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Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi

Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi

Descriptive Summary

Title: Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi
Creator: L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726
Inclusive Dates: 1730
Language: French
Extent: 1 item(s)
Extent: 1 map : color ; 44 x 60 cm.
Collection Number: hmap1730d4
Repository: Hargrett Map Collection

Collection Description

Scope and Content

Covers eastern United States from the Atlantic Ocean and Hudson River Valley to the Rio Grande; Shows the route of Hernando de Soto and other explorers; Relief shown pictorially; Appears in the author's Atlas nouveau, contenant toutes les parties du monde. 1730 and later eds.; Inset: Carte particuliere des embouchures de la riviere S. Louis et de la Mobile. Scale [ca. 1:2,700,000]; De Renne dates this map to 1718, erroneously according to Cummings-De Vorsey, who dates it ca. 1730; From: De L'Isle, G. Atlas nouveau contenant toutes les parties du monde... Amsterdam, 1733, no. 59; Phillips, Atlases, 580, no. 59; Lowery, no. 269; De Renne, 1195; Publication: Amsterdam : Chez Jean Covens et Corneille Mortier, geographes, [1730?]


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi, hmap1730d4, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Louisiana -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Maps (documents)
Mississippi River Valley -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
North America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
North American Indians -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Southern States -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.

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hmap1730d4Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi / dressee sur un grand nombre de memoires entr'autres sur ceux de Mr. le Maire, par Guillme. de L'Isle de l'Academie Rle. des Sciences, 1730 Access Online