A generall [sic.] chart of the South Sea from the River of Plate to Dampiers Streights on ye coast of New Guinea

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Map shows islands islands in the "South Sea" and partial eastern coast lines of land forms including New Guinea and Japan; lower portion of North America including the eastern coast as far north as New England, the islands of the Caribbean, Central America, and all but the eastern portion of South America. California shown as an island. Includes cartouche and one historical note of discovery for "Staten Land" in the South Sea. Scale not given.

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1 map : 44 x 57 cm.

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Keating, Christopher [1690..1710].

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  • Place of Publication: [London, England]

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Map shows islands islands in the "South Sea" and partial eastern coast lines of land forms including New Guinea and Japan; lower portion of North America including the eastern coast as far north as New England, the islands of the Caribbean, Central America, and all but the eastern portion of South America. California shown as an island. Includes cartouche and one historical note of discovery for "Staten Land" in the South Sea. Scale not given.

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1 map : 44 x 57 cm.

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Signature below title: "Christr. Keating."

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

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  • [1690..1710]

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  • 1690 - 1710

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  • Nov. 12, 2011, 7:34 a.m.

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  • June 11, 2015, 10:10 a.m.

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Keating, Christopher. A generall [sic.] chart of the South Sea from the River of Plate to Dampiers Streights on ye coast of New Guinea, map, [1690..1710]; [London, England]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth192454/: accessed July 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.