Gorgeous large format map of the United States, hand colored by states. From the true first edition of Gray's Atlas. Includes inset of Alaska. Shows towns, roads, railroads, mountains, rivers, Indian information, forts, etc. A striking large format 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.