Racine Harbor Plan Wisconsin Lake Michigan 1853 U.S.G. old state survey mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
Plan of Racine Harbor
(North America- United States- Wisconsin- Lake Michigan)
Printed 1853, Washington by U. S. Government
Lithographed by Ackerman
Original mid- 19th Century lithograph map.
Printed on lithographic paper as issued which shows minor light signs of age, is slightly 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 Fair to Good+ or better antiquarian condition, mostly clean overall, light minor age dustiness or light surface wear, small scattered spotting or age soiling as seen, original fold-lines as issued, some splitting along the fold lines which has been backed with archival tape, trimmed unevenly along the left edge as issued to facilitate folding, overall the map is clean and very attractive --
Please inspect photos closely- any noteworthy flaws to the printed surface area should be noticeable within pictures provided. These pictures form a central part of the item description and we encourage you to study them carefully. We will send the actual antique item shown.
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Despite any small minor age flaws, the map and printed area remain clean and visually pleasing- the map is well preserved.
An interesting antique printed map that any collector, dealer, institution or person of taste would be happy to own or display.
Sheet measures c. 12 5/8" W x 12 1/8" H.
Engraved area measures c. 11 1/2" W x 10 3/8" H.