Plan of New Orleans the capital of Louisiana : with the disposition of its quarters and canals as they have been traced by Mr. de la Tour in the year 1720


Creator: Jefferys, Thomas, d. 1771
Title: Plan of New Orleans the capital of Louisiana : with the disposition of its quarters and canals as they have been traced by Mr. de la Tour in the year 1720
Course of Mississipi River, from Bayagoulas to the sea
east mouth of the Mississipi, with the plan of Fort la Balise which defends the entrance and channel of that river
Date: 1759
Map Number: hmap1759p4
Scale: Scale ca. 1:5,000
Original Material: 1 map : col ; 33 x 49 cm.
Publication Data: [London] : Published according to Act of Parliament by T. Jefferys at Charing Cross
Description: "Pa. 148" upper right corner.
Insets: The course of Mississipi River, from Bayagoulas to the sea [ca. 1:800,000]--The east mouth of the Mississipi, with the plan of Fort la Balise which defends the entrance and channel of that river [ca. 1:40,000].
From: Jefferys, T. A general topography of North America and the West Indies. London, for R. Sayer & T. Jefferys, 1768, no. 69.
Phillips, Atlases, 1196, no. 69.
Bound in "made up" American Atlas, 1775 as map no. 42.
Subjects: New Orleans (La.)--Maps--Early works to 1800 | Mississippi River--Maps--Early works to 1800
Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/hmap/id:hmap1759p4
Repository: Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library