Separately issued example of Desilver's map of the United States. The most notable feature of the map is the massive Nebraska Territory, pre-dating the creation of Kansas Territory, extending to the Rocky Mountains and Canada. The map retains many of its marvelous characteristic details, including Indian Tribal names, early settlements, explorer routes, gold, silver and copper mines in California and New Mexico Territory, Great Spanish Trail, Oregon Trail, extensive early roads in Oregon and Washington Territories and California, many early forts and settlements, etc. Insets of the Gold Regions and Washington DC. Many early railroads are shown, along with Battlefields in the Eastern United States. Many early forts appear in Texas. A curious separately issued example, with fold splits and minor loss at the folds. Normally, a $600.00 map.
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