History of the three provinces South Carolina, Georgia, and East Florida : manuscript, [after 1771]

About this Collection

Creator
De Brahm, John Gerar William , 1717-approximately 1799
Type
Manuscript maps.Drawings-American-18th century.
Collection Title
History of the three provinces South Carolina, Georgia, and East Florida : manuscript, [after 1771]
Language
English
Origin
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Description
1 v. (360 p.) ; 38 cm.
Date
1771
Repository
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Identifier
colonialnorthamerica.library.harvard.edu/990098790550203941

Content Notes

Report, commissioned by George III, concerning physical and historical surveys of South Carolina, Georgia, and East Florida, with information on religion, the Cherokee language, plants and animals, fortifications, and other topics. The report has maps and diagrams, including maps of Charleston, Savannah, Fort Barrington, and coastal regions of each province; and diagrams of fortifications.

Biographical Notes

De Brahm was appointed Surveyor General for the Southern District of North America by George III in 1761.