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  • [Map of Louisiana, Spanish West Florida].


  • Pintado, Vicente Sebastián, 1774-1829.

Created / Published

  • [ca. 1805]


  • -  Louisiana--Maps
  • -  Manuscript maps
  • -  United States--Louisiana


  • -  Shows region east of Mississippi River, south of latitude 31°N, west of Tangipahoa River, and north of Lake Maurepas.
  • -  Relief shown by hachures.
  • -  Place names in Spanish.
  • -  Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps.
  • -  Pen-and-ink and watercolor.
  • -  Watermarks: Portal & Bridges 1798 and fleur-de-lis over shield.
  • -  From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado.
  • -  Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. Hébert. Imago mundi, v. 39, pp. 50-72. 1987. p. 65, no. 40.
  • -  LC Luso-Hispanic World, 942
  • -  In lower left corner: Plat no 10.
  • -  Sheet consists of 4 pieces pasted together.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.


  • 1 ms. map : col. ; on sheet 48 x 73 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G4010 1805 .M2


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

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Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2013585050

Online Format

  • image

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Pintado, Vicente Sebastián. Map of Louisiana, Spanish West Florida. [1805] Map.

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Pintado, V. S. (1805) Map of Louisiana, Spanish West Florida. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Pintado, Vicente Sebastián. Map of Louisiana, Spanish West Florida. [1805] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.