Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    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.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    6th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 283

    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 on Apr 6, 2016 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    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
    Only 17 days left to consign to the 2021 May 19 Manuscripts Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    You reach a customer base that is in many ways completely unknown to the major auction houses, and your marketing to this base is as professional as one could hope for. As I continue to wind down my holdings.
    Michael Z.,
    Hawthorne, NY
    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