Coast Directory Algiers to St John Parish

Charles J. Pike and R. W. Fishbourne

The Historic New Orleans Collection

The Historic New Orleans Collection
New Orleans, United States

Long ribbon map on seven sheets joined and mounted on linen, showing plantations, towns, and villages on the Mississippi River from Port Hudson to New Orleans, which is shown in three municipalities. Parish lines and names of property owners and landmarks are indicated along both banks of the river.


  • Title: Coast Directory Algiers to St John Parish
  • Creator: Charles J. Pike, R. W. Fishbourne
  • Date Created: 1847
  • Physical Dimensions: 81" x 8"
  • Type: river charts; directories
  • Rights: Physical rights are retained by The Historic New Orleans Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U. S. copyright laws.
  • Medium: paper (fiber product); ink
  • Art Form: Cartography
  • Support: lithography
  • Depicted Location: Mississippi River, Port Hudson (La.), Baton Rouge (La.), Plaquemine (La.), Donaldsonville (La.), Carrollton (New Orleans, La.), Lafayette (New Orleans, La.), Gretna (La.), New Orleans (La.), Algiers (New Orleans, La.)
  • Depicted Topic: Mississippi River--Navigation
  • Credit Line: The Historic New Orleans Collection, The L. Kemper and Leila Moore Williams Founders Collection
  • Accession Number: 1953.3

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