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  • [Portolan chart of the Pacific coast from Mexico to northern Chile].

    Spanish? Title supplied by cataloger. Pen-and-ink; black, brown, green, and red. Trimmed to a rough rectangle. Matted and mounted between sheets of transparent lucite. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. ill. Imperfect: Some tears on edge and several holes. Vault

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1500
  • Universalis cosmographia secundum Ptholomaei traditionem et Americi Vespucii alioru[m]que lustrationes.

    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. All sheets bear a watermark of a triple pointed crown. Two stamps on verso of upper left hand sheet: Fürstl. Waldburg Wolfegg'sches Kupferstichkabinett -- Furstl. Waldbg. Wolf. Bibliothek. Exhibited: Rivers, edens, empires: Lewis ...

    • Contributor: Waldseemüller, Martin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1507
  • [Portolan chart of the Mediterranean, the Black Sea, and the coasts of Europe and northwest Africa].

    Portolan chart with seaport names given for all coastlines. Title devised by cataloguer. Contains 4 compass roses in a circle centered in Italy to the north of Rome and half of a fifth on the trimmed center left edge. Pen-and ink in brown, red, and green, with possible traces of gilding. The chart appears to have been cropped at the left and possibly the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 15??
  • Catalog Record

    [Maps of the West Indies, from approximately 1500 to 1970]. Catalog Record Only

    This record covers single maps of the West Indies, which are not represented in the LC database by separate catalog records. This collection includes single printed maps and photocopies of printed or manuscript single maps as well as some multi-sheet single maps, plates from atlases, books or periodicals, and printed facsimiles. These maps cover the West Indies as a whole and regions and physical ...

    • Original Format: Maps - Collection
    • Date: 1500
  • Catalog Record

    [Maps of Mexico from approximately 1500 to 1970]. Catalog Record Only

    This record covers single maps of Mexico, which are not represented in the LC database by separate catalog records. This collection includes single printed maps and photocopies of printed or manuscript single maps as well as some multi-sheet single maps, plates from atlases, books or periodicals, and printed facsimiles. These maps cover Mexico as a whole, regions of Mexico, and cities and towns. These ...

    • Original Format: Maps - Collection
    • Date: 1500
  • Catalog Record

    [Egypt, course of Nile]. Catalog Record Only

    Title devised by cataloger. Oriented with north to the bottom. Copied from the 13th century Codex, the oldest available copy of "Geographia". Includes geographic notes on the margins. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy. LC copy annotated: "Egypt, Course of Nile, Ptolemy, Mt. Athos manuscript, 2-4."

    • Contributor: Ptolemy
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1500
  • Catalog Record

    [World maps showing various projections from approximately 1500 to 1970]. Catalog Record Only

    This record covers single world maps showing various projections which are not represented in the LC database by separate catalog records. This collection includes single printed maps and photocopies of printed or manuscript single maps as well as some multi-sheet single maps, plates from atlases, books or periodicals, and printed facsimiles. Globe gores and other world maps are covered by separate collection records. To ...

    • Original Format: Maps - Collection
    • Date: 1500
  • Catalog Record

    Portion of the map of the world / Catalog Record Only

    From Ptolemy's Geography of 1507-1508. First engraved map showing the New World. Photostat pos. - (portion only)

    • Contributor: Ruysch, Johannes
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1508
  • Catalog Record

    Geographia. Catalog Record Only

    • Contributor: Ptolemy
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1507
  • Catalog Record

    Emden & Olden Borch Comit. Catalog Record Only

    Scale ca. 1:367,000. Facsimile. Hand colored. AACR2: 100; 651

    • Contributor: Mercator, Gerhard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1500
  • Catalog Record

    Ilbonʼguk to ; Yuguguk to. Catalog Record Only

    Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Possibly based on early map (date unknown) with addition of up-to-date place names. Text on verso unrelated to map. Gift of Andrew Saylor, 1992. Includes administrative divisions and map of Ryukyu. Acquisitions control no. 92-5b Vault

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1500
  • Catalog Record

    Mapa universal de 1508. Catalog Record Only

    Reproduccion y commentario publicados por Carlos Sanz. Text on verso.

    • Contributor: Ruysch, Johannes
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1508
  • Catalog Record

    [Maps of California, from approximately 1500 to 1970]. Catalog Record Only

    This record covers single maps of California, which are not represented in the LC database by separate catalog records. This collection includes single printed maps and photocopies of printed or manuscript single maps as well as some multi-sheet single maps, plates from atlases, books or periodicals, and printed facsimiles. These maps cover California as a whole, regions of California, counties, and cities and towns. ...

    • Original Format: Maps - Collection
    • Date: 1500
  • Catalog Record

    Map of the world / Catalog Record Only

    Photostat of 1st state of map. Reproduction.

    • Contributor: Ruysch, Johannes
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1508
  • Catalog Record

    Dead reckoning of the pacific graveyard : 1500-2007. Catalog Record Only

    "Inspired by: Reduced land survey by the U.S. Ex. Ex. Charles Wilkes Esqr, Commander 1841." "First Printing MMVII." Includes text and dated list to shipwrecks. "NW Limited ... History in Vogue."

    • Contributor: Nw Limited (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1500
  • Catalog Record

    [Maps of Central America, from approximately 1508 to 1970]. Catalog Record Only

    This record covers single maps of Central America which are not represented in the LC database by separate catalog records. This collection includes single printed maps and photocopies of printed or manuscript single maps as well as some multi-sheet single maps, plates from atlases, books or periodicals, and printed facsimiles. These maps cover Central America as a whole and regions and physical features of ...

    • Original Format: Maps - Collection
    • Date: 1508
  • Catalog Record

    [Maps of South America from approximately 1500 to 1970]. Catalog Record Only

    This record covers single maps of South America, which are not represented in the LC database by separate catalog records. This collection includes single printed maps and photocopies of printed or manuscript single maps as well as some multi-sheet single maps, plates from atlases, books or periodicals, and printed facsimiles. These maps cover South America as a whole, regions of South America, counties, and ...

    • Original Format: Maps - Collection
    • Date: 1500