Map Map 1814-15 New Orleans.

About this Item


  • Map 1814-15 New Orleans.


  • White, Maunsel, 1783-1863, cartographer.
  • Reid, John, -1816.

Created / Published

  • [1815]


  • -  New Orleans Metropolitan Area (La.)--History--War of 1812--Maps, Manuscript
  • -  United States--Louisiana--New Orleans Metropolitan Area


  • -  Shows the Bayou Bienvenue stretching from Lake Pontchartrain to Lake Borgne, part of the Mississippi River, canals, and lines of battles and encampments.
  • -  Title from verso.
  • -  Pen-and-ink and watercolor, on 4 separate sheets of paper pasted together, sectioned in two, and mounted on cardboard backed by cloth.
  • -  "Presented to Major John Reid by Maunsel White, January 28, 1815."
  • -  Imperfect: Fold lined, with losses along folds, lacking both bottom corners and upper left corner, and tears along the side borders of the map.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.


  • 1 ms. map ; col. 66 x 98 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G4014.N5S42 1815 .P4


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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2007627049

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

White, Maunsel, Cartographer, and John Reid. Map -15 New Orleans. [1815] Map.

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White, M. & Reid, J. (1815) Map -15 New Orleans. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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White, Maunsel, Cartographer, and John Reid. Map -15 New Orleans. [1815] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.