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Mouzon Map [Part I], 1775

Map Collection #MC0016-001

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Title: Mouzon Map [Part I]
Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
Languages: English
Abstract: [Mouzon Map] An accurate map of North and South Carolina, with their Indian frontiers, showing in a distinct manner all the mountains, rivers, swamps, marshes, bays, creeks, harbours, sandbanks and soundings on the coasts; with the roads and Indian paths; as well as the boundary or provincial lines, the several townships and other dividions of the land in both the provinces; the who from actual surveys. By Henry Mouzon and others. (Matted and Framed) On display in Rare Books Room.

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Accessions Information

June 28, 2001, 2 Containers, 6 items; An accurate map of North and South Carolina, with their Indian frontiers, shewing (sic) in a distinct manner all the mountains, rivers, swamps, marshes, bays, creeks, harbours, sandbanks and soundings of the coasts; with the roads and Indian paths; as well as the boundary or provincial lines, the several townships and other divisions of the land in both the provinces; the whole from actual surveys, by Henry Mouson (sic) and others. London: Printed for Robt. Sayer and J. Bennett, Map and Print-Sellers, No. 53 in Fleet Street. Published as the act directs May 30th 1775. (56-1/2" x 39-3/5" {in 4 sheets, each 28-1/4" x 19-7/8" } {in 2 frames, each 63" x 27-1/4" } Scale: 1" = 8-2/3 miles.) Insets: 1) "The Harbour of Port Royal" (7-1/8" x 10-5/8" Scale: 1" = 3 miles). 2) "The Bar and Harbour of Charlestown." (10" x 10-5/8" Scale: 1" = 3 miles). Donor: Friends of Joyner Library.

Access Restrictions

No restrictions

Copyright Notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

Preferred Citation

Mouzon Map [Part I] (#MC0016-001), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

Acquisition Information

  • Gift of Friends of Joyner Library

Processing Information

  • Encoded by Apex Data Services


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Purchased with funds contributed by the Friends of Joyner Library, Summer 2000. Conservation, framing and 2 sets of color transparencies provided (10/11/2000) by Etherington Conservation Center, 7609 Business Park Drive, Greensboro, NC 27409. 336-665-1317 Email: eec@icibinding.com.

Online access to this finding aid is supported with funds created through the federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA). These funds come through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services which is administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources. This grant is part of the North Carolina ECHO, Exploring Cultural Heritage Online, Digitization Grant Program.

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