Maine County Map Portland Bangor Augusta Mt. Desert Island 1867 Mitchell mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
County Map of State of Maine.
(North America, United States, New England, Maine, Portland, Bangor, Augusta, Mt. Desert Island, Penobscot Bay).
Issued c. 1867-9, Philadelphia by S.A. Mitchell.
Mitchell maps of this mid-century post-Civil War era were issued in an ongoing range of variant issues, with different decorative borders. This particular version was issued for a brief time only.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 12 1/4" H x 15 1/4" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 11 3/4" H x 13" W.
Reps, American Maps and Mapmakers, p. 313.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4, pp. 260.