David Rumsey map collection
David Rumsey historical map collection
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Focuses on rare 18th and 19th century North and South America cartographic history materials. The collection includes atlases, globes, school geography, maritime charts, and a variety of separate maps including pocket, wall, children's and manuscript maps.
[A portolan chart of the Atlantic Ocean and adjacent continents].
Also shows the southeast Pacific Ocean, the southwest Indian Ocean, as well as the continents of South America, Africa, Europe, and portions of North America and Asia. Relief shown pictorially. Title supplied by cataloger. LC Nautical charts on vellum, 16. LC Luso-Hispanic World, Vellum Chart 16 Pen-and-ink, watercolors, and colored pencil, matted and mounted between panels of transparent Lucite plexiglass; the panels are riveted ...
Relief shown pictorially. Shows major cities, political divisions, physical features, and areas of Indian habitation; Mississippi River as boundary between [French] Louisiana and the United States; Greenland, islands in the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans, western Europe, west coast of Africa, and the Mediterranean Sea. English and Spanish. Longitude based on Greenwich meridian. LC copy imperfect: Partly torn at lower edge. Includes dates of exploration ...
Thomson, John - J. & G. Menzies
De Eylanden en Vastelanden van Westindien
Relief shown pictorially. Shows the coasts of North America and South America from Virginia through the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico to Guiana in South America highlighting Cuba, the island of Hispaniola and the West Indies. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Described in Terrae incognitae, v. xvi, 1984. Richard W. Stephenson's The Henry Harrisse collection ... , p. 40; the first volume has binder's title "Manuscript maps ...
Insvlæ Americanæ in Oceano Septentrionali cum terris adjacentibus.
Insulæ Americanæ in Oceano Septentrionali cum terris adjacentibus
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Sheet removed from German ed. of W.J. Blaeu's atlas: Atlas novus, Amsterdam, 1634. Map redesigned from a portion of Blaeu's larger map of North America printed ca. 1630. Has vertical fold line at center of sheet. Purchase; Richard B. Arkway Inc.; Apr. 2002. Includes embellished title cartouche, coats-of-arms, and col. ill. of ships at sea. Text in German on verso: Sůder Virginia, Florida, Honduras, ...
Blaeu, Willem Janszoon
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Railroads and motor roads are shown. National and international boundaries are delineated. Cities are symbolized in print for size and importance, and capitals are shown. Cartouche has "Abbreviations" legend. Includes insets of Moisture regions, nominal scale 1:62,500,000 and Natural vegetation, nominal scale 1:62,500,000.
American Geographical Society of New York