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Asher & Adams' Illinois.
(North America, United States, Illinois, Chicago, Springfield, Lake Michigan, Mississippi River).
Issued 1872, New York by Asher and Adams.
Uncommon and elusive mid-19th century lithographed map with original hand color.
Paper is well age toned, map displays a nice age patina. Light old damp staining across the bottom and edges.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 17 1/2" x 24".
Printed Area Measures c. 16" x 22 1/2".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.