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Lot 0828

Gray's Atlas Map of Chicago, Illinois & St. Louis, Missouri

Depicts railroad lines, common roads, canals, topography, etc. A beautiful & rare map.

Maker: O. W. Gray
Dated: Circa 1870
Type: Hand Colored
Demensions: 15 x 12 1/2"
Notes & Literature: O. W. Gray was a publishing firm based in Philadelphia. Later, they published as O. W. Gray & Son. They published atlases in the late nineteenth century. Gray's National Atlas was one of the most successful commercial ventures of the 1870s and one of the last to employ hand coloring on maps.
Condition Report Nice toning. Very Good. Could be cut to make two separate maps.


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Hand colored Map of Chicago & St. Louis

Estimate $400 - $600Sep 21