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    [Ensigns and Thayer]. Pictorial Map of the United States, 1848. New York: 1847. U. S. wall map with hardware.

    More Information: [Ensigns and Thayer]. Pictorial Map of the United States. 1848. New York: Published by Ensigns & Thayer, 1847. Single sheet, some color (30.25 x 42.0625 inches; 770 x 1069 mm.). With hardware for wall mounting. Backed with linen. Browned and fairly heavily cracked, worn across surface of map. Bottom edge frayed. Wooden hardware slightly beaten, chipped. Bottom roller detached. Good. First issue without "Gold Region" across Sierra Nevada. Surrounded by decorative border featuring scenes from American history, including the signing of the Declaration of Independence with facsimile signatures and illlustrations of the House and Senate chambers. Includes map of Mexico set in to lower left corner and ornament listing state population at the lower right. Shows Texas as a republic at its greatest extent.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2018
    13th Thursday
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