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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Allen, Paul; Biddle, Nicholas; Clark, William; Lewis, Meriwether
Date:
1815
Short Title:
Great Falls of the Missouri.
Publisher:
Longman, Hurst, Rees etc.
London
Type:
Book Map
Obj Height cm:
19
Obj Width cm:
10
Note:
Uncolored map showing the rapids with the number of feet of descent for each rapid. The portage used is also shown.
Reference:
WC13:3.
State/Province:
U.S. West
Full Title:
Great Falls of the Missouri. Neele sc. Strand. Published April 28th, 1814 by Longman & Co. Paternoster Row.
List No:
0430.003
Series No:
4
Engraver or Printer:
Neele
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:
0430003
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 1998
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