California San Francisco city inset 1874 Mitchell fine large detailed old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Country Map of the State of California.
(United States-San Francisco)
Issued Philadelphia, c.1874-5 by S.A. Mitchell.
Interesting antique lithographed map with original hand color.
Lovely appearance, nice age patina, trivial age toning or insignificant stains, overall the printed area remains clean, well preserved and very attractive.
Original centerfold as issued.Sheet measures c. 22 7/8" x 15 1/8".
Engraved area measures c. 21 1/8" x 15".
Ristow, American Maps and Mapmakers , Commercial Cartography in the 19th century , p. 313.
Phillips, Atlases in Library of Congress , 831-7.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 3, p. 260.