Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Mason-Dixon Line: Survey Docketed "Account of Yankeys & Virginian Claims in Pennsylvania." The heading of the hand-drawn sketch reads "New York Government." One page, 8.25" x 6.5", n.d., featuring a sketch of a tract of 11,464,128 acres - "A fine Booty for the Yankeys" - bounded on the east by the Delaware River and "Jersey". Also drawn is the East Branch of the Susquehanna River. The southern coordinates given are "Lat. 41° = 5° Longt M.262 P 62 M.120[?]", while the northern coordinates are "Lat. 42° = 5°Longt. M 258 PA3". The eastern coordinate reads "Lat 68: 89.5." Computations of various numbers appear in the lower left margin. Beside the number "14,748,000 [acres]" is written "in the remainder of the province to Mason & Dixon Line." In the lower margin is written, "Suppose the Virgineans came 25 Mile off of the West End then the Virgineans & Yankees Claim above one half of Ditto." Toned with smoothed folds and light soiling. Separation starting at some folds.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2010
    14th-15th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 984

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

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

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    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
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 3 days left to consign to the 2018 July 24 East Hampton Real Estate Signature Auction - !

    Learn about consigning with us

    This was my first time dealing with an auction house, and I am 100% completely impressed with Heritage. There is not an aspect of this process that I have a critique for.
    Darryl S.,
    Stuart, FL
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 May 11 Space Exploration Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 May 11 Space Exploration Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,136,332