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AUCTION 22

 

With an Inset Map of Austin


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301.     [MAP]. GRAY, Frank A[rnold]. Gray’s New Map of Texas and the Indian Territory [below scale, at lower left] Copyright, 1875, by O.W. Gray & Son [three inset maps at bottom] [1] Western Part of Austin; [2] Austin Drawn from Surveys by Reuben W. Ford, Austin; [3] Galveston; [atlas page numbers in blank margin at right] 79 [and] 80. [Philadelphia, 1875], in atlas published ca. 1882. Lithograph with full original color, borders in vibrant rose. Neat line to neat line: 58.6 x 39.1 cm. Very fine in handsome maple frame, matted, glazed.

     Prominently shown are completed and proposed railroads in Texas. The pleasant little plan of Austin shows the Colorado River, the downtown area, and the University of Texas. The map is from one of the many atlases published by the Ormando Willis Gray firm.

($100-300)

Sold. Hammer: $125.00; Price Realized: $150.00

Auction 22 Abstracts

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