Kentucky state Washington Falls of Ohio 1846-9 Mitchell Burroughs scarce mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
A New Map of Kentucky with its Roads and Distances .
(United States, Falls of Ohio, Ohio River, Lexington).
Issued 1847-9, Phila. by S.A. Mitchell & H.N. Burroughs. With three boxed insets and tables at top right showing Steam-Boat Route distances between locations.
Attractive and uncommon mid-19th century lithographed map with original hand color. Decorative interlaced border surrounds the map. Includes inset maps of the Lexington area, the Washington & Clarksburg area, and the Falls of Ohio.
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.