Description

    Wheeler's Maps West of the 100th Meridian

    [George M.] Wheeler. U.S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian. Topographical and land Classification Atlas Sheets. [Washington: Government Printing Office, 1879]. Six large folding maps, numbered 1, 2 & 3 (two maps on one sheet), 4, 5, 6 and 7, laid-in the original folder of issue. Quarter cloth and printed buff paper over boards. Printed "Note" with detailed explanations of all maps mounted to front pastedown. Folder with moderate shelf wear, cloth split in the joints with additional fraying elsewhere; each map with "Harvard Geology Library" stamps on the verso, maps with occasional closed tears, trivial splits in the folds, a few holes in the folded intersections, else in very good condition.

    The maps include part of Southeastern Idaho including portions of Snake and Bear Rivers to Great Salt Lake; part of Eastern California and Western Nevada, including portions of the Comstock Lode; part of Southern Colorado including Rio Grande basins and San Luis Valley; part of Southern California including part of the Mohave Desert and Kern Lake / River; and part of Central New Mexico including Pecos and Canadian or Red Rivers, Santa Fe Railroad, Rio Grande, San Andreas and Oscuro Mountains, Jornada del Muerto and Fort Stanton.


    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Books & Catalogs (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    6th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 143

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $200,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $200,000 and $2,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 August 18 Americana & Political - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    I don’t often do testimonials but in this case I felt truly obligated to thank Heritage Auctions for the extremely professional job your organization did for me.
    Charlie K.,
    Pittsburgh, PA
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 December 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 December 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,738,582