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Florida Land and Inprovement Company: Hamilton Disston's Purchase, 4,000,000 Acres, Showing Area in Which Lands Have Been Selected

Bourquin, F; Disston, Hamilton; Florida Land and Improvement Co
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[Philadelphia ; New York ; Jacksonville : Florida Land and Improvement Company, 1881?] (Phila. : F. Bourquin Lith., 31 South 6th St., Phila.)
Variant Title
Hamilton Disston's purchase
Disston's purchase
Cartographic Info
Scale not given ; (W 87°30ʹ00ʺ--W 80°00ʹ00ʺ/N 31°10ʹ00ʺ--N 24°00ʹ00ʺ).
2 maps on 1 sheet : col. ; 78 x 63 cm., folded to 22 x 13 cm.
  • Title from map.
  • Disston was the President of the Florida Land and Improvement Company.
  • A folded sheet, with a lithographed map on recto and 18 p. of letterpress text on verso.
  • Inset: an untitled enlarged view of Hamilton Disston's purchase.
  • The Company was offering land for sale in tracts of 40 acres or more for $1.00 to $5.00 per acre
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Disbound, with remnants of blue paper wrapper.
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G3931 .G46 1881 .B68