"North America", Arrowsmith, Samuel
Subject: North America
Period: 1809 (dated)
Color: Black & White
15.75 x 9.9 inches
40 x 25.1 cm
Finely engraved and detailed map showing numerous place names, topography, Indian tribes and more. A note locates the discoveries of McKenzie and Hearne in the late 18th century. In the northern part of a large Louisiana is a note locating the "Villages of the Tall Indians and Manders". The "Stony Mountains stretch in nearly a straight line from the Arctic Circle to Mexico, continuing to Panama. Extends to include the Sandwich Islands.
References: cf Rumsey #2550
A couple of light foxing spots, and a small area of abrasion offshore from Queen Charlottes Strait, else very good.