This Auction is for an
of an Antique Map
This map is printed on specially coated, matte finish, paper
for sharper print quality and colors that are vivid.
Original Map Details
Reconnaissance of the Western Coastal of the United States (Northern Sheet) from Umpquah River to the Boundary. 1855
Approximate Image Size 16.5 X 18 inches Details
" One of the most attractive Coastalal charts of the western United States. A rare hand colored 1855 Coastalal chart of the Coastalline of the United States Pacific Northwest, including the modern day states of Washington and Oregon. Map extends from the Oregon-California border northward to Vancouver Island and the Straits of Juan de Fuca. Features eight Coastalal views: �Cape Perpetua N. by w. � W�, �Cape Lookout N. by W.�, Tillamook Head N. by W. � W.�, �Sail Rock�, �Destruction Island N. W.�, �Flattery Rocks N.W. by N.�, �Tatoosh I. North�, and �Entrance to Columbia River, Cape Disappointment E. by N.�. Depths sounding all along the Coastal with various points, harbors, and lookouts well noted. Upper Left quadrant features tidal notations and sailing instructions. Inland, Steilacoom, Olympia, and Seattle are all noted on the Puget Sound. The hydrography for this region was accomplished... read more