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1681 Thévenot, Melchisédech - Carte de la decouverte faite l`an 1673 dans l`Amerique Septentrionale, Recueil de Voyages; Paris [Newberry Library, Chicago].

Melchisédech Thévenot, Paris-based French scholar and chronicler of explorations in the New World, published the first map to mark the Jolliet-Marquette discoveries of 1673, and also the earliest to attach the name Michigan (Michigami) to one of the Great Lakes in 1681.



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