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1 Title:   A map of Louisiana and of the river Mississipi  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Senex, John, d. 1740  
  Dates:   1721  
note "This map of the Mississipi is most humbly inscribed to William Law of Lawreston Esq." Dedicatory cartouche; Relief shown pictorially; Pirate English edition taken from the French edition of 1717; Cumming, W.P. Southeast in early maps, no. 182: "This is 'a most impudent plagiarism' from Delisle, for it is closely based on his 1718 map..."; Phillips. Maps of America; Publication: [London : Printed for Daniel Browne ... , 1721]
  Identifier:   hmap1721s4  
  Repository:   Hargrett Map Collection  
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2 Title:   Amplissimae regionis Mississipi seu provinciae Ludovicianae  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Homann, Johann Baptist, 1663-1724  
  Dates:   1763  
note Depicts the Mississippi River and its basin, part of Canada, the Great Lakes, part of Mexico and the Bahamas; Shows most of the region as Louisiana, rest is divided into New Mexico, Florida, Carolina, Virginia, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, New York, New England, Canada and the Bahamas; The routes of early explorers including St. Denis, Chemin, de Soto and Ionty are labeled with the dates of their exploration; Great Lakes are labeled as Lake Superior, Lake Illinois, Lake Huron or Michigan, Lake Erie or Du Chat and Lake Frontenac or Ontario; Relief shown pictorially; Title from cartouche at upper left; Cut below title, of Catarrhacta ad Niagaram; Design, lower right, of the arms of the French W. India Company: Ins. Gall. Societatis Indiae Occidentalis; From Homann Erben's Atlas geographicvs maior. 1753-59 [i.e. 1784; v. 1, 1759] v. 1, part 2, no. 83; Phillips, Atlases, Vol. 1, no. 622; DeRenne, 1210; Publication: Norimbergae : [Hommaniani heredibus, 1759]
  Identifier:   hmap1763h6  
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3 Title:   Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726  
  Dates:   1730  
note 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?]
  Identifier:   hmap1730d4  
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