A new map of the River Mississipi: from the sea to Bayagoulas

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Title
A new map of the River Mississipi: from the sea to Bayagoulas
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Louisiana

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1761 (Inferred)
Place: London
Publisher: London Magazine
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 09-5367
Topics
Mississippi River Delta (La.)
New Orleans Region (La.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Acquisition: Purchase; Lighthouse Books, 1735 First Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33713; 2005/02/28; yxs.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 18 x 24 cm
Description
Covers southern Louisiana from Lake Maurepas to the mouth of the Mississippi River. Depths shown by soundings. "For the London Mag."--Top margin.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 55475160
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16049028
Folder number: US080.1.07
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8f5c7cf0-2385-0135-95dd-0cb19d7c7a47
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1761: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new map of the River Mississipi" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1761. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/465f0470-2386-0135-cf5f-2b6d49fd91a5

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new map of the River Mississipi" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 17, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/465f0470-2386-0135-cf5f-2b6d49fd91a5

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1761). A new map of the River Mississipi Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/465f0470-2386-0135-cf5f-2b6d49fd91a5

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A new map of the River Mississipi