Carte d'Afrique, dressée pour l'usage du Roy.

Carte d'Afrique, dressée pour l'usage du Roy.

Date: 1722
Creator: L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726
Description: Map shows early eighteenth century political boundaries, internal state boundaries, major cities, and notable physical features; islands in the Indian and Atlantic oceans to the eastern coast of South America. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:21,000,000].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
An accurate map of Africa drawn from the best modern maps & charts and regulated by astronoml. observatns.

An accurate map of Africa drawn from the best modern maps & charts and regulated by astronoml. observatns.

Date: 1747
Creator: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767
Description: Map shows mid-eighteenth century political boundaries, cities, and indigenous tribes in Africa. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
The World on Mercator's projection.

The World on Mercator's projection.

Date: 1841
Creator: J. & C. Walker
Description: Map shows six world continents, some political divisions, major cities, the Chinese Empire and Russian America; Spitsbergen and Nova Zemlia north of Europe, "Independent Tartary" in southwest Asia, and "Nueva California" as the southwest portion of North America. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
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Carte réduite des parties connues du globe terrestre : dressée au dépost des cartes plans et journaux de la marine pour le service des vaisseaux français.

Carte réduite des parties connues du globe terrestre : dressée au dépost des cartes plans et journaux de la marine pour le service des vaisseaux français.

Date: 1784
Creator: Dépôt général de la marine
Description: Map shows major cities, physical features, some political divisions, for 6 continents, including "Nouvelle Hollande" [Australia]; upper portion of North America bears a note inferring it is unknown whether it is sea or land. Includes notes and text. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Map of Africa and adjoining portions of Europe and Asia.

Map of Africa and adjoining portions of Europe and Asia.

Date: 1922
Creator: Grosvenor, Gilbert
Description: Atlas map of Africa, showing countries colored according to colonial administration, capital cities and towns, caravan routes and railways, rivers, swamps, and desert areas. The map includes an inset map of the Cape Verde Islands and a note to English-speakers on the pronunciation of French, Italian, and Portuguese names as well as a translation key for native words. Scale [ca. 1:12,672,000] (200 miles to the inch).
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Afrique.

Afrique.

Date: 1850?/1859?
Creator: Laguillermie
Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century geography, political borders, territorial claims, and cities in Africa and the Middle East. Relief shown by hachures. No scale noted.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library