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  • Map: 1878 Mitchell Map of Wahington D.C. and Baltimore -- Plan of the City of Washington, The Capitol of the United Statrs of America [Verso] Plan of Baltimore
  • Date Printed: 1878, Philadelphia
  • Cartographer: S Mitchell
  • Size: 11 X 13.5 in.
  • Condition: Very Good. Nice sharp colors, slight age toning.

    This excellent map of the capitol city is with major buildings and sites including the Presidents House, Washington Monument, Patent Office, National Observatory, Poor House, the Smithsonian Institute, etc. Street details and railroads are shown as well. Engraved by W.H. Gamble. Surrounded by the customary floral and ribbon border. The verso contains a Plan of Baltimore.

    Samuel Augustus Mitchell (1790-1860) was an American geographer born in Connecticut. He worked as an educator before turning to publishing geography textbooks and maps.

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  • Location: This item ships from Ohio

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  • Condition

    Very Good. Nice sharp colors, slight age toning.

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    Mitchell: Antique Map of Wahington DC & Baltimore, 1878

    Estimate $90 - $100Sep 23, 2017
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert
    101 Avenue of the Americas
    Suite 900
    New York, NY 10013
    United States
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