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2006 Catalog > Colton, California, Oregon, Texas

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39. Another copy. “Map of California, Oregon, Texas, and the Territories Adjoining” (New York: J. H. Colton & Co., 1849). Lithograph with good original outline hand color. Attractive foliate border. Gold Region is highlighted in yellow. 20 1/2 x 17 7/8" at neat line. Sheet: 21 1/4 x 18 5/8". Missing section of bottom border and margin repaired and design filled in with manuscript ink. Does not affect map. Overall toning; spotting and darkening along old folds; marginal chipping; crease at u. r. corner; tear and small loss at l. r. border; a couple of tiny losses at old folds. Strong impression and good condition for this important Gold Region map.

Price: SOLD.

Our second example of the famous Colton Gold Rush map may be a separate issue as the Harper and Brothers imprint does not appear. For more details of the map, see the previous item.


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