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Map Plan of the N.W. frontier Plan of the northwest frontier

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  • Plan of the N.W. frontier

Other Title

  • Plan of the northwest frontier


  • Clark, William, 1770-1838.

Created / Published

  • [1813?]


  • -  Mississippi River Valley--Maps, Manuscript
  • -  Missouri River Valley--Maps, Manuscript
  • -  United States--Mississippi River Valley
  • -  United States--Missouri River Valley


  • -  Shows the Mississippi River from St. Anthony Falls to St. Louis, the Missouri River west to South Dakota, the Illinois River east to Lake Michigan, and tributaries.
  • -  Title from verso.
  • -  Gift; Woodbury Blair, Minna Blair Richey, Gist Blair, and Montgomery Blair; 1903.
  • -  Pen-and-ink, mounted on paper.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Exhibited: Rivers, edens, empires: Lewis & Clark and the revealing of America, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., July 24-Nov. 29, 2003.
  • -  Includes list of distances to various points via riverways from Prairie du Chien and St. Louis.
  • -  Imperfect: Fold-lined, staining throughout, darkest in the middle.


  • 1 ms. map ; 26 x 40 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G4042.M5 1813 .C5


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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2004626033

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Clark, William. Plan of the N.W. frontier. [?, 1813] Map.

APA citation style:

Clark, W. (1813) Plan of the N.W. frontier. [?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Clark, William. Plan of the N.W. frontier. [?, 1813] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.