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Map Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi

About this Item

Title

  • Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi

Other Title

  • Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi

Names

  • L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726, cartographer.
  • Le Maire, François, 1675-1748.
  • Vega, Garcilaso de la, 1539-1616.

Created / Published

  • [Paris] : [Guillaume de l'Isle], [1717?]

Headings

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

Genre

  • Early maps

Notes

  • -  Relief shown pictorially.
  • -  Shows "Natichitoches, éstablissemt. françois fait en 1717 par Mr. de Bienville" and routes of explorers, De Soto and others.
  • -  LC copy mounted on cloth backed paper. Folded in six, split along folds.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Medium

  • 1 map ; 33 x 40 cm

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G4042.M5 1717 .L5
  • G4042.M5 1717 .L5 Copy 2. Mounted on cloth. "188" stamped on in lower left verso.

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • gm71002183

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

L'Isle, Guillaume De, Cartographer, François Le Maire, and Garcilaso De La Vega. Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi. [Paris: Guillaume de l'Isle, ?, 1717] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71002183/.

APA citation style:

L'Isle, G. D., Le Maire, F. & Vega, G. D. L. (1717) Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi. [Paris: Guillaume de l'Isle, ?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71002183/.

MLA citation style:

L'Isle, Guillaume De, Cartographer, François Le Maire, and Garcilaso De La Vega. Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi. [Paris: Guillaume de l'Isle, ?, 1717] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/gm71002183/>.