"A Correct Map of the United States of North America, Including the British and Spanish Territories, carefully laid down agreeable to the Treaty of 1784", Bowen, Thomas
Subject: Eastern United States
Period: 1787 (circa)
Publication: Banke's New System of Universal Geography, Published by Royal Authority
Color: Hand Color
17.4 x 12.1 inches
44.2 x 30.7 cm
An early map of the United States at the conclusion of the American Revolution. The eastern boundary is along the Mississippi River. The western region is well detailed with Indian names and interesting notations such as "Extensive Meadows Full of Buffalos" and "Country Full of Mines."
References: McCorkle #787.1; Sellers & Van Ee #756.
Overall surface soil with several old creases, flattened but still slightly visible.