[Washington. 1854]. Thirty-seven (of forty-four) maps, plans, and views. Contemporary calf, red and black gilt morocco labels. Internally clean. Very good. Item #WRCAM30565
An exhaustive collection of congressional documents, including many maps from President Pierce's message to Congress. The documents range in subject matter from survey maps of Arkansas, Wisconsin, Florida, Michigan, Iowa, and California, to harbor plans of Milwaukee, Cleveland, Racine, Kenosha, and other harbors in the Great Lakes region, including important maps depicting Erie and Huron harbors. There are also several plans for parts of Washington, D.C. A desirable volume, offering a diverse visual overview of the antebellum United States.