[Mississippi Valley] Poirson, Course du Mississippi, Paris, Nivose An XI (French Revolutionary Calendar = January, 1803). 21 x 16. Original outline color. Light scattered foxing else VG. Sold
English sources are betrayed by "Franglaise" descriptions such as "Terre marshy" and "Terre Swampy." Many Indian tribes are named and Chippewa hunting grounds identified but much of the land west of the Mississippi is described as either unknown or little known. Wheat, Transmississippi West #257.
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