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Title
Map of Louisiana : representing the several land districts
Names
Louisiana. Surveyor General's Office (Publisher)
Boyd, R. W. (Surveyor)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Louisiana

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1849 (Inferred)
Place: Donaldsonville, La.
Publisher: Surveyor General's Office
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5997
Topics
Louisiana
Genres
Maps
land surveys
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Surveyor General's office, Donaldsonville, La., Oct. 18, 1849; R.W. Boyd, Sur. Genl. La."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 40 x 42 cm, on sheet 45 x 47 cm
Description
Shows survey status of townships. "Prepared to accompany the Surveyor General's report."
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 63272110
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644804
Folder number: US078.3.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5a28a720-124d-0135-c2a9-77548148d967
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

  • 1849: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Louisiana " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1849. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6e4aaaa0-124d-0135-df63-01b563830c90

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Louisiana " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 1, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6e4aaaa0-124d-0135-df63-01b563830c90

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1849). Map of Louisiana Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6e4aaaa0-124d-0135-df63-01b563830c90

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of Louisiana