Antique hand colored map of North America by Buchon, from "Atlasâ€¦des Ameriques", the French edition of Carey & Lea's "American Atlas", 1825, showing Mexico occupying much of present-day southwestern United States, locations of Native American tribes, and states and major cities of the time. The continent is surrounded by French text giving extensive information on climate, education, religion, government, soil and crops, rivers and bays, manufacturing and commerce, history, etc. Very good overall antique condition with minor crease in lower left quadrant, approx. 17.5 x 25 inches.
Item Number: NAM162