(West - Louisiana Territory) Louisiana

Mapmaker: Carey

(West - Louisiana Territory) Louisiana


  • ~Catalog 61~
  • Louisiana.

    A notable small map of the recently established Lousiana Territory. A Soulard based map that shows the greater West, that Carl Wheat referred to its importance as it became the base and source for a lot of maps that would follow it. A bold engraving stretching from the United States border and Mississippi River, west to the Pacific Ocean,and printed at the time when Lewis and Clark had reached the Sea, but had yet to return to St Louis.

    Wheat #266

    Condition is good had been professionally restored and lined with tissue. Sheet is toned with some light discoloration to the centerfold, which our photos exaggerate. Image size is approximately 8 x 6 (inches)