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Carte de la Caroline méridionale et septentrionale et de la Virginie

Tardieu, P. F.
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1 map : hand col. ; 31 x 42 cm.
Mathematical info
Scale [ca. 1:2,900,000]
[France : s.n., ca. 1775]
Covers Atlantic coast from Philadelphia to Beaufort, South Carolina; extends west past the Appalachian mountains.
Relief shown pictorially.
Shows borders, counties, settlements.
Prime meridian: Isle de Fer and Paris.
P.F. Tardieu, sculpsit; P.J. Valet, scripsit.
Tardieu and Valet made maps for the Mentelle-Chanlaire atlas, ca. 1797, according to Cumming & DeVorsey.
Major road networks shown.
Four scales.
"No. 135" printed just above right upper neatline recto.
Cited in
Cumming & DeVorsey, Southeast in early maps, 3rd ed., rev. and enlarged, 1998, no. 447.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Number "132" handwritten on recto just outside upper right platemark. Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
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