Texas State Map Railroads Dallas Houston 1856 Morse Cerographic miniature mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(North America, United States, Texas, Houston, Dallas, Corpus Christi, Railroads).
Issued 1856, New York by Morse & Gaston for Colby.
Mid 19th century cerographic (wax engraved) map with original hand color.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 6" H x 7 1/4" W.
Printed Area Measures c. 5" H x 6 1/4" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3 pp 285.
Ristow, American Maps & Mapmakers, pp. 154, 468 & 469.