Milwaukee. 1856. 36 x 33 1/2 inches, with full period hand-color. Folded into original 16mo. cloth boards, stamped in blind and gilt. Cloth a touch faded. Near fine. Item #WRCAM32268
A large, attractive map of Wisconsin, showing all the surveyed counties and many towns, and extending northward to include the unsurveyed areas. Chapman produced several pocket maps of Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Iowa. This version was copyrighted the previous year and is unrecorded in this configuration by Phillips. RUMSEY 1661. CHECKLIST OF PRINTED MAPS OF THE MIDDLE WEST TO 1900 (WISCONSIN), p.303.