California w/ San Francisco city plan inset 1874 Mitchell lovely large color mapBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
County Map of the State of California.
San Francisco city plan inset.
SF Bay and Vicinity inset lower left.
Issued 1874, Phila. by S.A. Mitchell.
Detailed mid- 19th century antique map, lithographed with original hand color. Decorative vine and grape cluster border.
Overall very clean, pleasing age patina, nice looking example. 2" closed split at left centerfold, tiny 1/2" closed split at right centerfold.
Sheet measures c. 22 3/4" x 15 1/4".
Printed area measures c. 21" x 15 1/8".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol.3, p. 260.
Ristow, American Maps and Mapmakers, p. 313.