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 Language: German
[Map of Europe as queen]

[Map of Europe as queen]

Date: [1550..1570]
Creator: Münster, Sebastian, 1489-1552
Description: Map shows a stylized Europe in the form of a woman. [Spain] is her head and [Gaul], [Germany], [Denmark], [Poland], [Hungary], [Greece], [Bulgaria], [Macedonia], and Scythia are the remainder of her body. Europe is shown surrounded by Africa, [England], [Scotland], [Scandinavia], and Asia. Includes text in lower margin. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Americae sive novi orbis, nova descriptio.

Americae sive novi orbis, nova descriptio.

Date: 1580?
Creator: Münster, Sebastian, 1489-1552
Description: Map shows known geography and place names in the late sixteenth century Western Hemisphere. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Typus orbis terrarum, ad imitationem universalis Gerhardi Mercatoris : cuius secundum tam veterum quàm recentiorum supputationem 5400 miliaria Germanica ambitus complectitur..

Typus orbis terrarum, ad imitationem universalis Gerhardi Mercatoris : cuius secundum tam veterum quàm recentiorum supputationem 5400 miliaria Germanica ambitus complectitur..

Date: [1596..1624]
Creator: Quad, Matthias, 1557-1613
Description: Map shows geography and place names of the eastern and western hemispheres as known during the late sixteenth century. Includes notes, Cicero quotation, and portrait of Jesus. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Das Eylandt Cuba mit deroselben Gelegenheit.

Das Eylandt Cuba mit deroselben Gelegenheit.

Date: [1628..1633]
Creator: unknown
Description: Map shows positions of Dutch fleet defeating a Spanish treasure fleet near Matanzas Bay, Cuba in 1628. Includes a portrait of Dutch General Peter Peters Hayn in upper left corner and of Admiral Hendrick Cornelisz Long in upper right corner of plate, as well as a legend depicting names and positions of ships in the plate. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Nova totius terrarum orbis geographica ac hydrographica tabula.

Nova totius terrarum orbis geographica ac hydrographica tabula.

Date: 1638?
Creator: Merian, Matthaeus, 1621-1687
Description: Map shows geography and settlements in the known world as the early seventeenth century. Insets: "Septentrio" [North] and "Meridies" [South]. Relief shown pictorially. No scale noted.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Nova totius terrarum orbis geographica ac hydrographica tabula.

Nova totius terrarum orbis geographica ac hydrographica tabula.

Date: 1641
Creator: Hondius, Hendrik, b. 1573
Description: Map shows major cities and physical features for Europe, Asia, and Africa, with vague depiction beyond New Guinea for the Eastern Hemisphere; major settlements for South America, Central America, New Spain, and the eastern and southern portions of North America, and a vague depiction of the Pacific Coast, with California as an island, for the Western Hemisphere. Insets: "Julius Cæsar," "Claudius Ptolomeus Ale.," "Iudocus Hondius Flander," and "Gerardus Mercator Flander." Scale not given.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Regni Mexicani seu Novæ Hispaniae, Ludovicianae, N. Angliae, Carolinae, Virginiae, Pensylvaniae, necnon insularum archipelagi Mexicani in America Septentrionali.

Regni Mexicani seu Novæ Hispaniae, Ludovicianae, N. Angliae, Carolinae, Virginiae, Pensylvaniae, necnon insularum archipelagi Mexicani in America Septentrionali.

Date: [1712..1730]
Creator: Homann, Johann Baptist, 1663-1724
Description: Map shows major settlements and areas of Native American habitation, political boundaries for French Canada, French Louisiana, the British colonies, New Spain, and the West Indies. Includes historical notes and illustrations of ships, sea battles, mining activity and indigenous peoples. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:1,000,000].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Dominia Anglorum in praecipuis insulis Americae : ut sunt insula S. Christophori, Antegoa, Iamaica, Barbados (ex insulis Antillicanis) nec non insulae Bermudes vel Sommers dictae : cum privil. sac. caes. majestatis = Die englische Colonie-Laender auf den Insuln von America.

Dominia Anglorum in praecipuis insulis Americae : ut sunt insula S. Christophori, Antegoa, Iamaica, Barbados (ex insulis Antillicanis) nec non insulae Bermudes vel Sommers dictae : cum privil. sac. caes. majestatis = Die englische Colonie-Laender auf den Insuln von America.

Date: [1730..1750]
Creator: Homann Erben (Firm)
Description: Map shows boundaries for parishes or political subdivisions, roads, cities, towns, plantations, coastal details, and notable physical features. Includes text and explanations of symbols used; key to land grants for Jamaica; translation of English terms into German. Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. Depths shown by soundings and by shading. Scale not given.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Novissima tabula regionis Lvdovicianae gallice dictae La Lovgsiane iam olim quidem sub Canadae et Floridae nonime [sic.] in America Septentrionali.

Novissima tabula regionis Lvdovicianae gallice dictae La Lovgsiane iam olim quidem sub Canadae et Floridae nonime [sic.] in America Septentrionali.

Date: 1734?
Creator: L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726
Description: Map shows geography, place names, and areas of Native American habitation across middle and eastern North America during the early eighteenth century. Relief shown pictorially. No scale noted.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Karte von Luisiana: dem laufe des Mississipi und den benachbarten laendern.

Karte von Luisiana: dem laufe des Mississipi und den benachbarten laendern.

Date: 1744
Creator: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772
Description: Map shows known geography, place names, and areas of Native American habitation in the eastern half of mid-eighteenth century North America. Relief shown pictorially. No scale noted.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
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