96. [MAP]. MITCHELL, S[amuel] Augustus. County Map of Texas. [below neat line, faintly printed] Entered According to Act of Congress in the Year 1860 by S. Augustus Mitchell in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the State for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania [inset map at lower left] Galveston Bay, and Vicinity]. Lithograph map, original full color, Texas outlined in bright rose; neat line to neat line: 27.3 x 34.3 cm; ornate floral and vine border. Plate no. 34, with 35 appearing on the inset. Map with a few small pinholes, otherwise very good with strong color, but blank verso heavily browned.
Phillips, Atlases 846, extracted from Mitchell’s New General Atlas (1865). The Texas Panhandle has been hijacked. When your brother-in-law hints you should give him your 1836 Stephen F. Austin map, give him this one instead. ($150-300)
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