“COUNTY MAP OF THE STATES OF NEW YORK, NEW HAMPSHIRE, VERMONT. MASSACHUSETTS, RHODE ID. AND CONNECTICUT” Philadelphia: S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr., c. 1863. From Mitchell's "New General Atlas" (dated 1860 in the lower margin, and issued in the 1863 edition). Engraved map with original hand-coloring. (Image: 13 3/8 x 21’’). Excellent condition with bold hand-color. Centerfold as issued.
This map, with its highly decorative border, depicts the six states with their counties named and in contrasting colors. Topographical features are shown with major towns, cities, mountains, islands, rail routes, and water routes identified.
The two insets depict the “Harbor and Vicinity of Boston” and “Harbor and Vicinity of New York”. A very detailed view of the states as they existed during the American Civil War.