''MINNESOTA AND DAKOTA'' New York: J. H. Colton, c. 1859. Engraved map with original hand-coloring. (Image: 12 5/8 x 15 3/4'')
This attractive historical map show the territory of Minnesota (statehood 1858) and Dakota (organized as a territory in 1861).
Topographical features are shown (with additional explanatory comments provided), water routes, mountains, islands, Indian Tribes and major cities and towns are located. Several Post Offices and Indian Agencies are also noted. A great map of the region as it existed prior to the Civil War.