1874 Asher & Adams’ Dakota
By: Asher and Adams
Date: 1874 (Published) New York
Dimensions: 23 x 16 inches (58.42 x 40.64 cm)
This antique map shows the Dakota Territory in 1874, prior to its division into North and South Dakota. It was published as part of Asher and Adams’ Atlas, a late 19th century publication which was known for its skillful description of the Western United States and its inclusion of railroad lines.
This map stands as a testament to the Atlas. It provides a detailed account of Dakota, depicting features such as railroad lines, townships, Native American Reservations, mining districts and forts. The counties of the Territory are also clearly labeled and color-coded.
Condition: This map is in A condition, with original coloring and a horizontal centerfold. There is minor discoloration along the centerfold and some small staining on the map.
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