North America United States British Canada 1874 Mitchell fine old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Map of North America Showing its Political Divisions, and Recent Discoveries in the Polar Regions.
(United States-North America- British Canada)
Issued Philadelphia, c.1874-5 by S.A. Mitchell.
Interesting antique lithographed map with original hand color.
Lovely appearance, nice age patina, trivial age toning or insignificant stains, overall the printed area remains clean, well preserved and very attractive.
Sheet measures c. 15 1/2" x 12 1/4".
Engraved area measures c. 13 5/8" x 11".
Ristow, American Maps and Mapmakers , Commercial Cartography in the 19th century , p. 313.
Phillips, Atlases in Library of Congress , 831-7.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 3, p. 260.