Lot 10: BOLTON, HERBERT EUGENE; and HART, ALBERT BUSHNELL. [Bolton-Hart American History Series.]
December 8, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: BOLTON, HERBERT EUGENE; and HART, ALBERT BUSHNELL. [Bolton-Hart American History Series.] 22 color-printed lithographed wall maps on heavy paper folding into six sections. Each approximately 31x42 inches sheet size; linen edges on versos, titles in ink on versos, most trimmed close at bottom edge, only a few small corner folds and small tears at fold intersections, very few scattered stains, on the whole the group is very clean and well preserved. Chicago: Denoyer-Geppert, Co. 1918 
Large collection of early 20th century didactic wall maps respecting the various periods of discovery and advancement throughout American history. Lot includes: A1 World of Columbus, 1492 * A2 World Exploration to 1580 * A3 Caribbean Settlement 1492-1519 * A4 International Rivalries a) 1580-1662 b) 1662-1750 * A5 English Colonial Grants a) 1580-1660 b) 1660-1763 * A6 Partition of America 1700-1763 * A7 Colonial Commerce and Industries a) to 1690 b) 1690-1774 * A8 Revolutionary War 1775-1783 * A9 a) Ratification of the Constitution 1789-1790 b) State Claims 1776-1802 * A10 Westward Movement a) 1763-1803 b) 1803-1829 * A11 Louisiana Purchase and Controversies 1803-1819 * A12 Territorial Acquisitions 1776-1866 * A13 Land and Water Routes 1829-1860 * A14 Mexican War and Compromise of 1850 * A15 Secession 1860-1861 * A16 Civil War * A17 Abolition and Reconstruction * A19 Lines of Transportation * A20 a) Resources b) Conservation * A21 Industrial United States * A22 Agricultural United States * A23 United States in the Caribbean.