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Lot 0027
  • Map: Map of the United States of America, Showing the Rail Roads. Large, Colorful Railroad Map of U.S. 1855
  • Publication Date: 1855
  • Publisher: HARPER & BROTHERS
  • Size: Folio – 20.75 H x 27.00 W Inches

    "To illustrate Harper's Gazetteer. gazetteer of the world. By J. Calvin Smith. Cartographer unmentioned in Tooley's Dictionary. Insets of Oregon, Washington and northern California; also Railroad & Canal routes from Albeny to Buffalo. Extends west only to KS, NE, etc. Better example of I.D.#01228 Lower right margin close. Transferred and printed for J.C. Smith & Son by D. McLellan. Good depiction of railroads to midwest, good detail of placenames everywhere, including nearly 100 in Texas. Large territories of Minnesota, Nebraska, Utah, New Mexico, Oregon and Washington. Bright original color and quite displayable.

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  • Location: This item ships from Tennessee

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  • Condition

    Very good. Lower right margin close. Bright original color and quite displayable.

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    Smith: Antique Railroad Map of the United States, 1855

    Estimate $185 - $200Sep 23, 2017
    New York, NY, USA
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert