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America.

Description: Map shows late eighteenth century geographical outlines and major cities in North America, South America, and parts of Africa and Oceania. No scale indicated.
Date: [1783..1799]
Creator: Leman, John W.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte du golphe du Méxique et des isles Antilles: reduite de la grande carte angloise de Popple.

Description: Map showing inland settlements of coastal lands of the North, Central, and South Americas along the Gulf of Mexico; Gulf and Pacific coasts of New Spain; islands and ship channels of the Caribbean and Atlantic areas including the West Indies and Bermuda. Includes text and color key to European possessions; key to rivers in the Gulf of Panama. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Scale not given.
Date: 1780
Creator: Buache, Philippe, 1700-1773
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A chart shewing [sic] the tracks and discoveries in the Pacific ocean made by Capt. Cook and Capt. Clerke in His Majesty's ships Resolution and Discovery, in the years 1777, 1778, 1779, 1780.

Description: Map shows the routes taken by Captain James Cook [1728-1779] and Captain Charles Clerke [1741-1779] during Pacific Ocean exploration of the North American coast, several island groups, "New Holland" [Australia], and Asia. Includes notes and dates. Scale not given.
Date: 1780
Creator: Smith, Matthew
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A map of the world from the best authorities.

Description: Map shows the basic geography and major cities in six continents and the routes of exploration taken by Captain James Cook between 1768 and 1780. Relief shown pictorially. No scale noted.
Date: [1781..1803]
Creator: Thackara & Vallance
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A map of the world from the best authorities.

Description: Map shows the exploration routes of Captain James Cook through 1780; six continents [Australia as New Holland], political boundaries, and major cities; Arctic portion of North America and some South Pacific coastlines as vague or incomplete; notes in Antarctic vicinity. Includes explanation of Captain Cook's routes and notes. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not indicated.
Date: 1785
Creator: Guthrie, William, 1708-1770
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new map of the world : drawn & engraved from D'Anville's two sheet map with improvements for I. Harrison, No. 115 Newgate Street, as the Act directs, Dec. 1st, 1788.

Description: Map shows the geography and cities in six continents and newly discovered Pacific Ocean island groups. Includes routes and dates of exploration, and line of the Zodiac. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca.1:70,000,000].
Date: 1788
Creator: Neele, Samuel John, 1758-1824
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

South America: from the latest authorities.

Description: Map shows geography and recognized political boundaries in late eighteenth century South America. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1780..1799]
Creator: Conder, Thomas, 1746 or 7-1831
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

West Indies.

Description: Map shows west and east Florida, coastline of the Gulf of Mexico, "Mexico or New Spain," Sea of Honduras, Caribbean Sea, Central America, northern coast of South America, "Bahama or Lucayos Islands," and the West Indies; mountains in north-central Florida; presumably, "+" marks used to indicate atolls; letter "S" or "E" appear after some labels indicating Spanish or English possession. Includes "explanation" of outline colors denoting English, Spanish, French, Danish, and Dutch possession. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1785..1805]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library