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YEAR

THUMBNAIL

DESCRIPTION

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1718

Portion of De Lisle's Carte de Louisana, 1718 - 
Original in possession of Chicago's Historical Society.  Shows (a) De Soto's wanderings in 1540; (b) La Salle's Landing, his journey to the interior, and the place of his death; (c) Tonti's journey to the Chickasaws; (d) the old forts at Biloxi on Mobile Bay and on the Mississippi River below New Orleans; (e) route of Bienville from Tensas River to Red River.

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Mississippi The Heart of the South - By Dunbar Rowland, LL.D - Director of the Mississippi State Department of Archives and History.  Vol. II Illustrated.  Chicago-Jackson;  The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1925. Public Domain

1765

Portion of map by Lieutenant Ross in 1765.


Original in possession of Chicago Historical Society

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Mississippi The Heart of the South - By Dunbar Rowland, LL.D - Director of the Mississippi State Department of Archives and History.  Vol. II Illustrated.  Chicago-Jackson;  The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1925. Public Domain

1787

Town and Fort of Natchez - 
Drawn by Callot, ex-governor of Guadalupe, last fort built in Natchez and evacuated by the Spanish in 1797.

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Mississippi The Heart of the South - By Dunbar Rowland, LL.D - Director of the Mississippi State Department of Archives and History.  Vol. II Illustrated.  Chicago-Jackson;  The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1925. Public Domain

1772

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Bernard Roman's Mississippi Map of 1772

Mississippi Genealogical and Historical Research

1814

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Mississippi Territory

Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library

1816

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Mississippi Territory Map
Published by Lucas, ca. 1816

Department of Geography

University of Alabama

U of A Map Library

1820

State of Mississippi

 

Map of Mississippi constructed from the surveys in the General Land Office and other documents.

From the Library of Congress.

 

Map constructed by John Melish.

1822

State of Mississippi

 

Showing existent towns, counties, Chickasaw and Choctaw lands.

 

Published by A. Findley, Philadelphia

Mississippi Digital Map Library

 

USGenWeb Archives

 

State Map Coordinator, Richard P. Sevier

1822

Early Statehood Map
Published by Finley, ca. 1822

David Rumsey Maps Collection, Cartography Associates.

1824

State of Mississippi

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Mississippi The Heart of the South - By Dunbar Rowland, LL.D - Director of the Mississippi State Department of Archives and History.  Vol. II Illustrated.  Chicago-Jackson;  The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1925. Public Domain

1832

State of Mississippi

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Mississippi The Heart of the South - By Dunbar Rowland, LL.D - Director of the Mississippi State Department of Archives and History.  Vol. II Illustrated.  Chicago-Jackson;  The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1925. Public Domain

1842

State of Mississippi

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Mississippi The Heart of the South - By Dunbar Rowland, LL.D - Director of the Mississippi State Department of Archives and History.  Vol. II Illustrated.  Chicago-Jackson;  The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1925. Public Domain

1852

                          

Steamboat maps.  Designed for travelers.  Shows distances, landings and some landowners.

Mississippi Digital Map Library

 

USGenWeb Archives

 

State Map Coordinator, Richard P. Sevier

1872

State of Mississippi

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Mississippi The Heart of the South - By Dunbar Rowland, LL.D - Director of the Mississippi State Department of Archives and History.  Vol. II Illustrated.  Chicago-Jackson;  The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1925. Public Domain

1873

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Reconstruction Period Map
Published by Gray, ca. 1873

Mississippi Digital Map Library

 

USGenWeb Archives

 

State Map Coordinator, Richard P. Sevier

1899

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Indian Land Cessions

Indian Land Cessions in the United States.  U.S. Government Printing Office, 1899.

1801-1832

 

New

Indian Cession Map

Map of Indian land cessions between the years of 1801-1802

Jeff Kemp

 

 

City Maps

1863

View of Vicksburg

Plan of canal, fortifications and vicinity.

Drawn by A. F. Wrotnowski

Map Division

Library of Congress

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Links to Other Map Collections

Library of Congress American Memory

Mississippi Department of Transportation - Contemporary state and county maps

Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection - Mississippi collection

University of Alabama -  Historic Maps of Mississippi

USGenWeb Digital Map Project - Mississippi collection

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