THE LONDON MAGAZINE OR GENTLEMAN'S MONTHLY INTELLIGENCER, published February 1760, containing the fold out map by Thomas Kitchen, "engraved from an Indian draught" and entitled A NEW MAP OF THE CHEROKEE NATION WITH THE NAMES OF THE TOWNS AND RIVERS THEY ARE SITUATED ON. Features western North Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky, Georgia, Northern Alabama, and Northern Mississippi. Note: A French and Indian War map of the Cherokee Nation, this is one of the earliest maps to depict any part of what would later become known as Tennessee. 8 3/8" H x 10 1/2" W. Provenance: The estate of Dr. Benjamin H. Caldwell, Nashville, Tennessee. CONDITION: Map is still attached to magazine and is in overall excellent condition, retains full margins, two horizontal folds, light toning. Magazine lacks covers and possibly end sheets.
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