County Map of Illinois Chicago Springfield 1872 Mitchell mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
County Map of the State of Illinois.
(North America, United States, Midwest, Illinois, Springfield, Chicago).
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" x 15 1/4".
Engraved Area Measures c. 10 1/2" x 13 1/2".
Reps, American Maps and Mapmakers, p. 313.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4, pp. 260.