Map [Manuscript copy of sheet 6 of Waldseemüller's Carta marina].

About this Item

Title

  • [Manuscript copy of sheet 6 of Waldseemüller's Carta marina].

Contributor Names

  • Waldseemüller, Martin, 1470-1519, cartographer.
  • Schöner, Johann, 1477-1547.
  • Jay I. Kislak Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • [Saint Dié, France] : [Johann Schöner], [1516?]

Subject Headings

  • -  Earth (Planet)

Genre

  • World maps
  • Early maps
  • Manuscript maps

Notes

  • -  Title provided by cataloger.
  • -  Relief shown pictorially.
  • -  Includes text and illustrations.
  • -  Originally bound in the Sammelband.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Provenance: Gift of Jay I. Kislak Foundation.

Medium

  • 1 manuscript map : color ; 46 x 31 cm

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G1015 .S43 1517

Source Collection

  • Schöner Sammelband,

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2016586443

Online Format

  • image

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IIIF Presentation Manifest

Rights & Access

The contents of the Library of Congress Jay I. Kislak Collection are in the public domain and are free to use and reuse. The Library asks that researchers approach the materials in this collection with respect for the culture and sensibilities of the people whose lives, ideas, and creativity are documented here.

The Kislak Collection is open to research. Because many of the items in the collection are on exhibit in the Library of Congress’ galleries, researchers are advised to contact the Geography and Map Division and/or the Rare Book and Special Collections Division prior to visiting in order to determine whether the desired materials will be available at that time.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, Jay I. Kislak Collection.

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Chicago citation style:

Waldseemüller, Martin, Cartographer, Johann Schöner, and Jay I. Kislak Collection. Manuscript copy of sheet 6 of Waldseemüller's Carta marina. [Saint Dié, France: Johann Schöner, ?, 1516] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2016586443/.

APA citation style:

Waldseemüller, M., Schöner, J. & Jay I. Kislak Collection. (1516) Manuscript copy of sheet 6 of Waldseemüller's Carta marina. [Saint Dié, France: Johann Schöner, ?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2016586443/.

MLA citation style:

Waldseemüller, Martin, Cartographer, Johann Schöner, and Jay I. Kislak Collection. Manuscript copy of sheet 6 of Waldseemüller's Carta marina. [Saint Dié, France: Johann Schöner, ?, 1516] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016586443/>.