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G. W. & C. B. Colton was a prominent family firm of mapmakers who were leaders in the American map trade in the nineteenth century. The business was founded by Joseph Hutchins Colton (1800-1893).  who bought copyrights to existing maps and oversaw their production. By the 1850s, their output had expanded to include original maps, guidebooks, atlases, and railroad maps. Joseph was succeeded by his sons, George Woolworth (1827-1901) and Charles B. Colton (1831-1916). The firm was renamed G. W. & C. B. Colton as a result. George is thought responsible for their best-known work, the General Atlas, originally published under that title in 1857. In 1898, the brothers merged their business and the firm became Colton, Ohman, & Co., which operated until 1901, when August R. Ohman took on the business alone and dropped the Colton name.

Place/Date:
New York / 1870
Size:
38 x 28.5 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
36479
Place/Date:
New York / 1868
Size:
48 x 27.5 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
37635hf
Place/Date:
New York / 1872
Size:
28 x 17 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
41098
Place/Date:
New York / 1873
Size:
24 x 17 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
41240
Place/Date:
New York / 1884
Size:
26 x 17 inches ;5
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
46511
Place/Date:
New York / 1872
Size:
15 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
49410
Place/Date:
New York / 1872
Size:
15 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
49409
Place/Date:
New York / 1866
Size:
15.5 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
50036
Place/Date:
New York / 1865
Size:
15 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
50914
Place/Date:
New York / 1863
Size:
17.5 x 40 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
51315
Place/Date:
New York / 1866
Size:
15.5 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
56658
Place/Date:
New York / 1862
Size:
17 x 26 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
63644
Place/Date:
New York / 1864
Size:
16 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
63709
Place/Date:
New York / 1868
Size:
26 x 17 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
63994
Place/Date:
New York / 1865
Size:
16 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
66848

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Place/Date:
New York / 1865
Size:
26 x 16 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
0370
Place/Date:
New York / 1864
Size:
26 x 16 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
0565
Place/Date:
New York / 1867
Size:
27 x 16.5 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
0712
Place/Date:
New York / 1865
Size:
24 x 17 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
0896
Place/Date:
New York / 1868
Size:
15 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG-
Stock#:
0974
Place/Date:
New York / 1868
Size:
23 x 17 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
0983
Place/Date:
New York / 1865
Size:
15.5 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
10178
Place/Date:
New York / 1867
Size:
24 x 17.5 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
10597
Place/Date:
New York / 1868
Size:
24 x 17 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
10598
Place/Date:
New York / 1876
Size:
16 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
10599
Place/Date:
New York / 1867
Size:
15 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
10600
Place/Date:
New York / 1865
Size:
15 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
10602
Place/Date:
New York / 1867
Size:
15 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
10603
Place/Date:
New York / 1867
Size:
15 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
10604
Place/Date:
New York / 1867
Size:
26 x 17 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
10605
Place/Date:
New York / 1867
Size:
26 x 17 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
10606
Place/Date:
New York / 1865
Size:
15 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
10612
Place/Date:
New York / 1865
Size:
15 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
10614
Place/Date:
New York / 1865
Size:
16 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
10615
Place/Date:
New York / 1865
Size:
16 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
10616
Place/Date:
New York / 1866
Size:
27.5 x 18 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
10849
Place/Date:
New York / 1867
Size:
15 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
11282
Place/Date:
New York / 1876
Size:
24 x 17.5 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
11284
Place/Date:
New York / 1876
Size:
15.5 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
11285
Place/Date:
New York / 1867
Size:
15.5 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
11286
Place/Date:
New York / 1876
Size:
24.5 x 17 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
11306
Place/Date:
New York / 1876
Size:
24.5 x 17 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
11307
Place/Date:
New York / 1876
Size:
27 x 16.5 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
11308
Place/Date:
New York / 1876
Size:
16 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
11309
Place/Date:
New York / 1873
Size:
24 x 17 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
11310
Place/Date:
New York / 1873
Size:
24 x 17 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
11311
Place/Date:
New York / 1881
Size:
15 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
11312
Place/Date:
New York / 1876
Size:
24 x 17 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
11313
Place/Date:
New York / 1867
Size:
25 x 17 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
11314
Place/Date:
New York / 1876
Size:
15.5 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
11342
Place/Date:
New York / 1876
Size:
25 x 17.5 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
1151
Place/Date:
New York / 1876
Size:
25 x 17.5 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
1154
Place/Date:
New York / 1870 circa
Size:
25 x 17.5 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
32022
Place/Date:
New York / 1874
Size:
25 x 17.5 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
1155
Place/Date:
New York / 1876
Size:
25 x 17.5 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
1156
Place/Date:
New York / 1865
Size:
26 x 16 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
1163
Place/Date:
New York / 1874
Size:
16 x 12.5 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
11730
Place/Date:
New York / 1876
Size:
28 x 17.5 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
1225
Place/Date:
New York / 1873
Size:
25 x 17.5 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
12500
Place/Date:
New York / 1873
Size:
28 x 17.5 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
12503
Place/Date:
New York / 1869
Size:
27 x 16.5 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
12507
Place/Date:
New York / 1862
Size:
15.5 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
12636
Place/Date:
New York / 1864
Size:
16 x 13 inches
Condition:
VG+
Stock#:
12638
Place/Date:
New York / 1860
Size:
24 x 17 inches
Condition:
VG
Stock#:
12639