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Carte de la Riviere Longue : et de quelques autres, qui se dechargent dans le Grand Fleuve de Missisipi ... ; Carte que les Gnacsitares : ont dessine sur des paux de cerfs

Lahontan, baron de,
Format
Online; Map
Description
2 maps on 1 sheet : uncol. ; sheet 28 x 68 cm.
Variant title
Carte de la riviere Longue ; Carte que les Gnacsitares
Riviere Longue
Related title
Carte que les Gnacsitares.
Mathematical info
Scale [ca. 1:6,500,000].
Published
[La Haye, Netherlands : s.n., 1703]
Notes
Map 1 covers area of Minnesota River, Lake Superior, Lake Michigan, and Mississippi River south to Saint Louis. Map 2 covers the area west of the Minnesota River.
Both maps drawn within same neat lines, divided by parallel dashed lines with caption "Separation des ces deux cartes."
Appears in author's Mémoires de l'Amérique septentrionale, v. 1, of his Nouveaux voyages, La Haye, 1703.
Includes ill.
Cited in
Wheat, C.I., Mapping the transmississippi west, v. 1, pp. 60-61.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Map removed from Nouveaux voyages de Mr. le baron de Lahontan, dans l'Amerique Septentrionale, McGregor A 1703 .L33. Imperfect: chipped margins, offsetting. Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
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