Course of the River Mississippi, from the Balise to Fort Chartres: Taken on an Expedition to the Illinois, in the latter end of the Year 1765.

Description:

Course of the Mississippi River from the Balise to Fort Chartres based on surveys made by the French. Surrounding geographic features are noted with relief shown pictorially.

Creator(s): Ross, Lieutenant
Location(s):
Creation Date: June 1, 1775
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection(s):
General Collection
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Creator (Cartographer):
Ross, Lieutenant

"By Lieu't. Ross of the 34th Regiment: Improved from the Surveys of that River made by the French."

Date(s):
  • Creation: June 1, 1775
Coverage:
Place
United States - Illinois
Place
United States - Arkansas
Place
United States - Louisiana
Date
1765  
Description:

Course of the Mississippi River from the Balise to Fort Chartres based on surveys made by the French. Surrounding geographic features are noted with relief shown pictorially.

Note:

"Published as the Act directs, 1 June 1775."

Physical Description:

1 map : col. ; 113 x 33 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): exploration routes | expeditions | topographic maps
Source: Thomas Jeffery's The American atlas. 1775.
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection:
General Collection
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 5402164 |
  • CALL-NO: G4042.M5 1765 .R6 1775
  • UNTCAT: b1293347 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc29450
Resource Type: Map
Format: Image