VINTAGE MAP FRAMED: You'll love this high-quality framed historic reproduction of 1811 Mississippi River Map. Our ready-to-hang maps are printed and framed in the USA by professional art framers using the highest quality materials.Each order is inspected for quality. This beautiful artwork is a perfect addition to your themed decor. Vintage maps look great in the home, study or office. They also make an unforgettable gift. A LOOK BACK AT HISTORY: This is an impressive, historic reproduction of 1811 Map of Mississippi River. A true piece of history. Historic prints beautifully link the past with the present.
You may find yourself staring at your historic wall art for hours in amazement. See our product description section for more fascinating information about this historic map and its significance. PREMIUM QUALITY: To display this amazing piece of history, we use museum-quality heavyweight (230gsm), fine art print matte paper. Our paper is acid-free which allows the print to retain its color quality for generations.
Our paper displays vintage map art with accurate color reproduction. This high quality print will be a wonderful addition to your vintage-themed wall. READY TO HANG: This high-quality frame displays art beautifully in almost any environment. The frame is made out of poplar wood (for black and white) and pine wood (for walnut and natural) with a matte finish.The frame profile is 1.5 inches high and 0.75 inches wide. To protect artwork, we use high-quality, lightweight, shatter-resistant frame-grade acrylic. Frames arrive ready-to-hang, preinstalled with hanging hardware. HISTORIC PRINTS: We love history and art.
Sometimes old maps have tears, folds, stamps, separations and other blemishes. We digitally restore and enhance maps while keeping its historical character. Our framed prints are made-to-order in the USA by professional art framers. Customers all over the world love our historic prints and we know you will too.
The fourth-longest river in the world, the majestic Mississippi, is iconic in American History and was fundamental for the development of the economies and culture. The mouth of the Missouri river, as shown in this depiction, was vital for the westward expansion of the United States and the river as a whole served as a significant artery for the nation to transport goods upriver from the port in New Orleans while also exporting goods downriver from northern states. The early 19th century saw the proliferation of steam-powered paddle boats, which became some of the most recognizable features of American culture.
With ten states using the river as a border, it's prominence in this time period cannot be underestimated and the emergence of prosperous cities including St. The rivers delta, which spills into the Gulf of Mexico at New Orleans and the Atchafalaya River.
The cities foundation by the French and settlement by French Canadians that traveled downriver from Canada. One of the most distinct and unique American cities, the formation of New Orleans, was a blend of European, African, and American cultures. Throughout the early 19th century, the city experienced rapid growth and prosperity spurred on by its proximity to the river.This map's distinctive aesthetic immediately transports the viewer back in time and is an authentic piece of cartographical History. Our ready-to-hang wall art are printed and framed in the USA using the highest quality materials with professional craftsmanship. Historic prints look great in the home, study or office.