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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Andreas, A. T. (Alfred Theodore), 1839-1900
Date:
1874
Short Title:
Cover: Minnesota illustrated historical atlas.
Publisher:
A.T. Andreas
Chicago
Type:
Covers
Obj Height cm:
46
Obj Width cm:
38
Note:
Special ed. with three city views added, as issued. This deluxe ed. added views of Minneapolis, St. Paul, and Winona. It is bound in embossed red cloth covers (green for the regular ed.) with marbled end papers. The regular ed. was a much larger press run and was distributed to all the schools in the state. This special ed. is rare, especially with the views still present. This copy is from the collection of the former Governor of Minnesota, Elmer Andersen. Hand painted and printed in full color. Front and back covers stamped with "Illustrated historical atlas of the State of Minnesota. 1874" in gilt.
Reference:
P2007; Checklist of printed maps of the Middle West to 1900, 7-0857; LC United States atlases, L1901; Ristow, American maps and mapmakers, p. 433-437.
State/Province:
Minnesota
Full Title:
(Covers to) An illustrated historical atlas of the State of Minnesota. Published by A.T. Andreas, Lakeside Building, Chicago, Ills. 1874. Chas. Shober & Co. Proprietors of Chicago Lith. Co.
List No:
3034A
Series No:
1
Engraver or Printer:
Campbell, W. P.; Chas. Shober & Co.; Faribault, Alex; Garrison, O. E. (Oscar E.), 1825-1886
Publication Author:
Andreas, A. T. (Alfred Theodore), 1839-1900
Pub Date:
1874
Pub Title:
An illustrated historical atlas of the State of Minnesota. Published by A.T. Andreas, Lakeside Building, Chicago, Ills. 1874. Chas. Shober & Co. Proprietors of Chicago Lith. Co.
Pub Reference:
P2007; Checklist of printed maps of the Middle West to 1900, 7-0857; LC United States atlases, L1901; Ristow, American maps and mapmakers, p. 433-437.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
3034.000
Pub Type:
State Atlas
Pub Maps:
76
Pub Height cm:
46
Pub Width cm:
38
Image No:
3034A
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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