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South Carolina, Samuel Lewis 1808  Hand colored copper engraved small early map of South Carolina by Samuel Lewis engraved by D. Fairman circa 1808.
Counties, towns, rivers
and  roads are noted.
Condition: Very good.
10.75 x 8.5 image.

1862 Port Royal South Carolina. Six views of area during Civil War era. Black and white engraving from Harper's. 16x11 in. $30

Civil War South Carolina views. Large sepia litho views of Charleston Harbor during Civil War.
29x18 in. $100

1919 South Carolina Railroad Map. Large very detailed map by Rand McNally. 28 seperate railroads listed and shown, plus steamship lines, etc. Printed in color.
27-1/2x21 in. $100

1862 Charleston South Carolina view. Bird's-eye view of city showing approaches of gun boats and army. Hand colored antique engraving from Harper's. 16x11 in. $50

1863 Charleston South Carolina Blockade. Union blockading fleet off Charleston. Several hand colored views from Harper's. (half-dozen small spots of foxing, but do not interfere) 16x11 in. $40

1861 Fort Sumter Interior view. Shows a 10-inch gun mounted as a mortar. This fort however as soon reduced to rubble as South Carolina artillery pounded it relentlessly, the first action of the Civil War. Excellently hand colored.
16x11 in. $50

1863 Morris Island views during the siege. Four views shows Union Black soldiers. Harpers hand colored.
11 x 16 in. $50

1863 Siege of Charleston. Two front page views from Harper's. Hand colored engravings.
 11x16 in. $50

1867 Charleston South Carolina. Hand colored views "Martyrs of the Race Course--Union prisoners cemetary," and "Charleston Firemen Saluting the Old Flag." Harper's. 11x16 in. $40

1860 Winslow Homer's depiction of the seceding South Carolina delegation to Congress on the eve of the Civil War. Original wood engraving featured in Harper's Weekly, A Journal of Civilization.
16 x 11 in. $50

101sc: 1895 Railroad Map of South Carolina. Large map, published by Rand McNally & Co. Shows the locations and names of each railroad line in the state. A key in the left margin gives the locations of chief cities. 20x27 in. $100

1927 South Carolina Map. Small, color map, published in a 1927 world atlas and gazetteer. Cities, towns and railroad lines are shown throughout the state. 6x9 in. $20

Large 1920 South Carolina Map. Color map from Rand McNally's 1920 Commercial Atlas of America. Shows the locations and names of each railroad line in the state. Locations of electric lines are shown, and steamship routes are marked along the coast. Also shows cities, towns and geographical features.
20x27 in. $100

1882 Chart: Dublin Bar, Charleston, SC. Hand colored chart of Dublin Bar, near Charleston, South Carolina, published by the US government in 1882. Title is "Chart of Dublin Bar with Details of Works of Improvements. Sent with Report on Charleston Harbor Improvement, Dated July 15, 1881." Includes cross section views of sea walls along the bar, and a longitudinal section of the bar channel. 12x19 in. $80

"Fort Moultrie (Sullivan's Island). Charleston, South Carolina, in the Distance." 1860 Harper's Weekly. Hand colored, wood engraving.
11 x 16 in. $80

1780 Hand colored copper engraved Raynal and Bonne Map of Louisiana, Florida and Carolina. Map is named "Carte de ha Louisiane et de la Florida." Map shows early boundaries of Georgia, Merdionale (South Carolina), Septentrionale (North Carolina) and
Chicahas, Tchatasc.
16-1/2 x 10-1/2 in. $400

Civil War Map of South Carolina Localities. Sheet from the Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, published by the United States government in 1895. Contains numerous small maps of battlefields throughout the South, including two detailed battle maps of the engagement at Secessionville SC in June 1862. 18x30 in. $80

1901 Map: North and South Carolina. Map is from the 1901 first edition of George Cram's folio-size world atlas. Color coded lines on the map show the names and locations of railroads throughout the two states. State and county borders are outlined in yellow. Cities, towns and geographical features are all shown. This map would look great in a frame! 18x27 in. $100


1854 Handcolored steel engraving showing aportrait of John C. Calhoun with a small inset below him of a cotton plantation.
11 x 9 in. $40

1862 Rare - Pt. Royal, Sea Islands, Cotton in Port Royal South Carolina. Hand colored, woodcut vignettes of slaves gathering, packing and shipping the crops. Rare Frank Leslie's engraving.
Very good condition.
16x22 in. $300

1886 Charleston South Carolina Earthquake Scene. Dramatic, hand-colored engraving from the Sept. 11, 1886 issue of Harper's Weekly, titled "The Night of The Earthquake in Charleston, August 31, 1886." Shows chaos and panic in the streets, where people are fleeing the fires and collapsing buildings.
16x22 in. $120

Hand colored lithograph of the Revolutionary War. Published c1890 by Kurz and Allison, image is titled, Sargi Jasper Recovers the Flag at Charleston - June 28th 1776.
12 x 18 in. $200

1925 Rand McNally Standard Map of South Carolina. Nice color map includes electric lines, steamship lines, as well as cities and counties. Each county is outlined and labled. This map would look great in a frame. 27.5x20.5 in. $100

1925 Rand McNally Junior Auto Trails Map of North & South Carolina. Map shows the Highway System, with different lines for paved roads, improved roads, and dirt roads. At the bottom of the map there is a section that shows the Trail and Highway Markings.
20.5x14.5 in. $60

Sepia tone views of Fort Sumter and Fort Moultrie. From the U.S. Government's official atlas of Civil War records. Printed from photographs taken during the Civil War. 18.5 x 29.5 in. $90

Rare double page spread from the Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. This hand colored engraving shows various uniforms for both the US Army and the CS Army, as well as samples of their Chevrons, Buttons, Badges, Caps, and more. 28.5 x 18 in. $300

Map of the United States of America Showing the Boundaries of the Union and Confederate Geographical Divisions and Departments, April 9, 1865. From The Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies.
28.5 x 18 in. $120


Sepia tone views of Forts Sumter and Moultrie. Shows interior and exterior views of the Forts. From the U.S. Government's official atlas of Civil War records. 
28.5 x 18 in. $90

1858 view of the attack on Fort Moultrie, Sullivan's Island, South Carolina. Dramatic, hand-colored engraving from the June 26, 1858 issue of Harper's Weekly. Shows fighting on the shore and on the boats in the distance. 11x16 in. $50

1883 Cotton Culture in the South, No. 3. - Drawn by J.O. Davidson. Twelve assorted hand colored wood engravings depicting the process of getting cotton ready for shipment, from beginning to end. Published in Harper's Weekly on July 14, 1883. Volume XXVII., No. 1386. 11x16in. $80


"Battle of the Cowpens, Fought January 17, 1781." Published in the Ballou's Pictorial 1856. American forces used bayonets to drive the British back while the cavalry skirmished. The battle was a victory for the Americans who reclaimed South Carolina from the British. Hand colored, wood engraving.
15 1/2 x 21 in. $280

Careus Rice 1956 – “My South Carolina Low Country.” Original scissor cut silhouette by this famous black American folk artist. Dated and signed in pencil.
Image size: 4 x 6 in.
Overall: 8 x 13 in. $150

1856 Ft. Sumpton. Charleston Harbor. 2 views of past Civil War showing visitors touring. Hand colored, wood engraving.
16 x 22 in. $80

1873 Grey's Atlas Map of South Carolina. Railroads, common roads, canals, district capitals, p.o. and r.r. depots and counties are shown. Inset: Plan of Charleston, Vicinity and Harbor. Hand colored, lithograph.
14 5/8 x 17 1/8 in. $175

1855 South Carolina Map by J.H. Colton. Railroads, common roads, canals, district capitals, p.o. and r.r. depots and counties are shown. Inset: Plan of Charleston, Vicinity and Harbor. Hand colored, lithograph.
14 5/8 x 17 1/4 in. $175

A New Map of South Carolina with its canals, roads & distances. Published by H.S. Tanner. 1846. Detailing the canals, railroads, capitals, counties and leading roads. Index chart showing Stage and Steam Boat Route distances. Original color, lithograph. **Toned paper.
12 1/2 x 15 3/4 in. $325

1838 Map of South Carolina published by Bradford. Scarce map detailing the counties, towns, rivers, lakes, post offices and some topographical details. Early rail road routes are shown from Charleston to Augusta and the Santee Canal. Excellent condition. Hand colored, lithograph.
13 x 16 1/4 in. $400

State of South Carolina Map published by Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. 1850. Hand colored map which shows Canals, Roads, Railroad, Stage and Steam Boat routes. Inset depicts a Map of Charleston and it's Boroughs.
14 x 17 in. $400

1855 South Carolina Map, published by J.H. Colton. Shows towns, cities, railroads, roads and some topographical features. Inset of Charleston and Vicinity in the lower left, which names the Blue Ridge Mountains.
15 1/2 x 18 3/8 in. $200

1877 Map of North & South Carolina by Mitchell. Shows names of counties, cities, towns, transportation routes, rivers, lakes, and mountain ranges. Regions are distinguished by color. Inset showing the Plan of Charleston. Hand colored, steel engraving.
12 x 16 in. $160

Johnson's 1861 Map of North and South Carolina. Showing the counties, towns, railroads, lakes, rivers, forts, swamps and islands. Inset plan of Charleston and Fort Sumter and large vignettes of Table Mountain and Chimney Rocks and French Broad River.
18 x 27 in. $200

1883 South Carolina - Objects and Places of Interest In and Around the City of Charleston. - From Sketches By C. Upham. Eight hand colored wood engravings published on one page which depict places of interest in and around the city of Charleston. Published in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper on October 20, 1883.
11x16in. $80

1879 Moonshine: Illicit Distillation of Whiskey - U.S Marshalls Tracking Moonshine. Rare View. Wood engraving from Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper.
16 x 11 in. $80



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