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Document Type

StillImage

Contributing Institution

Maine State Archives

Identifier

206791

Description

Henri Chatelain's map of the inhabited parts of North America, based upon Nicholas De Fer's map published in 1718.

At the top left of the map is large scale map of the Mississippi Delta and Mobile Bay, based upon the 1699 voyage of Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville. The inset also appears on De Fer's rare 4 sheet map of 1718, upon which this map is based.

Chatelain's one sheet version of De Fer's map includes a view of Quebec and detail in the Great Lakes and Mississippi.

Broad Creation Date

1719

Dimensions

21" x 24"

Language

French

Other Location

North America; Louisiana; Florida; Maryland; Virginia; New York; New England

Keywords

Cartography; Maps

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