United States of America
Overall: 1 1/2 x 8 x 6 1/4 in. ( 3.8 x 20.3 x 15.9 cm )
inscribed: on lid: "UNITED STATES/OF/AMERICA" printed: on map: "THE/UNITED STATES/The Relative Position of/THE OREGON & TEXAS/And/CALIFORNIA." printed: on map: Place names
Jigsaw puzzle of map of the United States; lid decorated with lithograph with title; eagle, flag, train, and 3 male figures, and colored with red and blue; puzzle is printed in black and colored with red, blue, and yellow.
According to accession records, this puzzle may have been brought from England by the family of Robert Mackie, the donor's grandfather, in 1849.
Gift of Miss Catherine R. B. Mackie
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.