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County Map of Florida

$ 385.00

S. Augustus Mitchell (1790-1868)

County Map of Florida

From: New General Atlas

Philadelphia; 1869

Original hand-colored lithograph

Sheet Dimensions: 12.5 x 15.25 in.

A detailed and beautifully illustrated map of Florida with an inset of the Mobile River. 

Born in Connecticut, Mitchell worked as teacher before publishing maps. His realization of the poor quality of geographical resources for teachers pushed him to start his own company. His company's publications covered all genres of geography; maps, travel guides, text books, etc.