Detail View: JCB Map Collection: Carte de la Louisiane et des Pays Voisins

Accession Number: 
08791
File Name: 
08791-001
Call number: 
E755 B444r /1-SIZE
Map title: 
Carte de la Louisiane et des Pays Voisins
Place of Publication: 
Paris
Publication date: 
1750
Map size height: 
46 cm.
Map size width: 
61 cm.
Item description: 
Engraved map, fold-out map [1] at end
Geographical description: 
Map of North America from the Great Lakes to northern Mexico and from the east coast to the Rocky Mountains and Rio Grande. Cartographic elements include degrees of longitude and latitude, scales, locations of rivers, lakes, forts, settlements, mountain ranges, and native American tribes. Part of the area around the Ohio River is outlined in red and colored pink.
Source author: 
Bellin, Jacques Nicolas,1703-1772
Source title: 
Remarques sur la carte de l'Amerique Septentrionale, comprise entre le 28e et le 72e dégré de latitude, avec une description geographique de ces parties; ...
Source place: 
A Paris: De l'imprimerie de Didot, Quai des Augustins, à la Bible d'or., M. DCC. LV.
Cartobibliographic notes: 
McCorkle states that the source of this map is Charlevoix's Histoire et description ... de la Nouvelle France, Paris, 1744. Cf. C-8234.
References: 
McCorkle, B.B. New England in Early Printed Maps, 744.1
Geographic Area: 
North America
Normalized date: 
1750
LC bibliographic number: 
b24197543
Creator: 
Bellin, Jacques Nicolas,1703-1772