Philadelphia: Mitchell, Samuel Augustus Jr., 1866.
Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 13.25" x 21".
Beautiful map of Mexico published in 1866. centered on the Gulf of Mexico. Includes four inset maps; Jamaica, Cuba, Bermuda and Panama. Samuel Augustus Mitchell Sr. (1792-1868) is one of the leaders in American cartography of the 19th century and pioneered the conversion of engraved map plates to more affordable lithographic plates.
Illustrator: W. Williams