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Scale 1 in = 30 miles. 1931 reprint of the 1795 original with added imagery to the map and surrounding space. The original print of this map was a published guide for emigrants to the Tennessee country, shortly to become a state. Designed to encourage prospective settlers to move to Tennessee, it contains indications of land quality, soil fertility, etc. It also displays a reference to Native American villages and their assumed boundaries.


46 x 30 cm


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Archives of Appalachia, rare map, Tennessee


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William Flinn Rogers Papers