Philadelphia: Tanner, H.S. 1835. unbound. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 14.75" x 11.5" very good(+).
Great map of the Eastern portion of the United States, from "Tanner's Universal Atlas." Shows cities, railroads, major routes, topographical details and waterways. Bottom margin cropped, slight chip to bottom left corner. Henry Schenck Tanner (1786-1858) was an engraver and publisher from New York City. He worked in partnership with his brother in Philadelphia for a few years before breaking off on his own. Tanner is widely considered the first native-born American publisher devoted expressly to maps.