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Cram: Antique Map of Alaska verso West Hemisphere, 1899

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Cram: Antique Map of Alaska verso West Hemisphere, 1899
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  • Title/Content of Map: 1899 Cram Map of Alaska [verso] Comparison of Rivers and Mountains in W Hemisphere -- Alaska [verso] Western Hemisphere
  • Date Printed: 1899, Chicago, New York
  • Cartographer: G Cram
  • Size: 12.8 x 19.9 in.

    A very nice map of Alaska with great deal of topographical and settlement detail. The other side shows a comparison chart of rivers and mountains of the Western Hemisphere.

    George F. Cram (1842-1928) served in the U.S. Army during the American Civil War. After the war ended, Cram joined his uncle Rufus Blanchard's Evanston map business in 1867. Two years later, he became sole proprietor of the firm and renamed it the George F. Cram Co. which became a leading map firm and first American firm to publish a world atlas.

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  • Condition
    Very good. Clear, nice coloring. Some marginal toning and one 2 in. split. Issued Centerfold.
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    Cram: Antique Map of Alaska verso West Hemisphere, 1899

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    Description
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  • Title/Content of Map: 1899 Cram Map of Alaska [verso] Comparison of Rivers and Mountains in W Hemisphere -- Alaska [verso] Western Hemisphere
  • Date Printed: 1899, Chicago, New York
  • Cartographer: G Cram
  • Size: 12.8 x 19.9 in.

    A very nice map of Alaska with great deal of topographical and settlement detail. The other side shows a comparison chart of rivers and mountains of the Western Hemisphere.

    George F. Cram (1842-1928) served in the U.S. Army during the American Civil War. After the war ended, Cram joined his uncle Rufus Blanchard's Evanston map business in 1867. Two years later, he became sole proprietor of the firm and renamed it the George F. Cram Co. which became a leading map firm and first American firm to publish a world atlas.

    Please note that this lot has a confidential reserve. When you leave a bid in advance of the auction, submit your maximum. The bidder who has submitted the highest bid wins the lot, provided the bid exceeds the reserve price.

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $12.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Location: This item ships from Ohio

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
  • Condition
    ...
    Very good. Clear, nice coloring. Some marginal toning and one 2 in. split. Issued Centerfold.

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