New Haven Auctions
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Baseball - Sports - Historical - Political

Sat, Jun 27, 2020 11:00AM EDT
Lot 285

Important Plan of New Haven - Amos Doolittle-1824

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000

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Amos Doolittle (1754-1832) Important and exceptionally rare March 28, 1824 map of New Haven, Connecticut. Surveyed & Published by A. Doolittle Engraver New Haven. Engraved in 4 parts on individual copper plates, mounted on hard board. Opening: H 31-1/2", W 39-1/4" approx. Frame size: H 34-1/2" W42". Please see link for high res photos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/bxowwnm4f7b83fl/AACgiPU6hfxSMgWXUrJbP_ESa?dl=0 Doolittle lived in New Haven for over 60 years. He was a copper engraver that played an important part in the independence of the colonies. Excellent condition with minor imperfections. Professionally framed. Collection of Laura Mitler.