Washington: Government Printing Office. Map. Lithograph. 17 1/2" x 27 3/4". This detailed topographical map of southern Alabama and northern Florida was originally published following the Civil War in the Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. It shows the states in great detail, with rivers, lakes, cities, and railroad lines.
Philadelphia: Mitchell, Samuel Augustus Jr., 1867. Map. Steel engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 11" x 13.25". Nicely detailed map of Florida divided into counties showing towns, major routes and geographical features. Includes a large inset town plan of Mobile, Alabama. Minor chipping to corners. S. Augustus Mitchell Jr. continued his father's successful mapmaking and publishing business, and was one of the most prolific and renowned 19th century American publishers.
Philadelphia: Thomas, Cowperhwait & Co., 1854. Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 14.5" x 11.5". Great map of Alabama showing all counties, cities and towns, major routes, railroads and waterways. A list at right gives distances for steamboat routes. Light toning, small chip to right edge. Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. took over publication of S. A. Mitchell's important "Universal Atlas" in 1850, and continued to produce updated maps that were considered some of the best commercial cartography of the 19th century.