Eastern United States Louisiana & NW Territory 1805 Arrowsmith map huge GeorgiaBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Eastern United States).
Issued 1805 by Arrowsmith. Publ. by Longman, Hurst, Rees, & Orme. Engraved by E. Jones.
Fine early 19th century engraved map, with lovely hand color. A vast Louisiana Territory seen west of the Mississippi river. A huge Northwest Territory encompasses a pre-statehood Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, etc. Most locations in this area are either Indian villages or military forts and outposts.
Georgia still stretches from the Atlantic to Mississippi, pre-Alabama and Mississippi.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 11 1/4"H x 12 3/8"W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 10"H x 12 3/8"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. #, pp. ###.