Maps Hudson's Bay's country after La Veranderie, about 1740.

Format Maps
Contributors Kohl, J. G.
Kohl, J. G. (Johann Georg)
La Vérendrye, Pierre Gaultier De Varennes
Dates 1850
Location Hudson Bay Region
Language French
Subjects Hudson Bay Region
Maps, Manuscript
Hudson's Bay's country after La Veranderie, about 1740.
Other Title
Carte des nouvelles découvertes dans l'Ouest du Canada et des nations, qui y habitent
Contributor Names
Kohl, J. G. (Johann Georg), 1808-1878.
La Vérendrye, Pierre Gaultier de Varennes, sieur de, 1685-1749.
Created / Published
[ca. 1850]
Subject Headings
-  Hudson Bay Region--Maps, Manuscript
-  Hudson Bay Region
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Shows lakes, rivers, fortifications, and Indian tribes in the western region of the Hudson Bay south to the northern part of Lake Superior.
-  French. Title and accompanying text in English.
-  Based on the original in the Dépôt de la Marine of Paris.
-  Oriented with north toward upper right.
-  Pen-and-ink and watercolor.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
1 ms. map : col. ; 49 x 85 cm. + text ([1] leaf : ms. ; 39 x 36 cm.)
Call Number
G3402.H8 1740 .K6
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3400 ct000686
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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