Missouri state by itself 1848-9 Mitchell Burroughs scarce map hand colorBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Map of Missouri.
(United States, Mississippi River, Indian Territory).
Issued 1848-9, Phila. by S.A. Mitchell & H.N. Burroughs. [imprint is 1847, but no date within title box as typical for 1847 issue].
Attractive and uncommon mid-19th century lithographed map with original hand color. Decorative interlaced border surrounds the map.
Map sheet lightly evenly age toned as typical, overall clean and well preserved with a fine age patina and visual appeal unique to this era.
Sheet measures c. 17 1/4"H x 13 5/8"W.
Printed area measures c. 15 1/2"H x 12 3/4"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1, p. 214 & vol. 3, p. 260.
Ristow, American Maps and Mapmakers , p. 313.