North America and Mexico Claude J Drioux 1870

Catalog Number 49743
 
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Date:

1870, Paris

Maker:

Claude Joseph Drioux (1820–1898)

Short Title:

Carte Physique et Politique L’Amerique Du Nord

Full Title:

Carte Physique et Politique L’Amerique Du Nord Par M.Mes Drioux et Ch. Leroy

Source:

Atlas Universal et Classique De Geographie pp 71-72

Size of Map:

29.5 x 42.8 cm. approximately (12 x 17 in.)

Description:

Originally hand colored map of North America with two inset maps of tracing the voyages of Christopher Columbus and of Mexico. This is a very interesting map showing a mountain chain in Florida; Nebraska, Dakota & Montana are all jammed up; horizontal Arizona (New Mexico??). Showing gold and silver mine areas; huge Mormon Utah, tiny Nevada, strange mountain chains Some staining to the lower margin and in a single place enters the print line.

References:

Tooley’s Dictionary of Mapmakers Revised Edition Vol. (A – D) pg. 390

Price:
$310.00
SKU:
49743
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