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The COAST OF WEST FLORIDA and LOUISIANA, / By Thos. Jefferys. Geographer to His Majesty.

Thomas Jefferys, -1771, cartographer.

London : Printed for Robt. Sayer, Map & Printseller, No. 53 Fleet Street, as the Act directs 20 Feby. 1775., [1775.]

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  • Title:
    The COAST OF WEST FLORIDA and LOUISIANA, / By Thos. Jefferys. Geographer to His Majesty.
  • Author: Thomas Jefferys, -1771, cartographer.
  • Contributor: Robert Sayer 1725-1794, publisher.;
    George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820, former owner.;
    George IV, King of Great Britain, 1762-1830, donor.;
    Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm), publisher.
  • Subjects: Nautical charts -- Louisiana -- Early works to 1800; Louisiana -- Maps -- Early works to 1800; West Florida -- Maps -- Early works to 1800; Early maps;
    Dewey: 912.763
  • Publication Details: London : Printed for Robt. Sayer, Map & Printseller, No. 53 Fleet Street, as the Act directs 20 Feby. 1775., [1775.]
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: System number: 017141677
  • Notes: Sheet "DF.3." of T. Jefferys sixteen-sheet map of the West Indies, published in "THE WEST-INDIA ATLAS: OR, A Compendious Description OF THE WEST-INDIES:", 1775.
    State 1775 (a) in Tooley, with the bay to the northeast of the mouth of Mississippi unnamed.
    Tooley and Sellers record it as a part of a joined two-sheet map, with: "The PENINSULA and GULF of FLORIDA or CHANNEL of BAHAMA with the BAHAMA ISLANDS".
    Relief shown with soundings.
    Includes sea routes, currents and navigational notes.
    Titled 'The West-India Atlas, or, a compendious Description of the West-Indies, illustrated with forty correct Charts and Maps from actual Survey, together with an historical account of the several Countries which compose that part of the World and islands, by Thos. Jefferys. London, 1775. Fol.' in the Catalogue of Maps, Prints, Drawings, etc., forming the geographical and topographical collection attached to the Library of his late Majesty King George the third, etc., London, 1829.
    Published in T. Jefferys "THE WEST-INDIA ATLAS: OR, A Compendious Description OF THE WEST-INDIES:", Printed for Robert Sayer and John Bennett, Fleet Street. M.DCC.LXXV. [1775].
    Citation/references note: Shirley, R., Maps in the atlases of the British Library, volume 2, number 9 in M.JEF-4c (page 1194)
    Citation/references note: Phillips, P.L., A list of geographical atlases in the Library of Congress, volume I, number 9 in entry 2699 (pages 979-980)
    Citation/references note: Tooley, R.V., The mapping of America, number 26 (1) (pages 23-24)
    Citation/references note: Sellers, J.R. and Molen Van Ee, P., Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies 1750-1789, number 1608 (page 349)
    Citation/references note: British Museum, Catalogue of Maps, Prints, Drawings, etc., forming the geographical and topographical collection attached to the Library of his late Majesty King George the third, etc., London, 1829
  • Physical Description: 1 map ; 48 x 61 cm; Scale approximately 1:1,400,000
  • Copy Note: Copy note: Copy at 118.f.14, plate 9.
  • Shelfmark(s): General Reference Collection 118.f.14.
  • UIN: BLL01017141677

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