Made by S. Augustus Mitchell in Philadelphia, 1861. 12 1/2" x 15 1/2" in size. Fine steel engraved map of the state of Illinois showing counties differentiated by color. Particularly nice with an insert of the city of Chicago to the left of the state, before the Great Chicago Fire of 1871. 5-color handcolored palette and decorative border typical of Mitchell. Fine condition with original hand color.
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