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122rare:
1671 John Ogilby Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionale cum Terris adiacentibus. Beautiful watercolor copperplate engraving on handmade paper. This beautiful old map shows Virginia, Florida, Mexico Central America and the north shore of South America, including outstanding details on all of the West Indies. Very good condition with tatters on the 
margins, bright coloring.
14" x 11.5" plus wide margins. 
$3500



231UnitedStates:
1879 Mitchell's original hand colored Map of the United States and Territories Together with Canada & C. Inset of Island of Newfoundland on bottom right. Entered according to Act of congress in the 
Office of the Librarian of  
Congress  at Washington.
23 x 15 in. $180



001us: 
1878 Color US Map. John Bartholomew's attractive antique color litho map of the United States. Also shows Bahamas & Cuba. From Zell's Atlas. 18x13 in. $100




002us:
1916 UNITED STATES FREIGHT TRAFFIC MAP. Detailed large scale old color litho map by Rand McNally, shows Freight Traffic Associations Territories and Classification Committees Territories. Official, Western, Canadian,  
Mexican and Southern territories. 
28" x 21" $60
 



003us:
Amerique Septentrionale, De A. Houze 1840
A very interesting atlas map of North America showing Mexique extending into the middle of Washington state. This early, engraved map has original color and shows much of the Artic, including Alaska, the Northwest Territories and Groenland with part of it as an island. Major American cities of the time along with Pawnees, Sioux and Algonquin tribes. From the Atlas of Universal History by Antione Phillipe House.
Condition: Good, some islands have pencil circles around them, especially Western Antilles, some smudges outside image on the margin.
Size: 13 x 10 in. $250



004us: 
Civil War Map of U.S. Large color litho map by US Government after the War. Shows the Military Dept. Divisions at the beginning of the War near the end of 1860. Especially interesting since it correctly shows South Carolina as the only confederate state as of that date. 29x18 in. $150




006us:
1878 Botanical - Zoological Maps of the USA. These two maps of the United States were published in Gray's Atlas of 1876. The top map is titled "Map of the United States Showing the Principal Botanical Divisions." The bottom map is "Map of the United States Showing the principal Zoological Divisions. Each botanical and zoological area is identified by a different color. 
14" x 17" $80



007us:
1889 Railroad Map of U.S. Scribner & Sons, attractive color litho. An amazing number of old railroad lines shown in red throughout country. 
26x17-1/2 in. $80




008us: 
1873 Botanical Divisions (US) Map. Regions shown by hand coloring. Divided into Forest, Prairie, Cactus, etc. Published by O.W. Gray. 17x14-1/2 in. $60




009us:
1873 Large Warren and Beers US Map. Original color. Attractive border (a few light foxing 
spots on oceans). 
30x18 in. $150




012us:
1901 Color Map of USA - NO RESERVE! Great old color map of the United States, produced in 1901. Each state in its own color. Shows railroads, topography, major cities. Inset of Alaska. 99 years old! 
22x15 in. $50




019us:
1884 MAP OF EASTERN UNITED STATES. Original hand colored antique English map, showing the eastern United States as far west at Missouri.  Very  
attractive antique engraving. 
14-1/2" x 12" $80




020us:
1860 British Possessions in North America. New York and New England. Large hand colored English map with insets of Montreal, Quebec City and Newfoundland. 
26x16 in. $150




024us: 
1850 New England Triangulation Chart. Early chart of the New England coast. Published in black & white from surveys 
taken from 1844 to 1850. 
22-1/2x32 in. $120



025us:
1892 Population Density Map. Interesting map shows population density by color. Also shows movement of center of population from 1790 to 1890. (Average density in 1890 was up to almost 21 persons per square mile!) 21x14 in. $80



027us: 
1875 Botanical Division Map of U.S. Hand colored for each region. By Thomas Porter. Printed by Gray. 
17x14-1/2 in. $60



031us:
1860 Isotherm Chart ( map ) of U.S. Isotherm chart of northern United States and Canada. Hand colored. By Isaac Stevens, Governor of Washington Territory. 
Published by U.S. War Dept. 
29x16 in. $150



032us: 
1895 Principal Meridian and Baseline Map of U.S. Includes time zones. In color with four diagrams which show plans for numbering townships and sections. By J.R. Dunham. 
30x18 in. $80



033us:
Railroad Freight Rate Tariff Areas Map. Color litho map by Rand McNally. Printed in color by region. All railroads shown. Large 
28x21 in. $60 



036us:
1888 United States Territorial Growth Map. Printed in color. Inset of Alaska. 13-1/2x11 in. $50



037us: 
1876 Wealth and Agriculture U.S. Map. Early eastern United States, by colors. Four maps on one page. Shows concentrations of wealth, and industries of cotton, tobacco and dairy. Slight stain in upper margin. Nice border. 14-1/2x17-1/2 in. $80




038us:
1885 Rare color Gray's Historical Maps of the United States showing the Acquisition and Transfer of Territory in center map and the British Possessions and other historic references showing expansion of the United States.
17-1/2 x 14-1/2 in. $150



039us:
C.1870 Color map showing the Territorial Growth in the United States with an inset bottom left which shows Alaska still being Russian Territory and the current states in their former ownership. Legend below shows Cession Boundaries, Military Reservations, Indian Reservations, Forest
and National Parks.
15 x 9-1/2 in. $60



040us:
1876 Botanical - Zoological Maps of the USA. These two maps of the United States were published in Gray's Atlas of 1876. The top map is titled "Map of the United States Showing the Principal Botanical Divisions." The bottom map is "Map of the United States Showing the Principal Zoological Divisions." Each botanical and zoological area is identified by a different color. 
15" x 17" $100


 



235UnitedStates:
1850 Cowperthwait color United States map which shows the Gold Regions of California on bottom left inset and an inset of Washington, D.C. on bottom right. In this map, the west is mostly still territories. Top right border has been repaired.
17 x 14 in. $650



041us:
1822 Rare color Map of early United States with inset bottom right of early Florida. Published by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, Paternoster Row.
10 x 8 in. $300



100us:
 
Map of the United States from the 1902 edition of the People's Atlas. Map shows US territorial acquisitions from 1783 through the Spanish American War in 1898. The 1900 acquisition of part of the Samoa Islands is also included. 
11x13 in. $60



103us:
 
1912 Territorial Map of the United States, published by the George F. Cram Company of Chicago. This color-coded map shows the dates of acquisition for each piece of territory in the continental USA. Inset maps at the bottom show dates of acquisition for Alaska, the Philippines,
Samoan Islands,  
Hawaii, the Panama Canal  
Zone, and Puerto Rico. 
12x15 in. $50 



106us:
1915 USA Territory Acquisition Map. Interesting historical map of the United States, published in 1915 by the Rand McNAlly Co. This map shows the dates of acquisition for each piece of territory in the continental USA. Inset maps at the bottom show dates of acquisition for the Philippines, Hawaii, Guam, Wake Island, the Samoa Islands, Puerto Rico and Alaska. 11x14 in. $60 



108us: 
1875 Map of the United States by Gray. Interesting map, with original hand coloring, from O.W. Gray's world atlas of 1875. Each state is separately colored. Cities, towns, railroad lines and geographical features are all shown. Very attractive antique map which would look great in a frame! 
17x28 in. $150



110us:
1863 Military Map of the United States. This interesting map of the United States was published in 1863 by Johnson and Ward. The entire title of the map is "Johnson's New Military Map of the United States Showing the Forts, Military Posts Etc. with Enlarged Plans of Southern Harbors from Authentic Data obtained at the War Department Washington." Forts all over the country (including those in the Western states) are marked 
with a diamond symbol.
18x27 in. $300



112us:
1844 Map of New England, New York. Hand colored map from the 1844 edition of Olney's School Geography, drawn and printed by Sherman & Smith. Shows the states of New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine. Cities, towns, railroad lines, canals and geographical features are all shown. Populations of Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island are listed in the lower right corner. 
12x19 in. $150 



114us:
Revolutionary War Map: Route to Quebec. This original map, from Marshall's Life of Washington, is titled "A Map of the Country Which was the Scene of Operations of the Northern Army; Including the Wilderness through which General Arnold Marched to Attack Quebec." This refers to Benedict Arnold's march through the Maine wilderness in the late 1775. The map covers an area from northern Massachusetts to Quebec City. The area that is now Vermont is shown as part of New York. The map was printed by C.P. Wayne of Philadelphia, in 1807. 
9x11 in. $225


204us: circa 1880 Western State Map. The United States of North America, Pacific States. This colored map shows Montana, Utah and Arizona west to the Pacific coastline.  11x15 in. $60



205us: 
1907 "Map of the United States Showing Approximately the Productive Areas of Principal Commercial Staples."Cram map of the United States, country is divided into regions with the proncipal products of each region printed on the map image. 12x15 in. $40



208us:
1872 map of United States and Territories. Published by Asher & Adams in the New Statistical and Topographical Atlas of the United States. Original hand coloring. 17.5x24.5 in. $150


213us: 
1848 North-East United States map. Hand colored English map by Chapman & Hall. Covers area from Maine to Virginia showing mountain ranges in the area. 
18.5x14.5 in. $150



220us:
Rare Map of the Original Thirteen Colonies, published by S. Augustus Mitchell 1871 based on John Mitchell's Map ot the British & French Dominions. Map is very detailed each state is colored seperately, Indian Tribes are shown. Settlement dates are shown, population in 1776 is shown & estimated population for 1876 is also shown with a decorative border surrounding the map. Perfect condition. 15x12 1/2 in. $100 



225us:
1859 Hand colored lithographed Early Progress Map of the United States Coast Survey with large inset on left showing a  
Sub Sketch Showing the 
Progress on the Pacific Coast 
of  the United States.
26 x 25-1/2 in. $120 



226us:
1868 Black and white copper engraved Indian Tribe U.S. Map titled, "Carte des Tribus Indiennes Al'Ouest Du Mississippi."
12 x 8 in. $80



228us:
1851 Black and white copper engraved Indian Tribe map of tyhe mid-United States showing the Boundaries of the Ojibwa, Menomonee, Winnebago, and Dacotah Tribes of Indians.
13 x 10-1/2 in. $60



229us:
1876 Expanion of United States Map by Colton. Six hand colored  engraved maps on one page at various stages of expanion, 
between 1840 to 1865.
17 x 14 in. $250




227us:
The United States of America J.H. Colton 1855 - This is a very fine and important map of American in 1855, it’s a large and handsome map (original hand coloring) with Canada as British Possessions in the west, with upper and lower Canada depicted in the east. The territories of New Mexico, Arizona, Utah and Washington are of unusual shape and large, without Idaho and the Dakota now North and South Dakota. Oklahoma doesn’t exist its Indian Territory, and Colorado is Colona and parts of Kanzas. The Sea of Cortez is depicted as the Gulf of California. Many of the cross country railroads are simply estimated guesses, obvious when compared to later more accurate maps that show the railroads. Condition: Very good, some aging color on outside margins and slight tear extends into bottom 
of image and Texas.
size: 28 x 17.5
$125
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230us:
1939 Ernest Dudley Chase Pictorial lithographed Map of New England States. Map shows cities, towns, historic sites, landmarks, buildings, animals, and people doing recreational activities. Artist signature in pencil on lower left margin.  Beautiful compass rose. Map also includes Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Vermont, and Maine. Water damage to left margin, extending slightly into map. In margin, small  insets 
of the State Houses.
25 x 19 in. $275



232UnitedStates:
1898 Color Rand, McNally & Co.'s full United States Map, with inset bottom left of Alaska. Each state 
is in another color.
27 x 20-1/2 in. $250



233UnitedStates:
1891 Bradley's Atlas of the World's hand colored map of the United States, showing Indian Territory, mountain ranges, state capitols, and other pertinent places.
26 x 19 in. $80



234UnitedStates:
1891 Bradley's Atlas of the World's color Railroad Map of the United States, Together with Various Steamship Lines 
Along the Seaboard.
26 x 19 in. $80



237UnitedStates:
Map of the Western States, 1839 Mitchell. Engraved and originally hand colored map of the then Western US showing: (Iowa Territory,) Missouri, (Wisconsin Territory,) Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Kentucky, Ohio and parts of Western Virginia. This map shows Lake Erie (its length of 270 miles) and all main ports and cities along southern Lake Michigan, some of lakes Huron and Ontario. Figures attached to rivers indicate their length. “Engraved to illustrate Mitchell's school and family geography." Special notes include: locations of steamboat sloop and ship navigation along with remarkable battle locations depicted with a flag and the year they took place such as, Perry’s Victory of 1813 just north of Sandusky City. Condition: Good, very rare, a slight tear at bottom on fold moteling 
and foxing on edges 
only outside margins.
size 18 x 12 $180



238UnitedStates:
Renvoi Nos qui son dans la Carte (16 states early French Map) Anonymous Late 1700’s - Very early small engraved map of Eastern U. S. (Mapmaker unknown, depicting 16 potential or established American states, (NH, VT, MA, RI, CT, NY, NJ, PA, DE, MR, VA, SC, NC, GA, KT, TN) original hand coloring delineates the states. Interesting map depicting Indian areas forgotten and five great lakes with forts. Florida extends all the way to the Mississippi River, Michigan, and most of the Midwestern state do not exist yet, Canadian forts are Toronto and Du Luth. Condition: Very good, but top margin missing, some light mottling inside margin above Maine.
Size: 9 x 7 in.
$250



239UnitedStates:
United States, Lewis & Tanner, 1805 - A very small and detailed early engraved and hand colored map detailing east of the Mississippi River, showing Mississippi Territory is part of Alabama, pre-Louisiana Purchase configeration; Kentucky is present. Indian tribes, towns and topography includes the Appalachian Mountain chain extending into upstate New York; Indiana, Illinois, Minnesota, and Michigan, which have no boundaries, and Florida extends to New Orleans. Detroit exists but no Michigan or Illinois yet, the Grand Portage is shown from the Great Lakes to the Lake in the woods. This is an important map for any American collector. Condition: Good, three folds barely noticeable, foxing on margin edges with some water marks inside image.
size 9.75 x 8 image
$350



240UnitedStates:
United States, Melish 1818-1821 - A small and unusual engraved map of the Eastern U. S. by John Melish uncolored, extends from the Missouri and then Northwest Territories to the Eastern Seaboard. Wisconsin, Minnesota and Kansas are not states yet. The map begins at the Gulf of Mexico and extends to the great lakes and into lower Canada, hachures depict the extent of the Appalachian Mountain Chain and St Louis is then a fort. This is plate no 23 from an unknown atlas, Illinois is shown as a state so the map is later than 1818. Special Note: John Melish's map of the United States is the single most important and influential map of America published in the 19th Century and is rivaled only by John Mitchell's map of North America in 1755 as the single most influential map in American History.  Condition: Very good, small margins, two small tears on left margin, otherwise not much browning, or foxing.
size 9.5 x 8 image
$200

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