"Kaart van het Zuidelyk Gedeelte der Vereenigde Staaten van Noord Amerika Carte de la Partie Sud des Etats Unis", Bachiene, Willem Albert
Subject: Southeast United States
Period: 1785 (published)
Publication: Atlas tot Opheldering der Hedendaagsche Historie
Color: Hand Color
12.5 x 8.3 inches
31.8 x 21.1 cm
This uncommon map covers the southeast portion of the infant United States. All settlement is confined east of the Appalachians with De Cherokeezen the only note in the otherwise blank region west of the mountains. The map is based on the cartography of Bonne, with the addition of decorative details on both the scale and title cartouches.
References: cf Sellers & Van Ee #1406.
Issued folding, now pressed, on watermarked paper with minor offsetting.