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1st item: "Tennessee & Kentucky" Map, drawn by Thomas G. Bradford, engraved by George W. Boynton, published by William D. Ticknor, Boston, 1835. From "A Comprehensive Atlas. Geographical, Historical, And Commercial" by Thomas G. Bradford. Copper plate engraving with hand colored outlines of Tennessee and Kentucky depicting towns and roads, including Knoxville and Frankfort, county lines, names of counties, rivers, mountains, and a notation on the location of the "Cherokee Indians", lower right of state of Tennessee. Title and legend, top left, scale of miles, lower right. "Longitude W. from Philada.", centered above map, "Long. W. from London", centered below map. Map surrounded by scale notations and double line border. Image - 7 7/8" H x 9 7/8" W. Plate - 9" H x 10 3/4" W. Sheet - 10" H x 13" W. 2nd item: "Tennessee" map engraved by Young and Delleker, published by Anthony Finley, Philadelphia, 1824. From "A New General Atlas, Comprising a Complete Set of Maps" by Anthony Finley. Colored map featuring Tennessee divided by county, with cities, towns, rivers, mountain ranges, and train tracks. Title, top center, scale of miles, lower center. "Longitude West from Washington", centered above map, "Longitude West from Greenwich", centered below map. Map surrounded by scale notations and triple line border. Image - 8 1/2" H x 11 1/2" W. Plate - 9 1/4" H x 12 1/4" W. Sheet - 10 1/4" H x 13 1/2" W. 3rd item: "Tennessee" map, drawn by Thomas G. Bradford, engraved by George W. Boynton, published by Weeks, Jordan, and Co., Boston, Wiley and Putnam, New York, 1838. From "An Illustrated Atlas, Geographical, Statistical, And Historical, Of The United States And The Adjacent Countries" by Thomas G. Bradford. Copper plate engraving with hand colored outlines of Tennessee depicting towns and roads, including Knoxville and Nashville, county lines, names of counties, rivers, and mountains. Title and scale of miles, lower right. "Longitude West from Washington", centered below map. Map surrounded by scale notations and triple line border. Image - 11 3/8" H x 14 3/8" W. Sheet - 13 1/4" H x 16 3/8" W. Collection of Charles and Ann Wells, Nashville, Tennessee. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com)

Condition

1st item: Toning impression of text page visible on map. Few errant pink marks, largest 1/4", en verso. 2nd item: Toning impression of Kentucky map visible on map. Few toning spots, largest 1/4" lower center. Slight toning on edges of paper. Toning impression of Indiana map visible en verso. 3rd item: Toning impression of Tennessee text page visible on map and en verso. Few toning spots, largest 1/4" top left. Some tears, bent corners, largest 4 1/2" top left corner.

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$175.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 26%

3 19th cent. Maps, 1 of TN and KY, 2 of TN

Auction ended on Sat, Oct 22, 2016
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4310 Papermill Drive
Knoxville, TN 37909
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