Lot 122: Rare map of Central Pacific route 1865

PBA Galleries

PBA Galleries

2015-11-19 15:16:35

Lot 122: Author: Colton, Joseph Hutchins Title: Map of the Central Pacific Rail Road of California from Sacramento to the Big Bend of the Truckee River Place Published: New York Publisher: Published by J.H. Colton Date Published: 1865 Description: Lithographed map, hand-colored in outline. 44.8x86.5 cm (17?x24"), mounted on linen backing. Rare map which shows the completed route of the Central Pacific Rail Road from Sacramento to Truckee River, and the projected route from the Truckee River to Salt Lake City. Moderate wear, old folds, crease resulting in printing flaw in northern California, very good. Provenance: Florian Shasky, 3/84. PBA Galleries' Rare Cartography, Exploration & Voyages Thursday, 3rd December 2015 Estimate: $2000-3000
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