Interesting early map of Colorado, colored by counties. Shows towns, rivers, lakes, roads, mountains, and other details. Bent County is shown, formed in 1874. A rare edition, which rarely shows up on the map.
O. W. Gray was a publishing firm based in Philadelphia. Later, they published as O. W. Gray & Son. They published atlases in the late nineteenth century. Gray's National Atlas was one of the most successful commercial ventures of the 1870s and one of the last to employ hand coloring on maps.