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Plan of New Orleans the capital of Louisiana : with the disposition of its quarters and canals as they have been traced by Mr. de la Tour in the year 1720

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Creator

Jefferys, Thomas, -1771

Contributor

Brion de la Tour, Louis

Contributor

Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794

Date

1759

Publisher

T. Jefferys

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:5,200]

Language

English

Location

Boston Public Library

Collection (local)

Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection

Subjects
  • New Orleans (La.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Mississippi River Delta (La.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Balize (La.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Louisiana
  • New Orleans
  • North and Central America
  • Orleans (county)
  • United States
Extent

1 map : hand col. 34 x 49 cm.

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • No known restrictions on use.
Notes
  • In upper right: Pa. 148.
  • Insets: The course of Mississipi River, from Bayagoulas to the sea [ca. 1:800,000] -- The east mouth of the Mississipi, with the plan of Fort la Balise which defends the entrance and channel of that river [ca. 1:40,000].
  • Includes references.

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