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Title
Carte de la Louisiane et du Cours du Mississipi Dresée sur un grand nombre de Memoires entrau tres sur ceux de Mr. le Maire Par Guillaume de l'Isle de l'Academie Rle. des Sciences
Creator
L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726, cartographer
Contributor
Kashnor, Leon, 1880-1955, seller
Museum Book Store
Date Created and/or Issued
1718-06
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Maps
Rights Information
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Description
Kashnor notes, "Shows the course of the Missouri extending north of the Rockies, where the Spaniards forded the river to trade with the people for yellow iron, "du fer jaune." Also shows Carolina, Virginia, Maryland, and New Mexico." This edition does not show New Orleans. Submap of the Mississippi delta. Appeared in information from RLIN record. See 105:478M for a later version and RB 52352 for a reproduction. Submap: Carte Particuliere des Embouchures de la Riviere S. Louis et de la Mobile. Prime meridian: Ferro. Relief: pictorial. Graphic Scale: Leagues. Projection: Cylindrical. Printing Process: Copper engraving. Verso Text: MS note: 550.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 map ; outline col. ; 49 x 65 cm., sheet 51 x 71 cm.
Identifier
093:550 M
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll4/id/399
Language
French
Subject
United States--Maps--Early works to 1800
Louisiana--Maps--Early works to 1800
Mississippi River Valley--Maps--Early works to 1800
Time Period
1718
Place
North America
United States
Mississippi River
W 107°
W 72°/N 46°
N 26°
Source
Huntington Rare Book Maps
Maps, Huntington Digital Library
Relation
52352 ; 105:478 ; 150047
Provenance
Purchased en bloc by HEH from the Museum Book Store, April, 1924.

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