County Map of Minnesota Twin Cities Duluth Red Lake Mille Lacs 1872 Mitchell mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
County Map of Minnesota.
(North America, United States, Midwest, Minnesota, Twin Cities, Lake Superior, Duluth).
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.
Note- the lower left decorative border is ever so slightly shaved into.
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.