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Title
Carte de la Louisiane
Names
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782 (Publisher)
Haye, G. de la (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Louisiana

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1752 (Inferred)
Place: Paris?
Publisher: Sr. d'Anville
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5986
Topics
Louisiana
Gulf Coast (La.)
Southern States
Mobile Bay (Ala.)
Louisiana -- Gulf Coast
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: par le Sr. d'Anville, dressée en mai 1732, publi̓ee en 1752 ; [gravée par] Guill. de la Haye.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ;52 x 93 cm, on sheet 55 x 97 cm
Description
Shows rivers, towns, etc. Depths shown by soundings. "Premier meridien" which is about 20 gegrees west of Paris. Inset: Partie supérieure de la Louisiane, [Scale approximately 1:3,300,000]. Includes table of latitudes for New Orleans, the Balise, Fort Condé, Dauphin Island, St. Joseph Bay (Fort Crevecoeur). Has latitude scale, but no longitude except for the city of New Orleans.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 945093789
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644793
Folder number: US078.1.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): eaba2fd0-123b-0135-2139-1f261526429c
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1697: Creator Born
  • 1752: Issued
  • 1782: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Carte de la Louisiane " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1752. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/077fb640-123c-0135-a498-04347f1c93d0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Carte de la Louisiane " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 25, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/077fb640-123c-0135-a498-04347f1c93d0

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1752). Carte de la Louisiane Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/077fb640-123c-0135-a498-04347f1c93d0

Wikipedia Citation

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Carte de la Louisiane