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subject : Mississippi River--Maps--Early works to 1800
Relief shown pictorially.; Engraved by: J. Gibson.; Prime meridians: London and Ferro; Newly acquired former French possessions shown by shading.; Inset shows Mississippi delta area.; From: Gentleman's magazine, 1762.
[publisher not identified] (publisher)
Gibson, J. (John), active 1750-1792. (creator)
Relief shown pictorially.; Watermark.; From Thomas Jeffery's The American atlas. 1775.
Printed for Robt. Sayer (publisher)
Ross, Lieut. (creator)
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794. (contributor)
Depths shown by soundings.; Shows grid lines, leading lines, rocky areas, anchorages, sandbanks, settlements along the coast, and place names.; Scale statement reads "English and French Leagues, 20 in a degree."; Direction lines radiate from the compass rose and from centers arranged around it.; Inset: Entrance of the River Mesashebe or Misehisipi [Mississippi].
R. Mount & T. Page (publisher)
Mount, Richard, d. 1722. (creator)
Page, T. (contributor)
Relief shown pictorially.; Prime meridian: Greenwich.; English edition of that part of Guillaume de L'Isle's 1703 map which shows Louisiana, Florida and Carolina.; Shows locations of Indian tribes and their villages.; Title in a frame at bottom center.
F. Roberts (publisher)
L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726. (creator)
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