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County Map of the State of New York.
(North America, United States, New York States, Niagara Falls, Finger Lakes, Buffalo, Rochester, Manhattan, New York City, Albany, Troy).
Issued c. 1872, Philadelphia by S.A. Mitchell.
19th century engraved map, with original hand color. Mitchell maps of this mid-century era were issued with a range of color as well as variant decorative borders.
There are also numerous variant issues of most Mitchell maps of this era, reflecting the evolution and growth of the state counties.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 15 1/4" H x 23 1/2" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 14" H x 21" W.
Reps, American Maps and Mapmakers, p. 313.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4, pp. 260.