- Author: Phelps and Ensign
- Date: 1842
- Medium: Hand-colored steel & copperplate engraving
- Condition: Excellent
- Inches: 27" x 41"
- Centimeters: 69.23 x 105.13
- Price: $4,500.00
Phelps' & Ensign's Traveler's Guide Map of The United StatesPhelps & Ensign, New York.
A grand map of the United States, incorporating engraved scenes from American history and portraits of American presidents. Scenes depict the landing of the Pilgrims, the battles of Lexington and Bunker Hill, Washington's parting address, and the signing of the Declaration of Independence.
Inset maps feature Niagara Falls, North part of Maine, New York, Philadelphia, Boston, South part of Florida, Baltimore, New Orleans, Mobile, Cincinnati, St. Louis, Charleston, Pittsburg, Chicago, Detroit and Washington.
The map shows stage, steamboat, canal and rail road routes, with the distances from place to place, and features a very decorative border. The location of many Indian tribes are also identified, many with population estimates.
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