"Map of the States of Mississippi, Louisiana, and the Arkansas Territory", Hinton, John Howard
Subject: Southern United States
Period: 1832 (dated)
Publication: The History and Topography of the United States
Color: Hand Color
10.7 x 16.1 inches
27.2 x 40.9 cm
A very detailed map delineated by county showing Indian tribes, parishes, rivers, forts and roads. The map extends to the Sabine River with Mexico to the west. Arkansas Territory, with early county development, is included. The Mississippi Delta area is especially well-rendered, graphically depicting the swamps. Topography is shown via bold hachure and swamps and wetlands are depicted with shading.
Issued folding and now flattened with a small chip in the bottom left blank margin that has been replaced with old paper.