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Rare, Separately Published Edition for the Frontier Traveler
Missouri/ Arkansas/ Oklahoma.
MITCHELL, S. A. [Philadelphia, 1837]
Map of the State of Missouri And Territory of Arkansas.
7 x 20 ½ inches.
Lithograph with original wash color; fold reinforcements, else excellent.
Rare, separately issued, folding map showing Missouri as a state, Arkansas as a territory, and the area of present-day Oklahoma as “Indian Territory Attached to Arkansas.” This is a significantly updated edition of the map “has many changes topographically and new borders…There are many new counties in Missouri and Arkansas, and a table of Steam Boat Routes appears in the lower right corner of the map. The detail in the surrounding states is now filled in” (Rumsey).
Rumsey 4102 (1836 edition); cf. Ristow, W. American Maps & Mapmakers, pp. 303-304.