Louisiana Land Districts New Orleans Coast 1855 U.S.G. old state survey mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
Map of Louisiana Representing the Several Land Districts
(North America- United States- Overflowed Lands- New Orleans- Mississippi River- Lake Pontchartrain)
Printed 1855, Washington by U. S. Government
Original mid- 19th Century lithographed map.
Printed on lithographic paper as issued which has uniformly moderately age toned- resulting in a nice patina, must be handled carefully, but remains sound.
A detailed, scarce and interesting early map which could readily be collected on it's own merits, displayed or given as a present.
In Good or better antiquarian condition, mostly clean overall, light minor age dustiness or light surface wear, small scattered spotting or age soiling as seen (across bottom most visible), original fold-lines which have slightly browned, closed edge tear at left near word Texas, overall the map is clean and still worthy of display--
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An interesting antique printed map that any collector, dealer, institution or person of taste would be happy to own or display.
Sheet measures c. 18 1/4" W x 17 1/8" H.
Engraved area measures c. 16 1/4" W x 15 1/2" H.