A MAP OF PART OF WEST FLORIDA, FROM PENSACOLA TO THE MOUTH OF THE IBERVILLE RIVER, WITH A VIEW TO SHEW THE PROPER SPOT FOR A SETTLEMENT ON THE MISSISSIPI.

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A Map of Part of West Florida, from Pensacola to the Mouth of the Iberville River, with a view to shew the proper spot for a Settlement on the Mississipi.

Copper plate engraving, 1772
Folding map, 7 3/8 x 13 1/2" (186 x 342 mm) plus margins.
Good condition. Fold creases as issued.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 17876
Price: $285.00
Publisher : Published in the February issue of "Gentleman's Magazine", London.
A fascinating map showing the Mississippi delta and coastal regions of Mississippi, Alabama and the panhandle of Florida. I believe that the "proposed settlement" that is shown in the lower right is very close to present day Baton Rouge. Engraved by J. Lodge. Maps