(CARTOGRAPHY) COLTON, J.H. The western tourist and emigrant's guide through the States of Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, and Missouri, Iowa and Wisconsin, and the Territories of Minesota [sic.], Missouri, and Nebraska ... Accompanied with a large and minute map. New York: J.H. Colton and Company, 1854 [map dated 1855].
Folding pocket map (54x 67 cm., sheet), folds into publisher's red cloth covers; decoratively stamped in blind, with upper cover titled in gilt. 89 pages of text and28 pages of ads mounted to inside wrapper. With full period hand-coloring.
Title page revised to account for newly-established Territory of Nebraska and updated throughout to account for development along Midwestern frontier.