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Map A Plan of the coast of part of west Florida & Louisiana : including the River Yazous

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Title

  • A Plan of the coast of part of west Florida & Louisiana : including the River Yazous

Names

  • Gauld, George.
  • Hilgard, J. E. (Julius Erasmus), 1825-1891.

Created / Published

  • [S.l. : s.n., 1778]

Headings

  • -  Gulf Coast (La.)--Maps
  • -  Gulf Coast (Miss.)--Maps
  • -  Mississippi River Region--Maps
  • -  United States--Louisiana--Gulf Coast
  • -  United States--Mississippi--Gulf Coast
  • -  United States--Mississippi River Region

Notes

  • -  Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
  • -  "N.B. This survey has been taken at different times and reduced to one general scale in the year 1778."
  • -  In upper right corner: "The property of J.E. Hilegard."
  • -  "No.2."
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Includes text.
  • -  Insets: A plan of Manchac 1774 -- A Continuation of the Mississippi from the Houmachitta Creek to the River Yazous.
  • -  Prime meridian: New Orleans.
  • -  Copy imperfect: Torn in the folds and around the edges

Medium

  • 1 map on 6 sheets : mounted on linen ; 114 x 224 cm., sheets 59 x 80 cm. or smaller.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G4012.C6 1778 .G3

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2002623325

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Gauld, George, and J. E Hilgard. A Plan of the coast of part of west Florida & Louisiana: including the River Yazous. [S.l.: s.n, 1778] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2002623325/.

APA citation style:

Gauld, G. & Hilgard, J. E. (1778) A Plan of the coast of part of west Florida & Louisiana: including the River Yazous. [S.l.: s.n] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2002623325/.

MLA citation style:

Gauld, George, and J. E Hilgard. A Plan of the coast of part of west Florida & Louisiana: including the River Yazous. [S.l.: s.n, 1778] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2002623325/>.