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Name of Collection: Biloxi Historical Map

Accession Number: AM09-61                               

Given By: Marie Danforth          

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the united States (Title 17, United States Code).

Date of Receipt: November 3, 2009     

Extent: 1 DVD           

Inclusive Dates: 1721   

Form of Material (Letters, Minutes, etc.):

DVD contains a copy of a map of Biloxi, Mississippi, drawn in 1721 by d’Iberville’s chief engineer Pierre Leblond de La Tour. The USM Anthropology Department got their copy from the French National Archives. It is labeled CARTE DE LA COSTE LaBlond de La Tour.

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