La Floride

La Floride

Date: unknown
Creator: Sanson, Nicolas, 1600-1667
Description: This map shows the southeastern portion of present-day United States, around the Gulf of Mexico. A large region is outlined in color and labeled 'Floride' (it encompasses portions of present-day Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, and Florida). Some cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:12,000.000].
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 Le nouveau Méxique : avec la partie septentrionale de l’ancien, ou, de la Nouvelle Espacne

Le nouveau Méxique : avec la partie septentrionale de l’ancien, ou, de la Nouvelle Espacne

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This map shows northern Mexico and surrounding portions of the United States. Some major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown pictorially). Prime meridians: Paris and l’Isle de Fer
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[Map of Louisiana, Virginia, Carolina, Georgia, and Florida]

[Map of Louisiana, Virginia, Carolina, Georgia, and Florida]

Date: [1763]
Creator: Gibson, J. (John)
Description: This map shows most of the United States (with parts to the north and west cut off). Territories are labeled and partially outlined in color. Some major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures and pictorially). Prime meridian: London.
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[Indian tribes of colonial North America]

[Indian tribes of colonial North America]

Date: unknown
Creator: Gibson, J. (John)
Description: This map shows the eastern portion of the United States split in halves that are outlined in color and labeled Louisiana (west of the Mississippi River) and Virginia [and] Carolina (east of the Mississippi River). Names and locations of Native American Indian tribes are marked as well as various settlements, bodies of water, and geographic features (with relief shown pictorially).
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L'America Settentrionale

L'America Settentrionale

Date: [1690?]
Creator: unknown
Description: This map shows Central America, the southern portion of North America, and the surrounding areas. Regions are outlined and shaded in various colors. Some bodies of water and geographic features are marked pictorially. There is also a color illustration of several people in the upper left corner with the title.
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Carte d’une partie de l’Amérique Séptentrionale : qui contient partie de la Nle. Espagne, et de la Louisiane.

Carte d’une partie de l’Amérique Séptentrionale : qui contient partie de la Nle. Espagne, et de la Louisiane.

Date: unknown
Creator: Pagès, Monsieur de, (Pierre Marie Francois), 1748-1793.
Description: This map shows Mexico and surrounding areas including portions of present-day, southern United States. Cities, forts, missions, and other settlements are marked with different symbols (a key titled "Remarques" is in the lower right corner). Additionally, bodies of water and geographic features are marked (with relief shown pictorially) as well as various Mexican states and regions.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
The Road from London to the City of Bristol.

The Road from London to the City of Bristol.

Date: unknown
Creator: Ogilby, John, 1600-1676
Description: This map shows the road between London and Bristol in portions broken up across seven strips (illustrated to look like ribbons). Various landmarks are drawn in color and labeled (with relief shown pictorially), including aerial plans of the streets in the major cities. There is also a color illustration of farm animals and people around the text box at the top of the map.
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The Road from London to Portsmouth in com. Southamp

The Road from London to Portsmouth in com. Southamp

Date: unknown
Creator: Ogilby, John, 1600-1676
Description: This map shows the road between London and Portsmouth in portions broken up across six strips (illustrated to look like ribbons). Various landmarks are drawn in color and labeled (with relief shown pictorially), including aerial plans of the streets in the major cities. There is also a color illustration of cherubs around the text box at the top of the map.
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Americæ Nova descriptio

Americæ Nova descriptio

Date: 1682
Creator: Seile, Anne, d. 1678
Description: This map shows the western hemisphere including North and South America and the surrounding areas. Some regions are outlined in color and places, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked pictorially in color. There are several color illustrations of ships and creatures in the oceans. Place names are also noted. Scale [ca. 1:50,000,000].
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Les Costes aux Environs de la Riviere de Misisipi

Les Costes aux Environs de la Riviere de Misisipi

Date: 1701
Creator: Fer, Nicolas de, 1646-1720
Description: This map shows the Mississippi River Valley and Gulf of Mexico as well as the surrounding areas. Inland bodies of water are labeled and villages (found by La Salle during explorations) are marked pictorially. There are illustrations of people fighting around the title.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library