Plan of the City of New Orleans and the Adjacent Plantations

Description:

Map of the city of New Orleans in 1798, including adjacent plantations (with property notes and the history of land ownership) and points of interest. Scale ca. 1:18,676 (ca. 280 toesas per inch).

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States - Louisiana - Orleans Parish - New Orleans
Creation Date: December 24, 1798
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection(s):
General Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 124
Past 30 days: 10
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Cartographer):
Trudeau, Carlos

"Compiled in accordance with an Ordinance of the Illustrious Ministry and Royal Charter, 24 December, 1798."

Creator (Engraver):
H. Wehrmann

"H. Wehrmann, Lith. 71 Chartres..."

Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: James A. Gresham
Publisher Info: 26 Camp St., N. O.
Place of Publication: New Orleans, Louisiana
Date(s):
  • Creation: December 24, 1798
Coverage:
Place
United States - Louisiana - Orleans Parish - New Orleans
Date
1798  
Description:

Map of the city of New Orleans in 1798, including adjacent plantations (with property notes and the history of land ownership) and points of interest. Scale ca. 1:18,676 (ca. 280 toesas per inch).

Note:

"Copy and Translation From the Original Spanish Plan dated 1798. Showing the City of New Orleans, its Fortifications and Environs."

Physical Description:

1 map ; 55 x 38 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): New Orleans, Louisiana | maps | city plans | cadastral maps
Source: The history of Louisiana, from the earliest period / by François Xavier Martin ; with a memoir of the author, by Judge W.W. Howe ; to which is appended Annals of Louisiana, from the close of Martin's history, 1815, to the commencement of the Civil War, 1861, by John F. Condon, 976.3 M363
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection:
General Collection
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 1806466 |
  • CALL-NO: 976.3 M363
  • UNTCAT: b1694618 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc29433
Resource Type: Map
Format: Image