Texas County Map Galveston Dallas Houston El Paso 1866 Mitchell mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
County Map of Texas.
(North America, United States, Texas, Galveston, Dallas, Houston, El Paso, Corpus Christi).
Issued c. 1866, Philadelphia by S.A. Mitchell.
Fine mid-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.
Sheet Measures c. 12 1/2" H x 15 1/4" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 10 1/2" H x 13 1/2" W.
Reps, American Maps and Mapmakers, p. 313.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4, pp. 260.