early Montana & Wyoming together 1889 antique lithograph hand color mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
Wyoming and Eastern Montana
(Green River, Yellowstone National Park, Rawhide Peak, Big Horn Mountains, Piny Buttes)
Issued 1889, New York, by Tunison
Fine and uncommon old lithographed map with attractive original hand color.
One of numerous transitional maps of these states. Close comparison with others by Tunison will quickly reveal variations in the boundaries of counties and
A picture is worth a thousand words. The photos are a major part of the item description. Please examine them closely, as what you see is what we will send you.
[note: we grade conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws.].
Map remains well preserved. Some trivial age wear or surface spotting/ soiling which is visible within the scan.
Map on reverse is similar one with nice title cartouche of Idaho and Western Montana.
Paper and image remains overall clean & sound. Old maps & prints often display small minor repairs on the back, could have uneven blank margins, might have extraneous fold-lines or other small minor age flaws which do not detract from the visual appeal or value. Condition is carefully considered in arriving at our price.
Great antique map entirely worthy of hanging for display.
A depiction captured in a manner entirely unique to this era.
Sheet measures c. 14" H x 11 5/8" W.
Printed area measures c. 12 3/8" H x 9 3/4" W
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 4, p. 294