“TUNISON'S CALIFORNIA, OREGON AND NEVADA” Jacksonville, Illinois and New York City: H. C. Tunison, c. 1888. Lithographed map with original hand-coloring. (Image: 19 3/4 x 12 1/2'')
This colorful map depicts the states with their counties in contrasting colors. Topographical features are shown with major cities and towns, land and water routes identified. Many of the railroads are shown with distances between towns noted. Also included are vignettes of the "The Big Trees - Mariposa County Cal." and "The Yosemite Valley - Mariposa County Cal.". A very detailed view of the states as they existed in the 1880's.