1873 Edward Stanford - Map of the United States and Part of the Dominion of Canada

Stanford's 1873 map of the U.S. with detailed geography of the West

Title:

Stanford's Map of the United States and Part of the Dominion of Canada

Map maker:

Edward Stanford

Place and Year:

London, 1873

Dimensions:

86 x 147.5 cm (33¾ x 58 in)

Technique:

Lithograph

Coloring:

Hand colored

Condition Rating:

VG+

2,400.00
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DETAILS

Hand-colored map, backed with linen and sectioned for folding, with original cloth slipcase with publisher's paper label.

Presents the United States settling into its current-day configuration following the expansion brought on by the acquisitions from Mexico and the tumult of the Civil War. The northwest is still unfinished, the northern portion of Idaho split between Washington and Montana, and the Dakotas still joined, and a few other anomalies.

There is an inset of Nova Scotia and Newfoundland.

Verso Text: Blank

CONDITION NOTES

Slipcase faded with some rubbing; map with ink smudge at right edge, near fine.

IDENTIFIER

NL-00180

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