A [1793] map of Kentucky drawn from actual observations by John Filson.

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Map shows late eighteenth century Kentucky counties, settlements, and roads. Includes text and explanation of symbols. Inset: A plan of the rapids in the River Ohio. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [1:633,600].

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1 map : col. ; 48 x44 cm.

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Filson, John, ca. 1747-1788 November 23, 1793.

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Map shows late eighteenth century Kentucky counties, settlements, and roads. Includes text and explanation of symbols. Inset: A plan of the rapids in the River Ohio. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [1:633,600].

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1 map : col. ; 48 x44 cm.

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

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  • November 23, 1793

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Filson, John, ca. 1747-1788. A [1793] map of Kentucky drawn from actual observations by John Filson., map, November 23, 1793; Picadilly [London], England. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth187541/: accessed September 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.