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subject : Gulf Coast (U.S.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Relief shown pictorially.; Second state with Atlantic Ocean correctly named.; Shows several towns, Indian villages and tribal territory, rivers, a few channels and navigational hazards, and relief.
J. Bew (publisher)
Bew, John, d. 1793. (creator)
Lodge, John, d. 1796. (contributor)
"Gent. Mag. Feb. 1772" appears in upper right corner.; Inset: "Plan for a new settlement.", which was to be located at the junction of the Mississippi and Iberville rivers.
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Lodge, John, d. 1796. (creator)
On top margin: For the London Magazine.; Relief shown pictorially.; Prime Meridian: London.
R. Baldwin (publisher)
Baldwin, Richard, 1724-1770. (contributor)
Map has one compass rose. The title panel is in the lower left corner.; Shows lands around the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean area. Names cities and rivers.; Relief shown by soundings.; From an unidentified edition of English Pilot.
Sold by Richard & William Mount and Thomas Page on Tower Hill (publisher)
Mount, Richard, d. 1722.; Mount, William, d. 1769.; Page, Thomas, d. 1733. (contributor)
Prime meridian [Ferro].; Relief shown pictorially.; "XXXVI" and "C32"--Upper left and right corners.; "Arrivet, inv. & sculp."
[Rigobert] Bonne (publisher)
Bonne, Rigobert, 1727-1794. (creator)
Arrivet, J. (contributor)
Relief shown pictorially.; Prime meridian: London.; Plate number at upper right corner: 54.
Printed for Thos. Bowles & John Bowles (publisher)
Moll, Herman, d. 1732. (creator)
Prime meridian: [Cape Verde]; Relief shown pictorially.; Reduced version of map originally produced in 1718 (Cumming, no. 170)
J.F. Bernard (publisher)
L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726. (creator)
Prime meridians: Ferro and Paris.; Relief shown pictorially.; "Liv. XVI, no. 46."; Also shows Georgia and portions of the Carolinas and Virginia.; Includes detailed information regarding territory of future states of Mississippi and Alabama.; Shows forts, Indian villages.
Bonne, Rigobert, 1727-1794. (creator)
André, Peter.; Raynal, abbé (Guillaume-Thomas-François), 1713-1796. (contributor)
Relief shown pictorially.; Prime meridian: [Ferro]; Approximately 40 "Lieues Francoises' to an inch.; Based on De L'Isle's map of the French possessions of Louisiana. It presents a detailed view of the Gulf region and the Mississippi Valley.; Cartouche shows two men negotiating over a large chest of gold coins.; Weigel's name and date taken from Tooley.; Host item information taken from Cumming, no. 170.
Weigel, Johann Christoph d. 1746 (creator)
Köhler, Johann David, 1684-1755.; L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726. (contributor)
ca. 1734]
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