Kentucky Tennessee large 1874 Mitchell fine old map hand colorBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Kentucky and Tennessee
(United States - Kentucky - Tennessee - )
Issued Philadelphia, c.1874-5 by S.A. Mitchell.
Interesting antique lithographed map with original hand color.
Uncommon transitional issue, a map with numerous variant issues.
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. 15 1/8" x 22 7/8".
Engraved area measures c. 14 1/4" x 21 1/4".
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.