Cooke Expedition Travel Sketch American Southwest Santa Fe New Mexico 1848 mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Sketch of Part of the March & Wagon Road of Lt. Colonel Cooke from Sante Fe to the Pacific Ocean 1846-7.
(United States, American West, Exploration, Sante Fe, New Mexico, Lt. Colonel Cooke).
Issued 1848, Washington, D.C.
Mid 19th century lithographed map. Terrain features, local trails and roads (even proposed), specific Indian villages, notes about cattle, etc. are all shown.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, small well done tissue repair on reverse to one fold-line intersection (now just slight wrinkling visible), any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original fold lines as issued.
Sheet measures c. 12 1/2" H x 25" W.
Engraved area measures c. 11 1/2" H x 22 3/4" W.