Lot 213 of 435:
Rare map of San Diego Pueblo Lands 1870  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$2,280
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Official Map of the Pueblo Lands of San Diego made by Jas. Pascoe, City Engineer

Pascoe, James

San Francisco

Bancroft's Steam Lithographic Printing House



Lithographed map. 105x76.5 cm (41¼x30¼").

Rare map showing San Diego north to La Jolla and beyond. Inkstamp on recto at right side: George Davidson  June 12, 1871. U.S. Coast Survey. Signed on the verso, "George Davidson, Pueblo Lands, San Diego, 1871." OCLC/WorldCat lists only one copy, at the University of California, Berkeley.

Provenance: California Book Auction, 9/15/73

References: Harlow, Maps of the Pueblo Lands of San Diego, # 68 ( Rep ). Bancroft Check List, # 208.

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Backed with rice paper for repair and conservation (allowing signature to show through); darkening along old folds, small hole in lower neat line; very good.

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