Citation
Les Costes aux environs de la Rivière de Misisipi

Material Information

Title:
Les Costes aux environs de la Rivière de Misisipi decouvertes par Mr. de la Salle en 1683 et reconnues par Mr. le Chevallier d'Iberville en 1698 et 1699
Creator:
Fer, Nicolas de, 1646-1720 ( cartographer )
Ginville, Vincent de ( engraver )
La Salle, Robert Cavelier, 1643-1687 ( geographer )
Le Moyne d'Iberville, Pierre, 1661-1706 ( geographer )
Language:
French
Edition:
[Second state].
Physical Description:
1 map : color ; 21.6 x 33.2 cm, on sheet 27.6 x 39.6 cm
Scale:
9000000
Scale approximately 1:9,000,000 ; Cent dix lieues a 20 au degré

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Indians of North America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 ( lcsh )
Indians of North America ( fast )
Discoveries in geography ( fast )
Discovery and exploration -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Mississippi River Valley ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Mexico, Gulf of ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Southern States ( lcsh )
Southern States ( fast )
Mississippi River Valley ( fast )
Gulf of Mexico ( fast )
Genre:
Early maps. ( fast )
Early works. ( fast )
Maps. ( fast )
Early maps. ( lcgft )
single map ( marcgt )
Early maps ( fast )
Early works ( fast )
Maps ( fast )
Early maps ( lcgft )
Coordinates:
33 x -100, 21 x -100, 21 x -77, 33 x -77 ( Map Coverage )

Notes

Citation/Reference:
Martin & Martin. Maps of Texas and the Southwest, 1513-1900,
Citation/Reference:
Jackson, Jack. Flags along the coast :charting the Gulf of Mexico, 1519-1759,
Citation/Reference:
Shirley, R.W. Maps in British atlases,
Additional Physical Form:
Print version record.
System Details:
System requirements: Internet connectivity; Web browser software.
General Note:
Copper engraving, hand colored.
General Note:
Map of the Gulf Coast, Florida and Texas covering the north American coastline from Tampico, Mexico eastward along the Gulf of Mexico, eastern seaboard to Charleston, South Carolina area. Also includes the Bahamas and parts of Cuba. One of the earliest published maps to show significant detail of the lower Mississippi River Valley.
General Note:
Title in elaborate decorative cartouche with two scenes of the death of La Salle.
General Note:
"Vincent de Ginville, sculpsit"--Lower left margin.
General Note:
Date in cartouche: 1705.
General Note:
"122." With some versions of the map, the plate number at top right is wanting.
General Note:
Includes scale bar and compass rose. Geographic coordinates estimated and derived from a modern map of the area.
General Note:
Publishing information from R.W. Shirley reference source.
General Note:
Appears in: l'Atlas curieux de le Monde / N. de Fer, editions from 1714-1720. First state of map (dated 1701) published in atlas editions dated 1701-1705.--(cf. Phillips 532, 546).
Statement of Responsibility:
par N. de Fer, geographe de monseigneur le Dauphin.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
on10043 ( NOTIS )
1004376156 ( OCLC )
035377422 ( ALEPH )
on1004376156
Classification:
G4042.M5 1705 .F4 ( lcc )

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Atlas curieux de le Monde.