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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Allen, Paul; Biddle, Nicholas; Clark, William; Lewis, Meriwether
Date:
1815
Short Title:
Ancient Fortification on the Missouri.
Publisher:
Longman, Hurst, Rees etc.
London
Type:
Book Map
Obj Height cm:
11
Obj Width cm:
18
Note:
Uncolored map showing remains of a fortification on the Missouri River.
Reference:
WC13:3.
State/Province:
U.S. West
Full Title:
Ancient Fortification on the Missouri.
List No:
0430.002
Series No:
3
Publication Author:
Allen, Paul; Biddle, Nicholas; Clark, William; Lewis, Meriwether
Pub Date:
1815
Pub Title:
Travels to the Source of the Missouri River and Across the American Continent to the Pacific Ocean. Performed by Order of The Government of the United States, In the Years 1804, 1805, and 1806. By Captains Lewis and Clarke. Published From the Official Report, And Illustrated by a Map of the Route, and Other Maps. A New Edition, In Three Volumes. London: Printed For Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, And Brown, Paternoster-Row. 1815.
Pub Reference:
WC13:3.
Pub Note:
2nd London edition. The map is the same as the 1st London edition, and is dated 1814. The text corrects many errors of the Philadelphia 1st edition. The map faithfully copies Samuel Lewis' map, except in the area of the "Southern Pass" where the pass itself is not named and the "Liah tan Bands" of Indians are not named. Neele engraved the map. Volumes 22x15 in half-leather and marble paper covered boards with "Lewis & Clark - Travels" and volume number on spine.
Pub List No:
0430.000
Pub Type:
Exploration Book
Pub Maps:
6
Pub Height cm:
22
Pub Width cm:
15
Image No:
0430002
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 1998
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Ancient Fortification on the Missouri.