Detailed map, colored by counties and showing townships, towns, villages, post offices, lakes, forts roads, railroads (projected and completed), Light Houses, Light Shipsetc. Inset of Entrance to Mobile Bay. Includes a nice legend identifying the various sources for the map, an explanation of the public surveys and townships and a brief history of Alabama and its decennial populations beginning in 1810 (pop. 10,000). One of the best 19th Century maps of Alabama, from one of the last of the publishers who employed handcoloring.
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