United States Republic 1820 Melish Carey Missouri & Northwest Territories mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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(North America, United States, Northwest Territory, Missouri Territory, Virginia, Great Lakes).
Issued 1820, Philadelphia by Thomas Palmer for M. Carey & Son. Engraved by B. Tanner.
Early 19th century engraved map with lovely original hand color.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
5" split at base of centerfold (no loss), now closed on reverse with archival tape and invisible if properly mounted for display.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 17 3/4" H x 22" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 8 1/2" H x 10 1/2" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.