200 Alabama Bicentennial

Celebrating Alabama’s 200th birthday2017 2018 2019

1718_carte_de_la_louisiane.jpg

"Carte de la Louisiane et du Cours du Mississipi."

Published in Amsterdam by J. Covens and Mortier. This map shows the locations of European forts, Native American towns and regions, and British colonies, and it notes the supposed route of de Soto through the Southeast in 1540.

Creator: Guillaume Delisle
Date: 1718
Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Format: Map

Click here to download document

Click here for more information

ALCOS Social Studies Content Standard:
Grade 3: Standard(s) 1 11
Grade 4: Standard(s) 2
Grade 5: Standard(s) 1 2 5
Grade 7 (Geography): Standard(s) 1 7

Back to Educators » Primary Source Packets » Early Alabama » European Exploration and Settlement