"S.W. Territory", Scott, Joseph
Period: 1795 (circa)
Publication: United States Gazetteer
Color: Black & White
7.5 x 6 inches
19.1 x 15.2 cm
This is the first state of this early U.S. produced map. Details include settlements and some topographical information. The Mero district is located and divided into three counties: Sumner, Davidson, and Tennassee. Nashville is here called Naskville. Later states of this map change the title to "Tennassee."
References: Wheat & Brun 651.
With some offsetting or foxing. Left border is ragged and narrow, up to 1/8", from indelicate handling.