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Antique rare maps of United States


Rare old maps of the United States.




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1925 - [Post-Thanksgiving Troubles]

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Original Pen and Ink Cartoons on Artist's Board This is a great vintage cartoon showing repercussions from Thanksgiving festivities. This is a humorous work from the famed early 20th-century Californian cartoonist Frank Kettlewell and signed "Ket,"...


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1927 - The Fair of the Iron Horse Centenary Exhibition and Pageant of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad to be held at Baltimore . . . . 1927

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Celebrating 100 Years of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Interesting chromolithographic plan of the Fairgrounds for the Fair of the Iron Horse. The map is centered on the Court of Honor and illustrates the exhibition's major buildings.


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1929 - [Charles Lindbergh - 1st Trans-Atlantic Flight - Printed on Linen]

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New York to Paris in 33 hr, 29 m is the name of this printed cotton textile depicting the solo flight of Charles Lindbergh from New York to Paris. Even before Lindbergh completed his 1927 flight, a cotton toile fabric was made by Passaic Print Works...


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1929 - [Charles Lindbergh] Spirit of St. Louis

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Spirit of St. Louis is the name of this printed cotton textile depicting the solo flight of Charles Lindbergh from New York to Paris.


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1929 - [Charles Lindbergh / New York to Paris View] Spirit of St. Louis

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Spirit of St. Louis is the name of this printed cotton textile depicting the solo flight of Charles Lindbergh from New York to Paris. At the left, the Lindbergh's plane flies over New York and past the Statue of Liberty. At the right, a view of...


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1930 - (Southern California Birdseye View) Dunsmore Poultry Ranch Ltd. Van Nuys, Cal.

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Breeding Chickens in the San Fernando Valley Finely executed advertising artwork for the Dunsmore Poultry Ranch of Van Nuys, California, likely drawn in the 1920s. On the left side of the coat of arms is a bird's-eye view looking westward from Van...


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1931 - [Santa's Telegram]

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Original Pen and Ink Cartoons on Artist's Board This is a great vintage cartoon reciting the many problems faced by Americans, Californians, and others on Christmas Eve, 1931. This is a great example of a work by the famed early 20th-century...


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1932 - [Three Vintage Frank Kettlewell Cartoons]

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Original Pen and Ink Cartoons on Artist's Board This is a fabulous example of three cartoons by Frank Kettlewell, the renowned Oakland Tribune humorist. Like many of Kettlewell's works, each of these cartoons are surprisingly accurate in today's...


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1965 - San Diego -- Western Airlines

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Scarce Western Airlines travel poster for San Diego. We estimated the date based upon the San Diego skyline and the cars in the parking lot of the marina.


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1620 - Globus Terrestris a Jodoco hondio de Integro Reuisus & Emendatus Amsterdam.

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One of Two Known Examples. Shows the Lost First Captain John Smith Mapping of Virginia. Exceptionally rare engraved globe gores prepared by Jodocus Hondius II, sometime shortly after the discovery of the Le Maire Strait in 1618. These gores correspond...


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1767 - James Hunter his Book of Draughts of his Lands Surveyed Part Pattented & the Remainder on Warranty Orders -- 1767.

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The Real Estate Journal of An Important Philadelphia Colonial Merchant Fascinating small archive, consisting of: James Hunter's Book of Land Draughts (1767 to 1789), consisting of approximately 60 written entries, most of which are finely executed...


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1770 - The Present State of the European Settlements on the Missisippi; with A Geographical Description of that River. Illustrated by Plans and Draughts.

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8 engraved maps (including the three sheets of the "Draught of the River Missisippi"). viii (including title and half-title), 99 pages. (Complete.) Quarto. Half red leather over contemporary boards, rebacked and recornered. An Exceptional Example of...


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1798 - (Vancouver Atlas and Text) A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, and Round the World; in Which the Coast of North-West America Has Been Carefully Examined and Accurately Surveyed.

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First Edition of Vancouver's Voyage of Discovery with Atlas, Containing Influential Charts of Hawai’i and the Pacific Northwest Fine, complete four-volume set of Vancouver’s A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, and Round the World...


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1825 - Atlas of the State of South Carolina, Made Under The Authority of The Legislature; Prepared With A Geographical, Statistical and Historical Map of the State . . . .

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The First Atlas of an American State With An Important South Carolina Provenance First edition. Small folio. 29 maps, comprising a map of the state and 28 maps of districts, many folding. The map bears the ownership inscription of John Rutledge Abney...


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1876 - Historical Atlas of the World Illustrated Giving Histories and Maps of all the Countries in Their Geographical Statistical and Commercial Aspects

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An interesting post-Civil War American atlas of the world, published by Higgins, Bros. & Co. in Chicago and authored by Charles H. Jones with the assistance Theodore F. Hamilton. This edition includes the rare L.W. Wight "New Section and Township...


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1640 - Societatis Missiones Indicae

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Rare map of the world, showing California as an island from a rare Jesuit emblem book, entitled Imago Prrimi Aaeculi Soc. Iesu a Provincia Flandro-Belgica Ejusdejm . . . representation of the baby Jesus is shown between the two hemisphere Within...