[Pictorial Map] Rentschler, The Old Northwest Territory. Ohio, circa 1936. 22 x 16½, folding to pamphlet size, 8½ x 4. Color litho. Sold
Decorative map of the Northwest Territory published by the Ohio WPA and the Sesquicentennial Commission. Ten inset maps, a large compass rose and numerous vignettes illustrating historical incidents. The complete text of the Ordinance is printed verso with an extensive schedule of re-enactments, contests and other events. Thumbnail sketch of the American frontier as it moved west from Pennsylvania to modern Minnesota, and the Act that prohibited slavery in these new territories.
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