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Plan of New Orleans the capital of Louisiana

Plan of New Orleans the capital of Louisiana

Descriptive Summary

Title: Plan of New Orleans the capital of Louisiana
Creator: Jefferys, Thomas, d. 1771
Inclusive Dates: 1759
Language: English
Extent: 1 item(s)
Extent: 1 map : color ; 33 x 49 cm.
Collection Number: hmap1759p4
Repository: Hargrett Map Collection

Collection Description

Scope and Content

"Pa. 148" upper right corner; Insets: The course of Mississipi River, from Bayagoulas to the sea [ca. 1:800,000]--The east mouth of the Mississipi, with the plan of Fort la Balise which defends the entrance and channel of that river [ca. 1:40,000]; From: Jefferys, T. A general topography of North America and the West Indies. London, for R. Sayer &; T. Jefferys, 1768, no. 69; Phillips, Atlases, 1196, no. 69; Bound in "made up" American Atlas, 1775 as map no. 42; Publication: [London] : Published according to Act of Parliament by T. Jefferys at Charing Cross


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Preferred Citation note

Plan of New Orleans the capital of Louisiana, hmap1759p4, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Maps.
Mississippi River -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
New Orleans (La.) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.

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hmap1759p4Plan of New Orleans the capital of Louisiana : with the disposition of its quarters and canals as they have been traced by Mr. de la Tour in the year 1720, 1759 Access Online