Format Maps
Dates 1700
Location Gulf Coast
Yucatán Peninsula
Yucatán Peninsula
Language Castilian
Subjects Coasts
Discovery and Exploration
Gulf Coast
Gulf Coast (Mexico)
Manuscript Maps
Yucatán Peninsula
Yucatán Peninsula
Discrección de la costa de Yucatan, Sonda de Campeche y bajos adjacentes segun su antigua situación con la derrota qe. practicaron en solicitud del Nombrado Negrillo sin encontrar le, el Paqubot del Rei titulado Sn. Carlos al mando del teniente de Navio Dn. Manuel de Alderete y el Bergantin Sn. Juan Nepomuceno al de igual Clase D Andres de Balderrama lo qe. manifiesta la siguiente ; Diseno de la expresada costa y sus baxos correxida segun las mas seguras observaciones y sondas mas prals. que sehan practicado en este reconocimto. preuiniendo qe. la extensión que seda al Veril es correspondiente a los puntos d. sonda allados ahora hasta qe. se compruebe mas prolifamte.
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Yucatán Peninsula
-  Coasts--Yucatán Peninsula
-  Yucatán Peninsula--Discovery and exploration
-  Gulf Coast (Mexico)
-  Manuscript maps
-  Mexico--Gulf Coast
-  Shows northern Yucatán Peninsula. Also shows routes of expeditions on 1 map.
-  Depths shown by soundings.
-  Watermark: PVL [Pieter van Ley] in 1 character.
-  Pen-and-ink and red and yellow watercolors.
-  Mounted on cloth backing.
-  LC Luso-Hispanic World, 535
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Indexed.
-  Annotated in brown ink in lower left margin: 34.
-  Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 333.
2 maps on 1 sheet : ms., col. ; 29 x 40 cm. and 30 x 40 cm., sheet 67 x 47 cm.
Call Number
G4412.Y8 17-- .D5
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g4412y lh000535
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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