Milk River Columbia River Crossing Railroad Survey 1855 Jeff Davis & Stevens mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Milk R. to the Crossing of the Columbia R.
made under direction...Hon. Jefferson Davis, Sec. of War, by Isaac Stevens Gov. of Washington Territory 1853-4-5
(North America- United States- Pacific Northwest- U.S. Railroad Exploration Survey for a Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean)
Printed 1855, Washington by the U. S. Government
Original antique lithograph map. A lovely example, much cleaner and fresher than typically seen, hard to imagine a nicer example. Almost looks as if it hasn't been unfolded or touched since it was issued.
A detailed, scarce and interesting map which could readily be collected on it's own merits, displayed or given as a present.
In VG antiquarian condition, paper clean overall, light minor age dustiness or light surface wear, original fold-lines as issued, overall the map is clean, sound, fresh and very attractive.
Please inspect photos closely- any noteworthy flaws to the printed surface area should be noticeable within pictures provided. These pictures form a central part of the item description and we encourage you to study them carefully. We will send the actual antique item shown.
[ note: We grade very conservatively. We are doing our best to show & describe this item so you are happy when it arrives ].
An interesting antique printed map that any collector, dealer, institution or person of taste would be happy to own or display.
Sheet measures c. 62" W x 26" H.
Engraved area measures c. 60" W x 23 1/2" H.
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