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Map of a Part of Washington Territory Lying East of the Cascade Mountains, Tilton, 1857 - A lithographed map of a Part of Washington Territory Lying East of the Cascade Mountains to Accompany Report of Surveyor General. This uncommon and very detailed map covers the Columbia River from Ft. Dallas eastward to Ft. Walla-Walla, and north to Ft. Colvill. The "Great Plateau of Spokane" spans the center of the map. In the upper right corner, the "Gold Mines" are shown along the "Western limits of the Rock Mountains". Steven`s survey route for the Pacific Railroad, creeks, rivers, lakes, roads, the Old Presbyterian Mission are also shown along with Lake Chelan. The map was surveyed by Tilton and lithographed by C.B. Graham, Washington D.C., 1857.
Condition: Good dark impression, issued folding, with minor toning and numerous fold separations,
small top margin.
size 14" x 22.1" image
Washington and Oregon, Colton 1853 A very early and rare map of Washington and Oregon with original pastel coloring of newly formed counties in each state. Canada is British Possessions and Oregon and Washington extend into the states of Idaho, Montana, parts of Montana and Wyoming are shown as Nebraska Territory and California is also shown as a territory. Colton maps of this region exhibit dramatic changes from year to year, indicating actual changes in the expansion and settlement of the area. In this map Washington and Oregon extend fully to the Continental Divide where they encounter a Nebraska Territory that extends north all the way to Canada. This map also shows the routes of early explorers including the proposed Stevens route of the Pacific Railroad. The map also shows Indian tribes, passes, and important forts. Dated and copyrighted: 'Entered according to the Act of Congress in the Year of 1853 by J. H. Colton & Co. in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York.' Published from Colton's 172 William Str. Office in New York City. Condition: Very good, typical aging and browning on the edges, wide margins, some water spots and foxing on margin edges.
14.75 x 11.75 image
1888 Color half-tone showing the magnificent Hotel Denny in Seattle.
8-1/2 x 6 in. $40
1888 Color half-tone showing the Occidental Hotel in Seattle in the Occidental Square.
8 x 6 in. $40
C.1880 Hand colored steel engraving showing Port Gamble Mills, the Puget Mill Company Owners.
10 x 7-1/2 in. $50
1897 Hand colored half-tones showing seven scenes in and about Seattle. Top image shows the Central Part of Seattle, from the Water-Front, Looking East. Featured
in Harper's Weekly.
15 x 10-1/2 in. $80
1909 Hand colored wood engraving showing a Bird's-Eye View of the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition at Seattle. Featured in Harper's Weekly, A Journal of Civilization.
15-1/2 x 11 in. $60
1886 Wood engraving from Harper's Weekly showing the Anti-Chinese Riot at Seattle, Washington Territory. Drawn by W.P. Snyder.
16 x 11 in. $30
1892 Harper's Weekly hand colored wood engraving showing the Indian Encampment on Ballast Island in Seattle. Scene is shown during the hop-picking season.
Drawn by W.H. Bull.
15-1/2 x 11 in. $80
1932 Rand McNally color Standard Map of Washington featured in the Commercial Atlas. Index of its Principal Cities and another index sheet included. Small piece missing on side border bottom right.
27-1/2 x 20-1/2 in. $80
1893 Rand McNally & Company's Indexed Atlas of the World shows this colorful and majestic
map of Washington State.
28 x 22 in. $100
1890 Hand colored wood engraving featured in The Northwest Magazine showing a View of Hoquiam, Washington.
13-1/2 x 10 in. $100
1890 Hand colored wood engraving featured in The Northwest Magazine showing Bucoda, Washington.
13-1/2 x 10 in. $100
1890 Scenes in Spokane Washington. Nine hand-colored, antique engraved scenes from the Sept. 6, 1890 issue of Harper's Weekly. Title is "Spokane Falls, State of Washington, and the Northwestern Exposition. Center image shows the exterior of the Exposition building. Smaller scenes on the sides show individual landmarks around the city.
16x22 in. $150
1891 Views of Tacoma, Washington. Eleven hand-colored, engraved scenes from the June 20, 1891 issue of Harper's Weekly. Title is "The City of Tacoma and its Environs
." Each scene is numbered,
with a descriptive title
at the bottom of the page.
16x22 in. $150
Beautiful 1872 map of Washington. Published by Asher & Adams in the New Statistical and Topographical Atlas of the United States. Original hand coloring. 17.5x24.5 in. $200
Very nice cover from the November 30, 1889 issue of West Shore. Color lithograph showing the New Court House at Seattle.
8.5x11 in. $60
1851 A Diagram Of A Portion Of Oregon Territory map - Surveyor Generals Office, Oregon City on October 20, 1851 by John B. Preston, Surveyor General. Diagram shows which towns are propsed to be surveyed in A.D. 1852.
1862 Preliminary Chart of Gray's Harbor, Washington Ter. - From a Trigonometrical Survey under the dirction of A.D. Bache, Superintendent of the Survey Of The Coast Of The United States. Triangulation Topography and Hydrography by J.S. Lawson, Sub-Assistant. Hand colored lithograph of C. Knickerbocker of Albany, N.Y. Map depicts the tides and soundings of Gray's Harbor. Map is in excellent condition with a nice black and yellow border. 18x19in. $150
1862 Priliminary Chart of (the) Entrance To Koos Bay, Oregon - From a Trigonometrical Survey under the dirction of A.D. Bache, Superintendent of the Survey Of The Coast Of The United States. Triangulation Topography and Hydrography by Jas. S. Lawson, Assist. Coast Survey. Hand colored lithograph of C. Knickerbocker of Albany, N.Y. Map depicts the tides and soundings in the entrance to Koos Bay. Map is in excellent condition with a nice black and yellow border. 18x19.5in. $180
1849-1855 U.S. Coast Survey, A.D. Bache, Superintendent, Sketch J - Map shows the Progress of the Survey of the Western Coast during 1851 through 1855. Small map in excellent condition, No. 42. Black and pale pink border. 10.5x13in. $80
1862 Color lithographed U.S. Coast Survey showing the Progress of the Survey in Section No. XI from Tillamook Bay to the Boundary in Sketch K. Inset of the Triangulation of Koos Bay, Oregon on
bottom left of chart.
25-1/2 x 19-1/2 in. $180
Map of That Part of Washington Territory Lying West of the Cascade Mountains, 1857 - A detailed lithograph map with original hand coloring, one of the first General Land Office Surveys of the region East of the Cascades, with great detail of today’s Puget Sound then the Admiralty Inlet. The map extends from the Columbia River to Canada. Shows Fort Dallas, Fort Walla Walla, the Presbyterian Mission on the Walla Walla River, Steven’s Route, the Military Road from Steilacoom to Walla Walla, Fort Simcoe, a Mission on the Atah-nam River, the Great Plateau of the Spokane, Fort Colvill and the Gold Mines to the North, Spokane House, and a host of other details. The earliest map to detail the region east of the Cascades, signed by James Tilton, Surveyor General, PS. Duval and Son’s Philadelphia. Condition: Very Good, small left margin, slight tear on top left margin and two small vertical folds.
14 x 22 image
This very large, hand colored early survey map of Washington Territory was conducted under the the supervision of James Tilton, Surveyor General. The Williamette Medidian from Portland to Puget Sound and the 4th Standard Parallel extending west to Gray's Harbor have been surveyed, but much of the rest of the cartographical information is speculative at best. However, Wheat notes that the map is important in showing the Hudson's Bay Company's posts at Fort Okinakane and Fort Colville, along with the location of Lake Chelan, east of the Cascades. The U.S. Military Road from Ft. Steilacoom to Walla Walla is shown. The road proceeds from Seattle, up the White River, across Natchess Pass and down to Fort Walla Walla, by the valley of the Yakama River. The map also shows Stevens Route for the Pacific R.R., coming up the Cedar River from Seattle, crossing over an unnamed pass south of Snoqualmoo Pass and proceeding down the Yakama River. Curiously, no surveys had been made or were yet contemplated through this region. This is an extremely important map of the State of Washington as a territory and rare. Condition: Very fine wide margins, with three folds, some discoloration on top of folds not affecting image.
size 27.75 x 21.5 image
1889 Washington's State Barge Passing Through The Fleet - Drawn By J.O. Davidson. Hand colored wood engraving published in a Supplement to Harper's Weekly on May 4, 1889. Scene depicts tall, flag-masted ships surrounding Washington's state
barge as it passes
through the fleet.
J.H. Colton original hand colored engraved map showing Washington and Oregon. Colton was among the earliest map makers with very accurate maps depicting cities and states in the United States.
17-1/2 x 14-1/2 in. $290
1888 Harper's Weekly "A Puyallup Hop Ranch Near Tacoma, Washington Territory"
Street of Tacoma
The Northwest Magazine March 1889 "The Tacoma" view in the main dining room, private dining room, office, and parlor.
The Northwest Magazine March 1889 View of American Lake, near Tacoma, On the Beach of American Lake 10x13in. $60
1889 Hand colored lithographed U.S. Navy Guard Site Commission North West Coast Proposed Site for Navy Yard, Port Orchard, Puget Sound, Washington Ter., from a survey made by J.F. Pratt, Assist., U.S. C. and G.S. during May, June and July, 1889.Adjoining hydrography and topography from records of the U.S. C. and G. Survey Office. Shows the Mean Rise and Fall of
Tides and other data.
52 x 34 in. $400
1891 Rare hand colored half-tone of Seattle, Washington which shows three views of Seattle from the Hotel Denny, the Business Center from the Coal Bunkers as well as a Harbor View. Featured originally in The Northwest Magazine, this shows a rare bird's-eye view of
19-1/2 x 13-1/2 in. $400
1891 Hand colored double-page half-tone showing a rare image of a "General View of South Bend, Washington," which was featured in The Northwest Magazine.
Text is below image.
19-1/2 x 13-1/2 in. $150
1866 Rare hand colored wood engraving featured in Harper's Weekly titled, "Emigration To Washington Territory Of Four Hundred Women On the Steamer (called) Continental." Sketched by A.R. Waud. Five images shows women partaking of the Evening Hymn, The Departure, On Deck, The Main Saloon, and Embarking.
22 x 16 in. $250
1855 Color lithograph titled, "Mt. Baker & Cascade Range From Whitby's Island." Sarony, Major & Knapp, Lithographers. Featured in the U.S.P.R.R. Expedition & Surveys.
11 x 8-1/2 in. $80
1855 Color lithograph titled, "Puget Sound & Mt. Rainier From Whitby's Island." Sarony, Major & Knapp, Lithographers. Featured in the U.S.P.R.R. Expedition & Surveys.
11-1/2 x 8-1/2 in. $80
1855 Color lithograph titled, "Mount Rainier Viewed From Near Steilacoom." Sarony, Major & Knapp, Lithographers. Featured in the U.S.P.R.R. Expedition & Surveys.
11 x 8-1/2 in. $80
Rare Johnson's Washington and Oregon hand colored map showing each state outlined in red. Small burn marks are in outside border and one in Washington.
18 x 13-1/2 in. $360
1898 Rand, McNally & Co.'s Washington which shows all its railroads from that era. Red outlined counties and railroad lines are shown with key to railroads
upper left of map.
27-1/2 x 20-1/2 in. $280
C.1860 Johnson's Washington, Oregon and Idaho hand colored engraved map.
18 x 14 in. $180
1855 Rare color lithograph showing early Western Fort Okinakane in an antique Railroad Expedition print.
11 x 8 in. $40
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