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  • Title: 1855 Colton Map of New Mexico and Utah -- Territories of New Mexico and Utah
  • Date: 1855, New York
  • Cartographer: J Colton
  • Size: 10.8 X 14.6 in.
  • Additional Information: This is an outstanding Colton map. The Utah Territory encompasses all of today's Nevada and extends west to the Continental Divide into present-day Colorado with Fillmore City as it's capital. Nebraska and Kanzas Territories bound Utah on the east. New Mexico Territory includes part of southern Colorado and stretches west to include Arizona and the southern tip of present-day Nevada. This map shows Fremont's routes, proposed routes for the Pacific Railroad, the Spanish Trail, etc. Plenty of details are offered as to topography, rivers, lakes, cities and towns, roads/wagon trails, etc. Color-coded counties. The Colton decorative border is yet to appear. From the first edition, second issue of Colton's General Atlas.

    Reserve: $220.00

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  • Condition

    Very Good. Slight uniform toning, a few small foxing spots and slight marginal soiling. Hand colored.

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    1855 Colton Map of New Mexico and Utah -- Territories

    Estimate $250 - $300Jan 21, 2020
    Starting Price $150
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    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert