"Kaart van Louisiana, en Florida", Bachiene, Willem Albert
Subject: Southern United States
Period: 1785 (published)
Publication: Atlas tot Opheldering der Hedendaagsche Historie
Color: Hand Color
8.2 x 12.5 inches
20.8 x 31.8 cm
Uncommon map of the Southeast and the Mississippi River Valley based on Bonne. The map extends from Charleston, South Carolina west to include New Orleans and north well into Illinois. Good detail on the course of the Mississippi and Ohio rivers. Florida is shown with its panhandle extending to the west to include Mobile and Biloxi. Shows towns, forts, Indian villages and tribal territory. Small inset of the Missouri River and its tributaries. Bold block-style title cartouche.
References: Seller and Van Ee #1403.
Some light foxing throughout.