Antique hand colored map of North America. Engraved by J Dower. From A Descriptive Atlas of Astronomy and of Physical and Political Geography by the Rev. Thomas Milner, maps by Augustus Petermann, and published by William S. Orr & Co, 1850. Shows Texas as its own territory, also California as part of Mexico, Missouri Territory, and Oregon Territory going into British Territory. Sections at bottom show topography. Very good condition with some minor signs of age, such as spots, toning, and mild image transfer. Tight margin. Page measures approx. 9.25 x 12 inches.
Genuine Antique Map
Maker: Petermann / Orr / Dower
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