This one of a kind original antique map of Chicago and Illinois comes from S.A. Mitchell New General Atlas published at No. 31 South Sixth St. Philadelphia in 1864. Mitchell, Sr. had acquired the rights to the Universal Atlas in 1845 from H. Tanner who first published it in 1836. Subsequently Mitchell Sr. sold most of his copyrights to Desilver by 1857. Mitchell Jr. reacquired the copyrights from Desilver in 1860 and published editions into the 1880's. This authentic vintage map of Chicago and Illinois has a blank verso or back side and beautiful hand coloring on sturdy paper. This old map of Chicago and Illinois is truly a fine piece of Chicago and Illinois history at the end of the American Civil War. This historical map of Chicago and Illinois would make a fine addition to any collection, Home or office decor or the perfect unique housewarming gift. The total paper size for this map is approximately 15" by 12".. Map Title: Illinois Place Printed: Philadelphia Paper Size: 15 in. x 12 in..
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