Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali cum Terris adiacentibus.

Description:

This map shows Central America and the Caribbean as well as the surrounding areas. Some countries and bodies of water are labeled. There are several series of radiating lines throughout the map as well as illustrations of ships within the ocean and people around the outsides of the map.

Creator(s):
Location(s):
Creation Date: [1671]  
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Usage:
Total Uses: 235
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: [Jacob Meurs]
Place of Publication: [Amsterdam, Netherlands]
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1671]
Coverage:
Place
North America
Place
Central America and Caribbean
Place
Cuba
Place
Haiti
Place
Jamaica
Era
European Explorers in Texas, 1519-1689
Date
[1671]  
Description:

This map shows Central America and the Caribbean as well as the surrounding areas. Some countries and bodies of water are labeled. There are several series of radiating lines throughout the map as well as illustrations of ships within the ocean and people around the outsides of the map.

Note:

From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

Physical Description:

1 map ; 28 x 35 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): illustrations | islands | Gulf of Mexico
Source: Appears in Montanus’ De Nieuwe en Onbekende Weerld. "This is a reduced copy of Jansson, 1642, with the same title. Uses Spanish names for Florida coast." Cf. Lowery, WL165.
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Identifier:
  • CALL-NO: 127/20 00687
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: UTA_868218
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth50409
Resource Type: Map
Format: Image