Detailed map, colored by counties and showing townships, towns, forts, post offices, lakes, islands, and railroads (projected and completed), towns, etc. Large inset of South Florida and the Keys or Strait of Florida. A highly detailed map, from one of the last of the publishers who employed handcoloring.
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.