Two (2) European Maps of North America, including Carl Ferdinand Weiland, J. & C. Walker. 1st item: Der Oestliche Theil der Vereinigten Staaten von Nord America by Carl Ferdinand Weiland (German, 1782-1847), published by the Geographisches Institut, Weimar, 1843. Steel plate engraving with hand coloring depicting the Eastern parts of the United States from Maine to the eastern part of Texas and parts of Canada with countries, states, cities, towns, county lines, rivers, bodies of water, mountain ranges, and other areas of interest labeled in English and German text. Four inset maps of the environments of Baltimore and Washington, Boston, New York, and Philadelphia and Trenton, lower right of map. Title and explanation, center right of map. Statistical tables and scales of miles, lower left of map. Map surrounded by scale notations and decorative line border. Map – 24 3/4" H x 20 3/8" W. Plate – 25 1/2" H x 21 1/2" W. Sight – 26 1/2" H x 22" W. Framed – 28 1/4" H x 23 3/4" W. 2nd item: North America Sheet XII, Georgia with Parts of North & South Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama & Florida engraved by John Walker, Alexander Walker and Charles Walker (English, fl. 1820-95) published by George Cox and Charles Knight under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, London, circa 1852. Copper plate engraving with hand coloring primarily depicting Georgia with parts of North & South Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama, and Florida with states, cities, towns, county lines, rivers, bodies of water, mountain ranges, and other areas of interest including locations of Native Americans labeled in English text. Title, centered above map. Map surrounded by scale notations and double line border. Float mounted under glass in a gilt wood frame. Map – 15 3/4" H x 12" W. Sheet – 16 1/4" H x 13 3/4" W. Sight – 18" H x 15 1/2" W. Framed – 19 1/2" H x 16 7/8" W. Mid 19th century. CONDITION: Overall good condition with toning and foxing spots. Not examined outside of frames.
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