Historical Map Images
Thévenot, Melchisédec, 1620-1692. (Mississippi River)
Carte de la decouverte faite l'an 1673 dans l'Amerique Septentrionale, from: Thévenot, Melchisédec, 1620-1692. Recueil de voyages de Mr. Thévenot. Paris, Estienne Michallet, 1681.
Map size: 17 x 41 cm.
This map of the Mississippi River is located between the table of contents and the first page of the text. Thévenot's book is the first printed account of the explorations of Marquette and Joliet and was taken from a manuscript probably prepared by Claude Dablon from the narrative by Marquette. Cf. Sabin, 95332.
Catalog record and call number: TC Wilson Library Bell 1682 Th Non-Circulating. Please note: Clicking on this link will open a new tab or window depending on your browser.