Decorative and highly detailed map from Garnier's rare and highly sought after Atlas Spheroidial…, published in Paris in 1860.
Garnier's maps are prized for their fine colors and precise details. The map shows the boundaries of the US immediately prior to Texas claiming its independence. Large NW Territory, Sioux Territory, Mandan Territory, Osage Territory, and Ozark Territory. Nice detail in Texas, including notes regarding its history as part of Mexico until 1837 and then Annexed into the US in 1845. Many Indian Tribes and early forts noted. Insets of Texas and St. Pierre Miquelon.