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Carte de la Caroline Méridionale et Septentrionale et de la Virginie

Tardieu, P. F; Valet, P J
Format
Map; Online
Description
1 map : hand col. ; 31 x 42 cm.
Cartographic Info
Scale [ca. 1:2,900,000]
Published
[France : s.n., ca. 1775]
Language
French
Notes
  • 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.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Number "132" handwritten on recto just outside upper right platemark. Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
Cited in
Cumming & DeVorsey, Southeast in early maps, 3rd ed., rev. and enlarged, 1998, no. 447.
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  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

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Area Table 75 1775 Tardieu