Georgia & Florida 1796 Doolittle scarce American engraved mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
A Map of Georgia, also the Two Floridas, from the best Authorities.
(United States, Georgia, Florida, Gulf of Mexico, Mississippi River).
Issued Boston, 1796 by Thomas & Andrews. Engraved by Amos Doolittle.
Scarce late 18th century American produced & engraved map.
Georgia Territory extends westward to the Mississippi river with vast tracts named for native American tribes. Early trading paths noted, along the Atlantic coast are named 15 early counties..
Paper age toned with some overall toning, fold lines as issued, map still overall clean and displays well.
Sheet measures c. 8 3/8" x 12 7/8".
Printed area measures c. 7 1/4" x 12 1/8".
Wheat & Brun, Maps and Charts Published in America Before 1800, 614.
O'Brien, Amos Doolittle: Engraver of the New Republic, pp. 21-29.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 1, p. 380.