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Title Carte du Cap François de Saint Domingue, de l’isle de Cuba, de la Jamaique avec le Canal de Bahama, l’entrée du fleuve St. Louis, et le pays de la Louisiane et les isles adjacentes, le tout depuis 16 degres de latitude jusqu’a trente six
Cartographer Dumont de Montigny
Date 1747
Document Type Map
Description No. 1 of 23 maps and drawings detached and bound together, from Dumont de Montigny, 'Memoire de Lxx Dxx Officiere Ingenieur, contenant les evenemens qui se sont passés à la Louisiane depuis 1715 jusqu’a present' (1747). 'Remarque le rouge est la terre aux francois; le jeaune aux espagnols, et le bleu aux anglois'.
Places Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Texas, United States; Mexico; Cuba; Jamaica; Hispaniola; Haiti; Dominican Republic; Puerto Rico; Bahamas; Gulf of Mexico; Caribbean Sea
Keywords France, New France, exploration, colonialism
Theme American Indians and the European Powers
Culture Area Southeast, Southwest, Caribbean, Mesoamerica
Language French
Physical Description

1 manuscript map: hand-coloured; on sheet 336 x 680 mm

Pen-and-ink and watercolour (green, yellow, red, blue). Drawn on two pieces of paper pasted together to form one sheet; detached opposite title page.

Additional Information

Scale [ca. 1:7,000,000.

Co-ordinates: (W 97?--W 65?/N 37?--N 16?).

At the Newberry Library in: Dumont de Montigny, 'Memoire de Lxx Dxx Officiere Ingenieur, contenant les evenemens qui se sont passés a? la Louisiane depuis 1715 jusqu’a present' [manuscript] --[1747].

Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT oversize Ayer MS 257 map 1
Catalogue Link https://i-share.carli.illinois.edu/nby/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?DB=local&v1=1&BBRecID=147717