Course of the River Mississippi from the Balise to Fort Chatres taken on an Expedition to the Illinois in the latter end of the year, 1765.

By: Lieut. John Ross

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London: Robert Sayer. Very Good. 1775. Map. Hand colored in outline. The most detailed map of the Mississippi published in the 18th century. Prime meridian: New Orleans and Ferro. Shows historic points of interest, indigenous villages, evidence of German settlements, quarries, mines, boundaries, fertile land, cane fields, French Forts, etc. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings in Gulf of Mexico and Depths of the Mississippi. Goss, Mapping of North America, 67 ; Folio .

Title: Course of the River Mississippi from the Balise to Fort Chatres taken on an Expedition to the Illinois in the latter end of the year, 1765.

Author Name: Lieut. John Ross

Categories: Maps,

Publisher: London, Robert Sayer: 1775

Binding: Map

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 1015