Alaska Northwestern America Aleutian Islands "Russian Village" 1872 Mitchell mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Northwestern America Showing the Territory Ceded by Russia to the United States.
(North America, United States, Alaska, Aleutian Islands, Alexander Islands, Bering Strait, Yukon River).
Issued c. 1872, Philadelphia by S.A. Mitchell.
19th century lithographed map, with original hand color. Mitchell maps of this mid-century era were issued with a range of color as well as variant decorative borders.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 12 1/2"H x 15 1/4" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 10 1/2" H x 13 1/2" W.
Reps, American Maps and Mapmakers, p. 313.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4, pp. 260.