United States of North America


Title:
United States of North America
Date:
C1885
Mapmaker:
W & A.K Johnston
Image Size:
455mm x 350mm (17.91" x 13.78")
Condition:
In good condition, centre fold as issued.
Technique:
Colour printed engraving.
Price:

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$A 45
Stock Number:
USA 1885 JOHN (KIP) (C025)
Description:
Detailed map of America.
Biography:

Alexander Keith Johnston (1804 –1871).

Johnston was a Scottish cartographere ducated the University of Edinburgh. He was apprenticed to the Edinburgh engraver and mapmaker, James Kirkwood.

In 1826 he and his brother William began in a printing and engraving business, forming the well-known firm of W. and A. K. Johnston. Johnston was a prolific mapmaker and publisher. He was soon professionally recognised by being appointed Geograpger Royal of Scotland.  In October 1849 he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh and in 1862 he was a founding member of the Meteorological Society of Scotland.

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