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  • Title/Content of Map: Parts of the Southern States Bordering on Gulf of Mexico constructed and engraved to illustrate the war with the South
  • Date Printed: 1863
  • Cartographer: Wells and Smith
  • Size (inches): 9 x 7

    Neat map from 1863 of the southern states bordering the Gulf of Mexico with Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Alabama, and Texas. Numerous bays, rivers, and cities are identified including Charlotte Harbor, Key West, Indian River Inlet, Galveston, New Orleans, Madisonville, Pensacola, Tampa, Amelia Island, St. Simons Island, and Port Royal. Inset at bottom includes and extension for south Floria and the Keys.

    Locations of key forts include: Fort St. Philip, Fort Barrancas, Fort Pike, Fort Pickens, Fort Morgan, Fort Dade, Fort Clinch, Fort Taylor, Fort Jefferson (Tortugas). Publisher's attribution at bottom reads: "Entered according to act of Congress AD 1863 by Virtue Yorston & co. in the clerk's office of the district court of the United States for the Southrn. Dist. Of N. York."

  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $10.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Location: This item ships from South Carolina.

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  • Condition

    Good. No major issues. Minor toning consistent with age.

    Buyer's Premium

    • 10%

    Wells: Antique Civil War Era Map of Gulf of Mexico 1863

    Estimate $80 - $90Nov 15, 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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