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Schoolboy Drawn "Connecticut Reserve" Watercolor Map

Auction:
3167B
Lot:
278
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3167B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 03, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Schoolboy Drawn "Connecticut Reserve" Watercolor Map, Obadiah C. Parker, Ohio, 19th century, showing eight counties of the Western Reserve and Lake Erie, with rivers and township names, directional arrows, and text below, inscribed on the back "Map Drawn by Obadiah C. Parker in [?] Ohio, when 15 years of age," framed, map ht. 12 1/2, wd. 15 1/4 in.
Estimate $600-800


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Keywords

Connecticut Western Reserve, Culture of New England, Erie, Pennsylvania, Geography of Connecticut, Geography of Pennsylvania, Northwest Indian War, Obadiah, Ohio, United States

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