A Map of the States of Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia; Comprehending the Spanish Provinces of East and West Florida: Exhibiting the Boundaries as fixed by the late Treaty of Peace between the United States and the Spanish Dominions

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Creation: 1792-01-25

This map, done by cartographer Joseph Purcell, was published in 1792. This map is part of the Robert A. McGaw Collection at Vanderbilt Library Special Collections. The subject of this map is the states of Virginia, North Carolina, and Georgia, with a focus on the Spanish Provinces of East and West Florida. This map was done under the late Treaty of Peace between the United States and the Spanish Dominions. Of interest to this exhibition are the Cumberland and Tennessee Rivers, which bend exceptionally far south.

Title

A Map of the States of Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia; Comprehending the Spanish Provinces of East and West Florida: Exhibiting the Boundaries as fixed by the late Treaty of Peace between the United States and the Spanish Dominions

Date

Creation: 1792-01-25

Description

This map, done by cartographer Joseph Purcell, was published in 1792. This map is part of the Robert A. McGaw Collection at Vanderbilt Library Special Collections. The subject of this map is the states of Virginia, North Carolina, and Georgia, with a focus on the Spanish Provinces of East and West Florida. This map was done under the late Treaty of Peace between the United States and the Spanish Dominions. Of interest to this exhibition are the Cumberland and Tennessee Rivers, which bend exceptionally far south.

Rights

Public Domain

Format

Historical maps

Source

MSS0274, Robert A. McGaw Collection

Files

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/2015-exhibit/0632014.jpg

Citation

“A Map of the States of Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia; Comprehending the Spanish Provinces of East and West Florida: Exhibiting the Boundaries as fixed by the late Treaty of Peace between the United States and the Spanish Dominions,” Gallery, accessed July 14, 2020, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/1026.