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Map Course of the river Mississipi from the Balise to Fort Chartres; taken on an expedition to the Illinois, in the latter end of the year 1765.

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Title

  • Course of the river Mississipi from the Balise to Fort Chartres; taken on an expedition to the Illinois, in the latter end of the year 1765.

Names

  • Ross, Lieut.
  • Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794.

Created / Published

  • London, Printed for Robt. Sayer, 1775 [i.e. 1780]

Headings

  • -  Mississippi River--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  United States--Mississippi River

Notes

  • -  Scale ca. 1:890,000.
  • -  Relief shown pictorially.
  • -  Copy 1: "Mississippi 33" on verso.
  • -  Three copies. Copy 1: colored in yellow and green; copy 2: colored in yellow and brown; copy 3: colored in blue and yellow.
  • -  Copy 1: from Thomas Kitchen's A general atlas. 1780.
  • -  Copies 2 and 3: from Thomas Jeffery's The American atlas. 1775.
  • -  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 781
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Vault
  • -  AACR2: 651; 700

Medium

  • col. map 113 x 35 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G4042.M5 1765 .R61

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 74693015

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Ross, Lieut, and Robert Sayer. Course of the river Mississipi from the Balise to Fort Chartres; taken on an expedition to the Illinois, in the latter end of the year. [London, Printed for Robt. Sayer, i.e. 1780, 1780] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/74693015/.

APA citation style:

Ross, L. & Sayer, R. (1780) Course of the river Mississipi from the Balise to Fort Chartres; taken on an expedition to the Illinois, in the latter end of the year. [London, Printed for Robt. Sayer, i.e. 1780] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/74693015/.

MLA citation style:

Ross, Lieut, and Robert Sayer. Course of the river Mississipi from the Balise to Fort Chartres; taken on an expedition to the Illinois, in the latter end of the year. [London, Printed for Robt. Sayer, i.e. 1780, 1780] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/74693015/>.