Format Maps
Contributors Waldseemüller, Martin
Waldseemüller, Martin
Dates 1507
Location Earth
Language Latin
Subjects Earth
World Maps
Title
Universalis cosmographia secundum Ptholomaei traditionem et Americi Vespucii alioru[m]que lustrationes.
Other Title
Universalis cosmographia secundum Ptholomaei traditionem et Americi Vespucii aliorū que lustrationes
Description
Relief shown pictorially. First document known to name America. Red ink grid on 2 sheets. Text applied over blank areas on 2 sheets. Manuscript annotations in the margin of 1 sheet. DLC All sheets bear a watermark of a triple pointed crown. DLC Two stamps on verso of upper left hand sheet: Fürstl. Waldburg Wolfegg'sches Kupferstichkabinett -- Furstl. Waldbg. Wolf. Bibliothek. DLC Exhibited: Rivers, edens, empires: Lewis & Clark and the revealing of America, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., July 24-Nov. 29, 2003. DLC Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and ill. Printed surrogate in vault available for reference. DLC LC digital image is a composite map from the twelve separate sheets. DLC 1 map on 12 sheets ; 128 x 233 cm., sheets 46 x 63 cm. or smaller.
Contributor Names
Waldseemüller, Martin, 1470-1519.
Created / Published
[St. Dié, France? : s.n., 1507]
Subject Headings
-  World maps
-  Earth
Notes
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  First document known to name America.
-  Red ink grid on 2 sheets. Text applied over blank areas on 2 sheets. Manuscript annotations in the margin of 1 sheet. DLC
-  All sheets bear a watermark of a triple pointed crown. DLC
-  Two stamps on verso of upper left hand sheet: Fürstl. Waldburg Wolfegg'sches Kupferstichkabinett -- Furstl. Waldbg. Wolf. Bibliothek. DLC
-  Exhibited: Rivers, edens, empires: Lewis & Clark and the revealing of America, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., July 24-Nov. 29, 2003. DLC
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Includes text and ill.
-  Printed surrogate in vault available for reference. DLC
-  LC digital image is a composite map from the twelve separate sheets. DLC
Medium
1 map on 12 sheets ; 128 x 233 cm., sheets 46 x 63 cm. or smaller.
Call Number
G3200 1507 .W3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3200 ct000725C http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3200.ct000725C
g3200 ct000725 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3200.ct000725
Library of Congress Catalog Number
2003626426
http://lccn.loc.gov/2003626426


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