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Amplissima regionis Mississipi : seu provinciæ Ludovicianæ

â R.P. Ludovico Hennepin Francisc Miss. in America Septentrionali anno 1687 detectæ, nunc Gallorum Coloniis et actionum negotiis toto Orbe celeberrimæ.; Nova tabula edita â Io. Bapt. Homanno, S.C.M. Geographo.
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Description
1 map : hand col. ; 49 x 58 cm.
Mathematical info
Scale ca. [1:6,500,000]
Published
Norimbergæ [ca. 1763]
Notes
"Cum Privilegio Sac. Cæs. Maj." is printed as the last line in the title cartouche.
Inset: Catarrhacta ad Niagaram.
Relief shown pictorially.
Second cartouche lower right: Ins. Gall. Societatis Indie Occidentalis."
2 scales.
"Signorum Explicatio"
According to McCorkle, this map was Homann's version of de L'Isle's 1718 map.
Cited in
LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 102
McCorkle, B.B., New England, 720.1 (Note.)
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Area Table 73-05 1720 Homann 1763: Both cartouches colored (implies later color). Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Area Table 73-05 1720 Homann 1763 (b): Both cartouches uncolored, and Latin inscription is not present under the main title cartouche.Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
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