Arizona & New Mexico states 1882 old vintage antique Mitchell hand color mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
Arizona and New Mexico
(Santa Rita Mountains, Colorado River, Castle Dome, Silver Mines, Southern Pacific Railroad)
Issued 1887, Philadelphia, by Mitchell
Fine and uncommon old lithograph map with attractive original hand color. One of many variants of this configuration of these western states depicting the evolution of counties in the 19th century.
A picture is worth a thousand words. The photos are a major part of the item description. Please examine them closely, as what you see is what we will send you.
[note: we grade conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws.].
Map remains clean, attractive & well preserved. Some minor light age wear or trivial surface spotting/ soiling which is visible within the scan.
Paper and image remains overall clean & sound. Old maps & prints often display small minor repairs on the back, could have uneven blank margins, might have extraneous fold-lines or other small minor age flaws which do not detract from the visual appeal or value. Condition is carefully considered in arriving at our price.
Great antique map entirely worthy of hanging for display.
A depiction captured in a manner entirely unique to this era.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 15" H x 22 5/8" W.
Printed area measures c. 13 7/8" H x 21 5/8" W
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 3, p. 260