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Lot 0092
  • Title/Content of Map: 1827 Carey & Lea Map of Alabama -- Geographical, Statistical, and Historical Map of Alabama
  • Date Printed: 1827, Philadelphia
  • Cartographer: Carey & Lea
  • Size: 20.4x 16.5 in.

    This early map of Alabama is from Carey & Lea's American Atlas with text surrounding the map on three side of the large folio sheet. County development is on-going, with some counties showing no towns or cities. Indian lands are shown as well, with an area in the western part of the state for the Choctaws and the area to the east split between the Cherokees and Upper Creeks. Roads are shown including Gaines's and Jackson's (future president) Roads. The text details the state's topography, climate, population (almost 128K), history, and other statistical information.

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  • Location: This item ships from Ohio.

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  • Condition

    Good. Clear strike and good coloring. Noticeable toning throughout. A few small stains and and foxing spots. Marginal chips and small splits. Issued centerfold.

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    • 10%

    Carey & Lea: Antique Geographical Map of Alabama, 1827

    Estimate $250 - $275Nov 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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