California Nevada Oregon Yosemite Valley Redwoods Mariposa 1885 Tunison MapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Tunison's California, Oregon, and Nevada.
(North America, United States, West Coast, Oregona, California, Nevada, Mariposa County, Redwoods, Yosemite Valley).
Issued 1885, Chicago by Tunison.
Late 19th century lithographed map with original hand color. Map is set within decorative border, as is the title.
Map displays area and total population within decorative border. Vignettes of Redwoods in Mariposa County and the Yosemite Valley.
Most Tunison maps of this era display strong acidic color.
Paper uniformly gently age toned, but the map remains clean, with a pleasing age patina.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 22" H x 14" W.
Printed Area Measures c. 19 3/4" H x 12 1/2" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4.