Iowa state by itself c.1880's large lithographed hand color old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Issued c.1880-90's, Chicago, by G. Cram.
Detailed oversize late-19th century antique lithographed map with original hand color. Large folio sheet map, not to be confused with smaller similar versions of the same era. Nice map, packed with detail not found on smaller maps of this era.
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 17 1/2"H x 25"W.
Printed area measures c. 16 1/2"H x 22 1/4"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1.