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|Title||[Map of the lower Mississippi River, neighboring coast, and the country to the southwest]|
|Cartographer||Vanden Bosh, Lawrence|
|Date||View date in the chronology|
|Description||Detached from an office book kept by Daniel Pulteney (a commissioner of the Council of Trade and Plantations, London): 'Board of Trade. Plantation reports, 1717-1722' (Ayer MS 339).|
|Names||Nicholson, Francis (1655-1728); Pulteney, Daniel (d. 1731)|
|Places||Mississippi River, Louisiana, Texas, United States|
|Keywords||river, settlement, British Colonialism|
|Theme||American Indians and the European Powers|
1 manuscript map; on sheet 493 x 378 mm.
See description and reproduction in G. Malcolm Lewis, Cartographic encounters: perspectives on Native American mapmaking and map use (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998), pp. 20-21.
See also Mark Warhus, 'Cartographic encounters: an exhibition of Native American maps... ' in Mapline special no. 7 (September 1993), pp. 3-4, no. 7; Jack Jackson, Manuscript maps concerning the Gulf Coast (Chicago: Hermon Dunlap Smith Center for the History of Cartography, 1995), p. 11, no. 51; G. Malcolm Lewis, 'Indian maps' in Carol M. Judd and Arthur J. Ray (eds), Old trails and new directions: papers of the Third North American Fur Trade Conference (Toronto; Buffalo: University of Toronto Press, 1980), p. 14; William P. Cumming et al, The Exploration of North America, 1630-1776 (New York: Putnam, 1974), p. 151, pl. 226.
|Library||The Newberry Library|
|Copyright||The Newberry Library|
|Collection||The Edward E. Ayer Collection|
|Reference||VAULT drawer Ayer MS 339 map 1|
|Catalogue Link||The Newberry Library Catalogue|