Carta Geographica Della Florida Nell' America Settentrionale

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This map shows most of the United States and portions of Mexico, circa 1750. Bodies of water and landforms (including mountains and the Florida Keys) are marked on the map (with relief shown pictorially). At the bottom of the map, there is also an illustration of Native Americans hunting lions with bows and arrows. Scale [ca. 1:6,250,000].

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1 map ; 33 x 43 cm.

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L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726 1750.

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  • Main Title: Carta Geographica Della Florida Nell' America Settentrionale
  • Parallel Title: [Geographic Map of Florida in North America]

Description

This map shows most of the United States and portions of Mexico, circa 1750. Bodies of water and landforms (including mountains and the Florida Keys) are marked on the map (with relief shown pictorially). At the bottom of the map, there is also an illustration of Native Americans hunting lions with bows and arrows.

Scale [ca. 1:6,250,000].

Physical Description

1 map ; 33 x 43 cm.

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From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

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  • Call Number: 125/15 00063
  • Accession or Local Control No: UTA_868837
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50250

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

This map collection contains more than 5,000 maps. While containing maps of all parts of the world, it emphasizes the Gulf Coast region and the Greater Southwest. It includes maps dating from 1493 to the present and features noted cartographers. Funded by a National Endowment for the Humanities "We the People" grant.

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  • 1750

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  • Oct. 11, 2009, 12:06 a.m.

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  • Dec. 4, 2014, 12:55 a.m.

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L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726. Carta Geographica Della Florida Nell' America Settentrionale, map, 1750; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth50250/: accessed April 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.