.D.#02515.

 

SCARCE TRAVELLER'S POCKET MAP

COLTON'S MAP OF VIRGINIA. G.W. & C.B. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1872. FULL HAND COLOR. ENGRAVING. Map showing counties colored, towns, roads & topography. Fine railroad detail. Insets: Richmond Henrico County Manchester and Springhill Chesterfield Co. (and) Norfolk, Portsmouth and Gosport. Fold repair & minor wrinkling. Fold to 3.3x5" brown, gilt lettered cloth covers. 11"H. x 15"W. VERY GOOD. $750.00. I.D.#02621.

COLTON'S RAILROAD & TOWNSHIP MAP OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, WITH PART OF THE ADJOINING STATES AND CANADA... G.W. & C.B. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1872. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. "...Drawn by Geo. W. Colton. J.M. Atwood, sculpt." Large ornamental pocket version first copyrighted in 1852. Folds into red cloth cover, front board missing. Some browning and spotting but an attractive ornamental map of the Empire State. Beautiful period title graphics. 24.5"H. x 27.8"W. GOOD. $350.00. I.D.#11046.

COLTON'S MAP OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. G.W. & C.B. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1876. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Double folio map that folds down to pocket size in black fabric wraps with gilt lettering. Map shows towns, states, railroads (excellent), topo., etc. Decorative border. 14.5"H. x 26"W. FINE. $850.00. I.D.#00516.

 

MICHIGAN CENTRAL RAILROAD AND CONNECTIONS. JONES, J.M.W. CHICAGO. 1877. LITHOGRAPHY. Folding map detailing the Michigan Central RR & connections from ME west to NE. Details roads, towns, topography & inset of Union Pacific Railroad from NE to CA. Eleven (11) panels of time tables. View of interior of Dining Car. "The Only Route by which passengers can obtain a Full view of Niagara Falls." 13"H. x 26"W. VERY GOOD. $350.00. I.D.#02426.

RAND, MCNALLY & CO.'S INDEXED MAP OF VIRGINIA AND WEST VIRGINIA SHOWING THE RAILROADS IN THOSE STATES. RAND, MCNALLY & CO. CHICAGO. 1877. FULL PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Folding map of VA & WV in original brown cloth covers with title in gilt on front cover. This finely indexed map locates the counties of each state, islands, towns, rivers and the express routes of Adams & Southern. A very scarce shippers guide. Not in Phillips. 10.8"H. x 20"W. FINE. $550.00. I.D.#03077.

EDSALL, D. A. & CO. CITIZENS & TRAVELERS GUIDE MAP IN TO AND FROM THE CITY OF NEW YORK AND ADJACENT PLACES. D.A. EDSALL & CO. NEW YORK. 1877. PARTIAL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Pocket plan folding into blue cloth covers. Attractive period title graphics. Shows major hotels, street horse cars, ferrys, steamers, churches, elevated lines. Subway not yet built. Extends north only to 63rd Street. Slight stain on cloth cover. Map very good. 26.1"H. x 19.1"W. VERY GOOD. $600.00. I.D.#16262.

SCARCE POCKET MAP DEL/MD WITH NOTES ON MASON-DIXON LINE

COLTON, JOSEPH HUTCHINS. COLTON'S DELAWARE AND MARYLAND. G.W. & C.B. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1877 1855. FULL HAND COLOR. COPPER ENGRAVING. Atlas map plate restruck on India paper and issued as a pocket map. Folds into cloth covers. Inset plan of Washington, DC. Bright coloring. Fold repair. Long note on the Mason-Dixon Line. 12.8"H. x 15.5"W. GOOD. $750.00. I.D.#10369.

 

 

INTERNATIONAL STEAMSHIP CO. MAP SHOWING THE INTERNATIONAL STEAMSHIP CO.'S ROUTE BETWEEN BOSTON, PORTLAND, EASTPORT & ST. JOHN, N.B... INTERNATIONAL STEAMSHIP CO. PORTLAND. 1878. LITHOGRAPHY. Details from Boston northeast to Gulf of St. Laurence & Cape Brenton Id. Shows steam boat & railroad lines. Also map of Grand Manan with text. List of Attractive Excursion Trips (w/prices). 4.3"H. x 6"W. GOOD. $150.00. I.D.#01827.

 

 

SCARCE POCKET MAP

RAND, MCNALLY & CO.'S INDEXED MAP OF LOUISIANA. RAND, MCNALLY & CO. CHICAGO. 1878. OUTLINE PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Map 1 12pp index in 3.5"x6" hard cloth covers with gilt title. Map details counties, railroads, islands, lakes, rivers, towns, etc. Rare early example. 9"H. x 11.9"W. VERY GOOD. $500.00. I.D.#03791.  SOLD.

SOMMERS, A.M. (LAND COMMISSIONER). SECTIONAL MAP OF EASTERN KANSAS, SHOWING THE LAND GRANT OF THE MISSOURI, KANSAS AND TEXAS RAILWAY IN THE NEOSHO VALLEY. RAMSEY MILLETT & HUDSON. KANSAS CITY. 1878. LITHOGRAPHY. Folding map of area from Kansas City south to Erie, Mulberry Grove, etc. and west to Abilene showing streams, towns, P.O.'s, forts (Riley, etc.), roads and specially RRs and the huge RR land grant centered in Emporia. Reverse is promotional for "The Neosho Valley Lands of Kansas and the Best Way to Reach them...", "For a corn or wheat farm 640 acres for $1500." (others for $1 per acre!). Fold repairs. Rare. 19"H. x 24.5"W. VERY GOOD. $750.00. I.D.#01306.

COLTON, JOSEPH HUTCHINS. COLTON'S VIRGINIA & WEST VIRGINIA. G.W. & C.B. COLTON. NEW YORK. 1878 1855. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Rare pocket map version of an atlas map plate. Folds into black cloth cover. Professionally restored and laid down on Japan paper. Few spots and ink marks, cover a bit frayed. 12.5"H. x 15.3"W. GOOD. $750.00. I.D.#10172.

COLTON'S RAILROAD & TOWNSHIP MAP OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK WITH PARTS OF THE ADJOINING STATES & CANADA. G.W. & C.B. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1879. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Map folding into 4x6" gilt stamped cloth boards. Folds reinforced, spine repaired. Bright. 24"H. x 28"W. VERY GOOD. $500.00. I.D.#01638.

RARE WALL SIZE POCKET MAP OF DELMARVA

COLTON'S NEW TOPOGRAPHICAL MAP OF THE STATES OF VIRGINIA, WEST VIRGINIA, MARYLAND & DELAWARE And Portions Of Other Adjoining States... G.W, & C.B. COLTON. NEW YORK. 1879. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Large regional map of West Virginia and the Delmarva states. Bright hand coloring. Spine of cover torn. Earlier edition of I.D.#09708 with the eastern portion present. 30"H. x 42.5"W. GOOD. $1,500.00. I.D.#09895.

CRAM'S TOWNSHIP & RAILROAD MAP OF MISSOURI. CRAM, GEO. F. CHICAGO. 1879. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Map showing counties, survey grids, towns, topo., townships, etc. Excellent detail of railroads (named). Inset of bootheel. With 19pp index (pages not in numerical order) in paper covers. V. Scarce early Cram Pocket Map. 20"H. x 16"W. VERY GOOD. $450.00. I.D.#01503.

CRAM'S TOWNSHIP AND RAILROAD MAP OF MISSOURI. GEO. F. CRAM. CHICAGO. 1879. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Very scarce map in unusually fine condition. Very detailed map showing counties, towns, townships, railroads with all stops, etc. Such place names as Old ditch, Halfway, and more. Inside front cover has official census by county. Early Cram in extraordinary condition. 16"H. x 20.8"W. FINE. $550.00. I.D.#04073.

CRAM'S NEW SECTIONAL MAP OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA. Engraved From Official Draughts Of Each County. THE SAINT PAUL BOOK AND STATIONARY COMPANY. CHICAGO. 1880. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Folds into embossed cloth covers lettered, "Cram's Western Map Depot." Early and rare Cram state map. Very detailed. Cover a bit stained, map excellent. Flat, unfolded. 36.75"H. x 31.5"W. FINE. $1,500.00. I.D.#09013.  SOLD.

EARLY RAND MCNALLY POCKET MAP OF OHIO

RAND, MCNALLY & CO.'S NEW SECTIONAL AND TOWNSHIP MAP OF OHIO. RAND, MCNALLY & CO. CHICAGO. c1880. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Folds reinforced, wove paper slightly browned. Folds into 12mo brown cloth cover. 24.8"H. x 24.3"W. GOOD. $375.00. I.D.#07313.

 

MATTHEWS NORTHRUP & CO. MAP OF THE NEW YORK CENTRAL AND HUDSON RIVER RAILROADS AND ITS CONNECTIONS... MATTHEWS NORTHRUP & CO. BUFFALO. 1881. OUTLINE PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Folding map of U.S. from Maine to Kansas with extra detail of the NYC & HR railroad within NY state. Inset: Map of the Western States and Territories. Numerous panels of RR time tables on reverse. Plus views of "The Grand Central Depot at New York" and four trains on "The Great Four Track Route". 10"H. x 27.3"W. FINE. $350.00. I.D.#01300.

TEXAS PACIFIC RAILROAD REACHES FORT WORTH

PHILIP, GEORGE & SON. UNITED STATES. GEORGE PHILIP & SON. LONDON/LIVERPOOL. c1881. FULL PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. (Philip's new series of Sixpenny maps) Interesting Victorian map of the country especially the West. At this moment in time, the Texas Pacific Railroad reached only to Fort Worth. Its western counterpart from Los Angeles was completed to "Paso del Norte." New Mexico is described as "uninhabited" south of "copper and gold mines." Proposed railroad from Vinitas, Indian Territory (OK) to San Diego, Denver, Rio Grange appears completed. The Union Pacific has spur lines to Manti and Frisco in Utah, the Northern Pacific Railroad comes to Ft. Sarpy in Eastern Montana. Excellent delineation of topography including the often noted but imprecisely located "Great American Desert" held over from early maps. Hundreds of western placenames, Indian tribes such as the Comanches, Navahoes, Unkapas, Zuni, Sioux, Blackfoots, etc., forts such as Bent's, Phantomhill, Pike, Defiance, Laramie, Colville many shown on pre-Civil War maps, camps, mines, springs and roaring rapids on the Colorado River. It does not show Birmingham in Alabama. For a popularly priced map sold in London at this late period it shows a rather antique view of the United States. Lack of up-to-date information on the country often led to financial disaster for British investors buying American bonds and shares. Printed paper guard present on one reverse panel. Cloth cover lacking. 19.75"H. x 24"W. GOOD. $500.00. I.D.#20330.

VERY LARGE DECORATIVE MAP OF PROPOSED RR LINKING VA & KY

MAP OF THE RICHMOND AND LOUISVILLE RR CONNECTING THE RAILROAD OF VIRGINIA WITH THE RAILROADS OF KENTUCKY... G.W. & C.B. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1882. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Map showing the "shortest route east and west from the Miss. River to the Atlantic Ocean". Shows railroads in red, blue and the others not mentioned in title in black. Also towns, counties, topo., etc. 25.5"H. x 49"W. FINE. $950.00. I.D.#01316.

EARLY RAND MCNALLY INDEXED POCKET MAP

RAND, MCNALLY & CO.'S INDEXED COUNTY AND TOWNSHIP MAP OF ILLINOIS. RAND, MCNALLY & CO. NEW YORK. 1882. FULL PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Map with manuscript markings. Shows counties, towns, railroads, post offices, topography and inset of Chicago and Vicinity. With 58 pp index and list of railroads. Covers worn. Early Rand, McNally pocket map. 19.8"H. x 12.5"W. GOOD. $350.00. I.D.#02465.

SCARCE TRAVELER'S POCKET MAP OF CAROLINAS

COLTON'S NORTH CAROLINA AND SOUTH CAROLINA. G.W. & C.B. COLTON. NEW YORK. 1883. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Map with counties separately colored, showing excellent RR detail. Depicts towns, townships, topo., etc. Insets: Beaufort Harbor (and) Plan of Charleston Vicinity & Harbor. Decorative border. Folds into 3.5"x5.8" gilt, blind-stamped cloth covers. 15.3"H. x 24.5"W. VERY GOOD. $700.00. I.D.#01375.

MATTHEWS NORTHRUP & CO. MAP OF THE NEW YORK CENTRAL AND HUDSON RIVER RAILROAD AND ITS CONNECTIONS... MATTHEWS NORTHRUP & CO. BUFFALO. 1883. OUTLINE PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Folding map of the U.S. from Maine to Kansas with inset: Map of the Western States and Territories. Extra detail of the NYC & HRRR within NY state and showing connecting RR lines to WA state and rest of west coast. Numerous panels of RR time tables on reverse, plus view of "The Grand Central Depot at New York" and four trains on "The Great Four Track Route". 1.25" sliver missing from Lake Huron in map. 13"H. x 27.3"W. VERY GOOD. $200.00. I.D.#01299.

SCARCE NORTHERN PACIFIC RAILROAD PROMOTIONAL BROADSIDE

WITH LARGE CHROMOLITHO MAP OF THE ROUTE RAILROAD

POOLE BROS. NEW AND CORRECT MAP OF THE LINES OF THE NORTHERN PACIFIC RAILROAD AND OREGON RAILWAY & NAVIGATION CO. POOLE BROS. CHICAGO. LATE 1882-EARLY 1883. FULL COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Long folio map with text announcing the soon to be completed cross continent route. Shows every stop between Duluth, Minnesota and Portland, Oregon. Note below map states "The work of construction is being prosecuted with the utmost vigor, and by the close of the year 1883, this Great Highway across the Continent will be completed." The promotion goes on "The climate of the Northern Pacific country is delightful... chills and fevers are absolutely unknown." The railroad is laid from St. Paul to just west of Ft. Keogh in Montana; the western line has just entered Montana. Two proposed spurs go from Bozeman Light browning but very clean and crisp. Best promotional/map we've seen of N.P.R.R.  13"H. x 34.5"W. FINE. $750.00. I.D.#01436.   SOLD.

RAND, MCNALLY & CO.'S INDEXED RAILROAD AND COUNTY MAP OF NEW YORK. RAND, MCNALLY & CO. CHICAGO. 1883. OUTLINE PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Map detailing towns, townships, counties, topo., etc. Excellent railroad detail. Inset of Long Island. 16mo. paper bds. 21pp. index. Covers worn, fold repairs. Scarce pocket map. 21"H. x 19"W. VERY GOOD. $300.00. I.D.#01381.

MAP OF THE ST. LOUIS AND SAN FRANCISCO RAILWAY AND CONNECTIONS. WOODWARD; TIERNAN & HALE. ST. LOUIS. 1883. LITHOGRAPHY. Map showing in detail railroad from St. Louis to Santa Fe with connections. Shows line through Texas to Galveston. Details forts with flags, towns, townships and every whistlestop from St. Louis to Tulsa. Shows United States Public Lands in Oklahoma. With 16 panels of timetables and ads. 11"H. x 17.5"W. VERY GOOD. $500.00. I.D.#03577.

FIRST YEAR OF "STANDARD TIME" RARE AMERICAN BANK NOTE MAP

ALLEN, W. F. OUTLINE MAP WITH DIALS SHOWING STANDARD RAILWAY TIME, Proposed By W.F. Allen, (Secretary Railway Conventions And Editor Travelers' Official Guide.) Endorsed By General And Southern Time Conventions, April 11 And 18, 1883, Adopted By The Conventions Of October 11 And 17, 1883 And Ordered To Take Effect On November 18, 1883. AMERICAN BANK NOTE CO./WESTERN UNION TELEGRAPH CO. NEW YORK. c1883. PARTIAL PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Folding pocket map distributed by Western Union; shows major railroads. In salmon printed paper wrapper. 6.1"H. x 8.75"W. FINE.  I.D.#09549. SOLD.

CRAM'S TOWNSHIP AND RAIL ROAD MAP OF NEW YORK. GEORGE F. CRAM. CHICAGO. c1883. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Folding pocket map with index booklet within printed blue covers. Nice outline color. Scarce early Cram. 16"H. x 22.25"W. VERY GOOD. $300.00. I.D.#05288.

VERY LARGE & SCARCE POCKET MAP

TOWNSHIP MAP OF THE STATE OF MAINE WITH ADJOINING PORTIONS OF CANADA & NEW BRUNSWICK. G.W. & C.B. COLTON & CO. NEW YORK. 1884. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Lg. folding map with minor fold repair. Bright coloring of districts (with counties brightly outlined in ink). Details cities, towns, townships, topography & railroads. No covers. 35.5"H. x 27.3"W. VERY GOOD. $650.00. I.D.#03510.

MICHIGAN CENTRAL AND CONNECTIONS. MATTHEWS, NORTHROP & CO. BUFFALO, NEW YORK. 1884. LITHOGRAPHY. Map showing from Maine to Chicago detailing railroads (MI Central & connections), roads, towns, topography and insets: Chicago, Detroit and Toledo, Buffalo, Niagara Falls and Vicinity and western U.S. Eight (8) panels of time tables. Views: Niagara Falls, New Steel Double Track Canti Lever Bridge; Grand Central Depot (NY) & Boston & Albany RR Depot. 15.5"H. x 23.5"W. VERY GOOD. $250.00. I.D.#02427.

RAND, MCNALLY & CO.'S CALIFORNIA. RAND, MCNALLY & CO. CHICAGO. 1884. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Rare double-page atlas map reprinted onto newsprint and issued as a pocket map. "Rand, McNally & Co.'s Indexed railroad and county map of California." Violet printed covers with 12 p. population guide. Map loose from cover but otherwise good. Original purchaser bought it in Ogden, Utah in 1887. Very detailed. 23.3"H. x 19"W. GOOD. $650.00. I.D.#11185.

RAND, MCNALLY & CO. MAP OF THE SOUTHWEST RAILWAY SYSTEM MISSOURI PACIFIC RY. CENTRAL BRANCH U.P.R.R. MISSOURI KANSAS & TEXAS RY... Texas And Pacific Ry. St. Louis, Iron Mountain And Southern Ry. International And Great Northern Ry. And Their Connections. BUXTON & SKINNER STATIONERY CO. ST. LOUIS. 1885. FULL PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Map showing entire U.S. with detail of above named railways (with townships). Reverse has time tables. 15.8"H. x 24.5"W. VERY GOOD. $500.00. I.D.#03101.

RAND AVERY SUPPLY CO. MAP OF THE FITCHBURG RAILROAD HOOSAC TUNNEL ROUTE AND ITS CONNECTIONS. RAND AVERY SUPPLY CO. BOSTON. 1886. FULL PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Map showing U.S. from Maine to Texas. Excellent detail of railroads, towns, cities, etc. Inset: Hoosac Tunnel Route. Reverse has railroad timetables. 14"H. x 21.5"W. FINE. $200.00. I.D.#01302.

RAND, MCNALLY & CO.'S INDEXED COUNTY AND RAILROAD POCKET MAP AND SHIPPER'S GUIDE OF CALIFORNIA. RAND, MCNALLY & CO. CHICAGO. 1887. FULL PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Map w/inset of vicinity of San Francisco. Details counties separately colored, cities, towns, post offices, entire railroad system, stations, villages, islands, lakes, rivers, etc. Early & quite scarce. With 58pp index and 2pp ads. 18.5"H. x 12.5"W. VERY FINE. $600.00. I.D.#03789.

MAP OF THE KANSAS CITY, FORT SCOTT AND GULF RAILROAD LINE AND CONNECTIONS. RAMSEY, MILLETT & HUDSON. KANSAS CITY. 1888. LITHOGRAPHY. Folding Map showing from DK, NE, KS & TX east to coast and south to Gulf with esp. detail on the Kansas city, Fort Scott & Gulf railroad and connections (with towns & townships). Rev: time tables & ads. 17"H. x 22"W. VERY GOOD.  I.D.#03095. SOLD.

CORRECT MAP OF THE 'BURLINGTON ROUTE' B & M RR IN NEB. AND CONNECTING LINES. RAND, MCNALLY & CO. CHICAGO. 1888. LITHOGRAPHY. On one-half of the back is the time table; on the other half, information on settling on government lands along the B.& M. RR in Nebraska, Kansas & Colorado. Shows area from Chicago to Pacific; from St. Paul, Helena & Walla Walla south below Tucson, AZ & Nacogdoches, TX. Very detailed, every RR station, roads, ranches, forts, villages, etc. 13.2"H. x 26.5"W. EXCELLENT. $550.00. I.D.#01297.

MAP OF THE KANSAS CITY, FORT SCOTT AND GULF RAILROAD LINE AND CONNECTIONS. HUDSON, KIMBERLY PUBL. CO. KANSAS CITY. 1889. LITHOGRAPHY. Folding Map showing from DK, NE, KS & TX east to coast and south to Gulf with esp. detail on the Kansas city, Fort Scott & Gulf railroad and connections (with towns & townships). Rev: time tables & ads. Fold repairs. 17"H. x 22"W. GOOD. $400.00. I.D.#03096.

ST. LOUIS, ARKANSAS AND TEXAS RY. THE COTTON BELT ROUTE AND CONNECTIONS. POOLE BROS. CHICAGO. 1889. LITHOGRAPHY. Folding map with time tables for the St. Louis, Arkansas & Texas Ry. Map shows from Chicago to El Paso. St. L., AR & Tx Ry. from St. Louis & Cairo to Sherman, Ft. Worth, Hillsboro, Gatesville, Lufkin TX, and Shreveport, LA. Shows other railway systems (named), towns, topo., etc. Cotton bolls decorate title. 19.5"H. x 13.3"W. VERY GOOD. $450.00. I.D.#01318.

MAP OF THE MISSOURI PACIFIC AND ST. LOUIS, IRON MOUNTAIN AND SOUTHERN RAILWAY AND CONNECTIONS. RAND, MCNALLY & CO. CHICAGO. 1889. OUTLINE PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Map with time tables for these railroads west to coast from Memphis and St. Louis. These railroads colored red running south to Texarkana and Arkansas City and west throughout MO & KS to Denver & Pueblo. Shows other railways (named), towns, along railways, topo., etc. Large & detailed. Also index for states of AR, CO, Ind. Ty., KS, KY, MO & NE. 16.3"H. x 30.5"W. FINE. $500.00. I.D.#01319.

MAP OF IOWA. RAND, MCNALLY & CO.'S NEW BUSINESS ATLAS MAP OF IOWA. RAND, MCNALLY & CO. CHICAGO. c1889. OUTLINE PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Details counties, towns, townships, rivers & streams. Names, numbers & indexes all railroads. Cover or guide booklet lacking. Folds repaired. Pocket map version on coated India paper. 19"H. x 26"W. GOOD. $200.00. I.D.#18695.

HASSARD, THOMAS. MAP SHOWING THE PRINCIPAL RAILWAYS OF THE UNITED STATES, MEXICO AND THE STATES OF CENTRAL AMERICA... THE NORRIS PETERS CO. WASHINGTON, DC. 1890. OUTLINE PRINTED COLOR. PHOTOLITHOGRAPHY. Map detailing railroads throughout the U.S., Mexico and Central America (plus Cuba). Some railroads named, some others initialed. Shows states (Dakotas separated) & state capitals. "Compiled under direction of the Hon. H.A. Taylor, United States Commissioner of Railroads". 18"H. x 18"W. VERY GOOD. $250.00. I.D.#01241.

RAND, MCNALLY & CO.'S INDEXED COUNTY AND TOWNSHIP POCKET MAP AND SHIPPERS' GUIDE OF MARYLAND AND DELAWARE. RAND, MCNALLY & CO. CHICAGO. 1890. FULL PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Folding pocket map showing counties separately colored, towns, townships, topography, court houses and railroads. Insets: District of Columbia and Garrett Co., MD. Folds to 4.3x6.5" brown paper wraps with 63pp index and ads. Scarce pocket map and guide. 12.8"H. x 19.4"W. VERY GOOD. $200.00. I.D.#03576.

FAUST, H. W. FAUST'S MAP OF CITY AND COUNTY OF SAN FRANCISCO CALIFORNIA. H.W. FAUST. SAN FRANCISCO. c1890. SEPIA, GREEN AND BLUE. LITHOGRAPHY. Dissected and laid down on linen. Attractive period title graphics. Small inset, General view of San Francisco Bay. Not in any Jolly Guide, Phillips Maps of America, p.778 Professionally restored. The Rumsey Collection contains the 1892 (12th ed.) and 1903 (17th ed.) 23"H. x 28.75"W. GOOD. I.D.#21822. SOLD.

KEITH JOHNSTON'S ROYAL ATLAS. UNITED STATES, N.E. KEITH JOHNSTON. EDINBURGH. c1890. OUTLINE PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Dissected, linen backed, folding map. Not just the Northeast as Americans know it but extends to Minnesota, Kansas and North Carolina. With folding index, in glit stamped blue boards. 17.5"H. x 24"W. VERY GOOD. $250.00. I.D.#05027.

 

 

LATE PERIOD COLTON, EARLY ROAD MAP

COLTON'S ROAD MAP OF THE COUNTIES OF ORANGE AND ROCKLAND. G.W. & C.B. COLTON. NEW YORK. 1891. RED AND BLUE ON WHITE. COPPER ENGRAVING. State of New York. Folds into gray cloth cover with advertising list of other available road and cycling "run" maps. Rare example. Map loose from cover, both acid damaged. 22.75"H. x 26.5"W. FAIR. $250.00. I.D.#09678.

"BEAUTIFUL OKLAHOMA"

POOLE BROS. MAP OF OKLAHOMA AND INDIAN TERRITORY. SANTA FE ROUTE. CHICAGO. 1891. RED AND BLACK. LITHOGRAPHY. Accurately showing locations of the Indian reservations recently opened to settlement; also the Cherokee Strip, of the Five Civilized Nations, and of reservations belonging to tribes that have agreed to take their land in severalty. Two maps and much land information on a single double-sided sheet. Route map of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad, 7x9". Among the many notes is the comment that "No Man's Land" was acquired with Texas, and it remains to be determined whether Greer County is a portion of Oklahoma or Texas. The Sac and Fox Indians are described as "copper colored Quakers" for their lack of crime and peaceable ways. Extensive descriptions of Oklahoma with time table. Cover title: Beautiful Oklahoma most directly reached via The Santa Fe Route. Information regarding new Indian Lands recently opened for settlement. Rare ephemeral emigrant guide to lure settlers. 11.4"H. x 14"W. VERY GOOD. I.D.#05457.  SOLD.

IMPORTANT A.T. & S.F. R.R. ITEM

RAND, MCNALLY & CO. SANTA FE ROUTE. ATCHISON, TOPEKA AND SANTA FE RAILROAD. KANSAS CITY, MO. 1891, MAY. MAROON AND WHITE. LITHOGRAPHY. Details entire U.S. "Oklahoma Country" shown amid Indian reservations. Large route map displaying all feeder lines to the railroad. Lengthy time tables on reverse, vignette of resort hotel in Las Vegas, N.M. 15.2"H. x 39"W. VERY GOOD. $750.00. I.D.#05459.

WEBBER, WINSLOW L. CITY OF GLOUCESTER. GEO. H. WALKER & CO. c1891. OUTLINE HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. City plan taken from an atlas and revised and enlarged. Front guard advertises Quaker Stoves and Ranges, Taunton Iron Works. No back guard ever used. Fold tears. 17.5"H. x 26"W. GOOD. $250.00. I.D.#21231.

 

 

RAND, MCNALLY & CO.'S INDEXED ATLAS OF THE WORLD MAP OF BOSTON. RAND, MCNALLY & CO.'S NEW BUSINESS ATLAS MAP OF BOSTON. RAND, MCNALLY & CO. CHICAGO. c1891. FULL PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. (Vest Pocket series). Good street plan with two insets. Defective, one inset gone. Lacks cover. 26"H. x 19"W. POOR. $35.00. I.D.#10354.

RARE LATE POCKET MAP VERSION

COLTON'S NEW TOPOGRAPHICAL MAP OF THE STATES OF VIRGINIA, WEST VIRGINIA, MARYLAND And Portions Of Other Adjoining States... G.W. & C.B. COLTON. NEW YORK. 1892. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Western sheet only of a two-sheet regional wall map reprinted on folding oilskin paper and issued in black cloth pocket covers. Shows most of West Virginia except part of Grant County. Vivid hand color, unusual for so late a period. Cover a bit worn, map fine. Rare late Colton. 30"H. x 22"W. FINE. $900.00. I.D.#09708.

RAND, MCNALLY & CO.'S NEW BUSINESS ATLAS MAP OF KANSAS. RAND, MCNALLY & CO. CHICAGO. 1892. FULL PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Folds into pocket shippers guide. Tan printed wrappers. A little brown but in unusually fine condition. With Rand, McNally ads at the back. A major railroad state, origin of the Atcheson, Topeka and Santa Fe railroad. Quite scarce. 19"H. x 25.8"W. FINE. $300.00. I.D.#10279.

RAND, MCNALLY & CO.'S MISSOURI. RAND, MCNALLY & CO. CHICAGO. c1892. FULL PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Scarce pocket map with the bootheel in an inset. Shows railroads. Some ink notations, covers lacking. Encapsulated. 19"H. x 26"W. GOOD. $175.00. I.D.#08265.

JOHN POLHEMUS PRINTING CO. MAP OF THE FALL RIVER LINE AND ITS CONNECTIONS. JOHN POLHEMUS PRINTING CO. NEW YORK. 1893. LITHOGRAPHY. Map showing from Washington, DC north to New Brunswick, details railroads, roads, towns, topo., & much more. Inset: Map of the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad (Old Colony System) and its connections. Seventy-five pages of time tables, index and information for passengers. 7"H. x 10.5"W. VERY GOOD. $75.00. I.D.#01831.

RAND, MCNALLY & CO.'S INDEXED COUNTY AND RAILROAD POCKET MAP AND SHIPPERS' GUIDE OF VIRGINIA. RAND, MCNALLY & CO. CHICAGO. 1893. FULL PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Unusually fine condition. Map showing manuscript markings from Martinsburg, MD to Abingden, VA. Details cities, towns, post offices, railroads, stations, villages, counties, islands, lakes, rivers, etc. 81 pp index and 10 pp ads. Scarce. 19"H. x 25.8"W. FINE. $250.00. I.D.#03787.

(GEORGE H. DANIELS). THE NEW YORK CENTRAL AND HUDSON RAILROAD AND CONNECTIONS. THE MATTHEWS NORTHRUP CO. BUFFALO. 1893. OUTLINE PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Map showing from ME to St. Louis, details railroads, towns, topo., and much more. "The Health and Pleasure Resorts of New York and New England, the Best way to reach them via America's Greatest railroad." Folds to 4x8" with "America Great Resorts" on cover. Text regarding resorts. 15.5"H. x 39.5"W. VERY GOOD. $150.00. I.D.#01832.

MILLS & GOODARD (ARCHITECTS COLUMBUS, OH). MAP OF LICKING COUNTY OHIO. NEWARD EXPRESS CO. NEWARK, OH. 1894. LITHOGRAPHY. "Presented by Roe Emerson, the Clothier and Furnisher, Newark, Ohio." Detailed map showing railroads, townships, & survey grids. Very scarce & unusual pocket map. 8.3"H. x 10.6"W. VERY GOOD. $150.00. I.D.#03795.

THE RAND, MCNALLY VEST POCKET MAP OF NEW JERSEY... RAND, MCNALLY & CO. CHICAGO. 1895. OUTLINE PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Map showing counties, towns, cities, railroads numbered & indexed, topography, etc. Insets: Vicinity of Jersey City and Vicinity of Camden. Rev: index map. Scarce. 19"H. x 12.3"W. FINE. $150.00. I.D.#01844

RAND, MCNALLY & CO.'S CALIFORNIA. RAND, MCNALLY & CO. CHICAGO. 1895. FULL HAND COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Railroads numbered and overprinted in red. Map from the Indexed atlas reprinted on India wove paper and folding into a 16mo printed paper covers. (Rand, McNally vest pocket map series). Some fold repairs and misfolding. 26"H. x 18.5"W. GOOD. $300.00. I.D.#09634.

BUFFALO ELECTROTYPE AND ENGRAVING CO. NEW MAP OF THE CITY OF BUFFALO. YOUNG MEN'S CHRISTIAN ASS'N. BUFFALO. 1895 1894. YELLOWTONE. LITHOGRAPHY. Foldout advertising map from a guide book. Detailed street plan with advertising on reverse and at top and bottom. Few neat pen and ink notations. 14"H. x 10.6"W. GOOD. $135.00. I.D.#19666.

NORRIS-PETERS CO. OFFICIAL MAP OF WASHINGTON. PREPARED FOR THE COMMITTEE OF '96. ANSON S. TAYLOR, WILLIAM B. ROBISON. WASHINGTON, DC. 1896. PARTIAL PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. "Fifteenth International Christian Endeavor Convention. July 8-13, 1896." Folding into duodecimo printed paper cover. Supplied conventioneers by the Estey Organ Piano Co. Scarce ephemeral pocket map. 18"H. x 23"W. GOOD. $150.00. I.D.#07768.

RAND, MCNALLY & CO.'S NEW BUSINESS MAP ATLAS MAP OF NORTH CAROLINA. RAND, MCNALLY & CO. CHICAGO. 1896 1892. FULL PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Railroads listed and numbered in red. Folds into duodecimo, 71 p. shippers' guide book, printed brown paper wraps. Rebacked with tape. Scarce pocket map & guide. 18.75"H. x 26"W. GOOD. $225.00. I.D.#09681.

RARE GOLD RUSH POCKET MAP

RAND-MCNALLY OFFICIAL 24 X 36 MAP OF ALASKA. RAND, MCNALLY & CO. CHICAGO. c1897. FULL PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Large colored lithographed folding map within brown cloth cover. Front cover lettered in gilt, "Rand, McNally & Co.'s official map of Alaska including the Klondike District and adjacent gold fields showing various routes to the mines." Bright clean condition. 24"H. x 36"W. Discovered, oddly enough, in Prague. VERY GOOD. $450.00. I.D.#08015.

GOLD RUSH STRIP MAP

POOLE BROS. untitled. [KLONDIKE REGION STRIP MAP]. CHICAGO. 1898. SEPIA AND BLUE. LITHOGRAPHY. Alaska traveler's strip map of the Yukon River from Ft. Yukon to Skaguay. Margins trimmed away and mounted on linen; probably carried in the Klondike. Slight water staining. 24"H. x 8.6"W. VERY GOOD. I.D.#14633. SOLD.

 

 

 

KAYLER, R. S. RAILROAD MAP OF OHIO. THE COLUMBUS LITHOGRAPH CO. COLUMBUS, O. c1898. PARTIAL PRINTED COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. "Published by the State." Folds into black cloth cover. Routes colored in red, brown and yellow, water in blue. Laid down on gauze. Title vignette shows train in motion. 32"H. x 29"W. GOOD. $350.00. I.D.#08946.

BLANCHARD'S MAP OF CHICAGO WITH NEW STREET NAMES 1899. RUFUS BLANCHARD. CHICAGO. 1899. TWO COLOR. LITHOGRAPHY. Large city plan folding into black and violet paper cover with street guide. Printed in black, red and green. Thin paper, browned and fragile with fold tears. Needs to be deacidified and mounted. Very scarce. 35.5"H. x 23.75"W. FAIR. $650.00. I.D.#09515.

SCARCE POCKET MAP OF MONTGOMERY & PROMOTIONAL PAMPHLET

POCKET MAP OF THE CITY OF MONTGOMERY, ALA. THE STATE ABSTRACT CO. MONTGOMERY, AL. 1899. LITHOGRAPHY. Important promotional pamphlet/large pocket map in superb condition. Detailed map showing streets, wards, railroads, bridges, etc. Surrounded by ads. With 15pp text regarding Montgomery. 25"H. x 28"W. VF. I.D.#04118.  SOLD.

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