Inventory of Historic Maps of Mississippi
by Paul Davis
|Title:||Lloyd's map of the lower Mississippi River from St. Louis to the Gulf of Mexico; compiled from Government surveys in the Topographical Bureau, Washington, D.C.|
|Author:||Lloyd, James T.|
|Scale:||ca. 1 inch to 5 miles|
|Features:||Drainage, sand bars, islands, bluffs, bayous, cut-offs, springs, lakes, landings, steamboat channel, river mileage, sugar and cotton plantations, mounds, cities, towns, communities, post offices, land parcels with names of residents/owners, fortifications, railroads.|
|Comments:||General Note: five sheets in file. Signed in ms: "Milliard Fillmore, March 9, 1863." "Rev. (Revised) and corr. (corrected) to the present time / by Captains Bart. and William Bowen, pilots of twenty years' experience on that river.
New York, 1862." |
Publication Note: Another edition. 4 sheets, each 18.8 x 30 In. dated 1863 is at the Library of Congress-Geography and Map Division.
|Coverage:||Amite, Wilkinson, Adams, Franklin, Jefferson, Claiborne, Warren, Hinds, Issaquena, Yazoo, Washington, Bolivar, Coahoma, Tunica and DeSoto Counties|
|Repository:||Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division | Boston Public Library, Norman B. Leventhal Map Center|
|Publisher:||New York, 1862.|
|Size (inches):||37 x 10.2|