Colton's United States of America. Dakota & Wyoming merged. Railroads 1869 map

Colton's United States of America. Dakota & Wyoming merged. Railroads 1869 map

Product SKU: P-8-002584

Price £115.00

'Colton's United States of America' by Joseph Hutchins Colton (1869). Antique engraved hand coloured atlas map, 43.5 x 70.0cm, 17.25 x 27.5 inches; Please note that this is a folding map.

TITLE OF PRINT (NOT PRINTED ON THE PAGE):'Colton's United States of America'

The map shows the intended routes of several incomplete and partially completed transcontinental railroads, including the Union Pacific, Atlantic & Pacific and Southern Pacific, although the Union Pacific link was completed in 1869, the year of publication of the map

DATE PRINTED: 1869    

IMAGE SIZE: Approx 43.5 x 70.0cm, 17.25 x 27.5 inches (Large); Please note that this is a folding map.

TYPE: Antique engraved hand coloured atlas map

CONDITION: Fair: Paper loss (restored) and toning to left hand edge of the upper margin. Paper loss and toning to the lower left hand edge of the map, including part of the decorative printed border; the paper loss has been restored. Please note any other blemishes on the scan prior to purchasing this picture. Please contact us if you would like to arrange to view this map. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated. We offer a no questions asked return policy.

AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date stated above. It is not a modern copy.

VERSO: There is text printed on the reverse side

FOLDING: This is a folding print.


PROVENANCE: "Colton's General Atlas", published by G.W. & C.B. Colton, 172 William Street, New York


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