Sale 167 Lot 200
*(ILLINOIS) COLTON, J. H.
New Sectional Map of the State of Illinois. Compiled from the United States Surveys. By J. M. Peck, John Messinger and A. J. Matthewson. Engraved by S. Stiles. New York: J. W. Colton, 1851.
Hand-colored engraved pocket map of the state of Illinois (41 x 27 1/2 inches), folded into original brown leather boards stamped in blind and lettered in gilt, titled "Colton & Co.'s Map of Illinois Exhibiting the Sections by Peck & Messinger."
Together with Rand, McNally and Co.'s Street Number Guide and Map of Chicago. Chicago: Rand McNally, 1882. Engraved map of Chicago with some hand tinting (24 x 16 1/2 inches), folded into original printed paper folder with 70 pp. text and advertisements. Wear to edges of boards; map split at the folds; 7-inch repaired tear to verso of map; some pencil notations.
Estimate $ 400-600
Property from the Private Library of Dr. Simon G. Stein II, Muscatine, Iowa