Shows the Wilderness Road from the River Roanoke to the junction of the Holston River with the Tennessee River.
Amherst, Jeffery Amherst, Baron, 1717-1797
Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies
1761 - 1773
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T. Bullitt Capt. Of ye Provincial Reg.t of Virg.a.
T. Bullitt Capt. Of ye Provincial Reg.t of Virg.a.,
Scale approximately 1:316,800
British Library Collection
Cherokee Indians--Wilderness Road--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800,Wilderness Road--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
North and Central America (continent), United States (country), Iowa (state)
1 map on 3 sheets : joined, laid on linen, manuscript pen and ink with watercolour over pencil ; 160 x 76 cm
No known copyright restrictions.
Date range from dates given on map and from previous British Libray cataloguing,Relief is shown pictorially,Oriented with north to the lower right of the map, indicated by a decorative compass rose,Shows scale bar in miles at lower right,Shows forts and posts,Shows overland routes and encampments - "Col. Waddles Incamp.t Year 1761. Nov. 13.th.".,Copy at Add Ms 27,716.4. Red stamp of R.U.S.I. at lower right. Comprises 3 sheets, joined, and laid on linen. Green circular label to verso showing "13". White label to verso showing "DRAWER 30 SECTION 2". Blue label to verso showing "A 30/88". Stamped in black ink "ADD. MS. 57,716(4)". Manuscript additions to verso in pencil show "846B" and repeat pressmark.