“COUNTY MAP OF THE STATES OF IOWA AND MISSOURI” Philadelphia: S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr., c. 1862. Engraved map with original hand-coloring. (Image: 13 7/8 x 11 ½’’)
This map, with its highly decorative border, depicts Iowa and Missouri with their counties named and in contrasting colors.
Topographical features are shown with major towns, cities, mountains, rail routes (existing and proposed), land routes and water routes identified. A very detailed view of the states as they existed when the country was engaged in the Civil War