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A New Map of Louisiana with its canals, roads, distances from place to place, along with the stage & steam boat routes.

  • ARTIST: Samuel Augustus Mitchell

  • PUBLISHER: Published by Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co., Philadelphia.

  • MEDIUM: Handcolored engraving,

    DATE: 1850-53.

  • EDITION SIZE: 11 1/2 x 14 1/2" (29.2 x 36.8 cm) plus margins.

  • DESCRIPTION: A fine map from Cowperthwait edition of Mitchell's "A New Universal Atlas containing maps of the various Empires, Kingdoms, States and Republics of the World." Shown is a table of distances for steamboat routes between New Orleans and Pittsburgh, PA. The inset in the upper right is of New Orleans.

  • ADDITIONAL INFO:

  • CONDITION: Good condition save for small stain in lower right Original hand coloring.

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  • CATEGORIES: Maps