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.
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A chart of the world according to Mercators projection shewing [sic] the latest discoveries of Capt. Cook.

A chart of the world according to Mercators projection shewing [sic] the latest discoveries of Capt. Cook.

Date: [1780 and 1800]
Creator: unknown
Description: Map shows six continents, exploration routes of Captain James Cook, and areas of indigenous populations in the Americas, Africa, and Asia. Includes notes, explanation, and time [zones]. Prime meridians: Philadelphia and London. Scale not given.
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Nuovo Mappa-Mondo fisico sulla projezione di Mercatore, indicante le nuove scoperte fatte al Polo dal Cap. Parry, dell' incisore Stucchi, 1830.

Nuovo Mappa-Mondo fisico sulla projezione di Mercatore, indicante le nuove scoperte fatte al Polo dal Cap. Parry, dell' incisore Stucchi, 1830.

Date: 1830
Creator: Stucchi, Stanislao, b. ca. 1780
Description: Map shows indigenous peoples, major cities, physical features, continental boundaries and a boundary line for the islands comprising Oceania. Inset: "Elevazione delle principali montagne della Terra disegnata dietro le opere di Humboldt" [Elevation of the main mountains of the earth based on the works of Humboldt]. Relief shown pictorially and by profile in inset. Scale not given.
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