America noviter delineata

One of 24 maps in the series: Day at UNT available on this site.

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Map of North and South America showing political boundaries and place names. Includes inset of Greenland and illustrations of ships and sea monsters.

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1 map : hand colored ; 28 x 36 cm. Relief shown pictorially.

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Merian, Matthaeus 1633.

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This map is part of the collection entitled: Rare Book and Texana Collections and was provided by UNT Libraries Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 1269 times , with 16 in the last month . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: America noviter delineata
  • Series Title: Day at UNT

Description

Map of North and South America showing political boundaries and place names.
Includes inset of Greenland and illustrations of ships and sea monsters.

Physical Description

1 map : hand colored ; 28 x 36 cm.
Relief shown pictorially.

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Purchased with funds provided by the Friends of the UNT Libraries.
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The Rare Books and Texana Collections at the University of North Texas Libraries contribute many important materials to the Portal. In this extensive online collection of books and maps you can find a 1633 map, America Noviter Delineata; H. K. Yoakum's History of Texas: from its First Settlement in 1685 to its Annexation in 1846, Vols. 1 & 2; and Exploration of the Red River of Louisiana, in the year 1852 by Randolph B. Marcy.

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  • 1633

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  • Nov. 23, 2004, 12:08 p.m.

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  • Jan. 12, 2016, 1:11 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Merian, Matthaeus. America noviter delineata, map, 1633; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth2422/: accessed July 28, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.