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Carte reduite des parties connues du globe terrestre : dressée au dépost des Cartes Plans et Journaux de la Marine.

Description: Map shows known extent of six continents; western portion of Nouvelle Hollande [Australia], only portions of northwestern coastline of North America, and southern portion of Greenland. Includes text: Avertissement, notes and dates of discovery. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not noted.
Date: 1755
Creator: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte des nouvelles decouvertes au nord de la Mer du Sud : tant à l'Est de la Sibérie et du Kamtchatka, qu'é l'Ouest de la Nouvelle France.

Description: Map shows routes of exploration, areas of Native American habitation, and major settlements; western New France [northwestern portion of North America] includes "Mer ou Baye de l'Ouest" possibily as an early and enormous representation of Vancouver Bay; dates and names of explorers/discoverers. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1750..1770]
Creator: Santini, Francesco
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

America Septentrionalis, concinnata juxta observationes Dñn Academiae Regalis Scientiarum et nonnullorum aliorum, et juxta annotationes recentissimas.

Description: Map shows major cities and areas of Native American habitation for known extent of the eastern and southern portions of North America to include New Spain, New Mexico, Georgia, Louisiana, New France, Greenland, California, the West Indies, and "Terrae Arcticae"; Sargasso Sea and other vegetative areas in the Atlantic Ocean. Includes explorers' routes and dates along the Pacific coastline and notes. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1758..1778]
Creator: Lotter, Tobias Conrad, 1717-1777
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A Map of the British American plantations : extending from Boston in New England to Georgia; including all the back settlements in the respective provinces, as far as the Mississippi.

Description: Map shows areas of Native American habitation, colonial boundaries, military outposts, and a transportation route extending from Lake Erie and along the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:6,350,000].
Date: 1754
Creator: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new & accurate map of the Islands of Newfoundland, Cape Breton, St. John and Anticosta: together with the neighbouring countries of Nova Scotia, Canada &c. Drawn from the most approved modern maps and charts, and regulated by astronl. observatns.

Description: Map shows boundaries, rivers, forests, principal settlements, shoals, banks, coastal landmarks, and areas of Native American habitation. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:3,600,000].
Date: 1750?
Creator: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new & accurate map of Mexico or New Spain together with California, New Mexico &c.

Description: Map shows provinces in New Spain, cities, settlements, missions, notable and supposed physical features; New Mexico, Louisiana, and Florida. Inset: "The Gallapagos Islands discovered & described by Capt. Cowley in 1684." Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by shading. Scale [ca. 1:10,000,000].
Date: 1752
Creator: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

North America : performed under the patronage of Louis Duke of Orleans, First Prince of the Blood [Sheet 2].

Description: Map shows provinces, cities, towns, forts, Native American villages, tribal territory, shoals, banks, and other navigational hazards off the coast of Nova Scotia. Includes text of historical and descriptive notes. Inset: [Map showing the Bays of Hudson and Bylot]. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:6,000,000].
Date: 1752
Creator: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

North America : performed under the patronage of Louis Duke of Orleans, First Prince of the Blood [Sheet 4].

Description: Map shows provinces, cities, towns, forts, Native American villages, tribal territory, shoals, banks, and other details along the coast of Mexico. Includes text of historical and descriptive notes. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:6,000,000].
Date: 1752
Creator: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

North America : Performed under the patronage of Louis Duke of Orleans, First Prince of the Blood [Sheet 3].

Description: Map shows mid-eighteenth century North American provinces, cities and towns, forts, and tribal territory. Shoals, banks, and other navigational hazards off the coast of the Caribbean area are also shown. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:6,000,000].
Date: 1752
Creator: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

North America : Performed under the patronage of Louis Duke of Orleans, First Prince of the Blood [Sheet 1].

Description: Map shows mid-eighteenth century North American provinces, cities and towns, forts, Native American villages, and tribal territory. Shoals, banks, and other navigational hazards off the coast of Nova Scotia and in the Caribbean area are also shown. Includes historical and descriptive notes on native North American tribes and treaties. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:6,000,000].
Date: 1752
Creator: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Orbis vetus in utrâque continente : juxtà mentem Sansonianam distinctus, nec non observationibus astronomicis redatus.

Description: Map shows mid-eighteenth century geography and major cities of four known continents and portions of two incomplete continents [unlabeled Australia and North America]. Western hemisphere is named "Atlantis Insula" and the southeastern coast of Australia is shown to include island areas actually located to its north. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:38,000,000].
Date: 1752
Creator: Robert de Vaugondy, Gilles, 1688-1766
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new & correct chart of the known world, laid down according to Mercator's projection exhibiting all the late discoveries & improvements : the whole being collected from the most authentic journals, charts & c.

Description: Map shows six continents as known by mid-eighteenth century, with North America and New Holland [Australia] incomplete; some political boundaries. Includes historical notes and dates. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1752
Creator: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

America Septentrionalis : concinnata juxta observationes Dñn Academiae Regalis Scientiarum et nonnullorum aliorum, et juxta annotationes recentissimas.

Description: Map shows known extent of North America from Greenland and Baffin Bay to New Spain and Panama; northern coast of South America, the West indies, California, and the Sargasso Sea; explorers' routes along the Pacific coast of California and New Spain, and areas of Native American habitation. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1758..1760]
Creator: Lotter, Tobias Conrad, 1717-1777
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Americae septentrionalis pars I.

Description: Map shows "Louisania" [French Louisiana], "Tecas" [Texas], New Navare and New Mexico, "Great Space of Land unknown," settlements, and areas of Native American habitation. Inset: [Map of Baffin's Bay, Hudson's Bay and adjacent lands]; in upper left corner: "This scale is half of the other." Includes dates and names of explorers. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not indicated.
Date: [1750..1770]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte de l'Amerique Septentrionale: depuis le 28 degré de latitude jusqu'au 72.

Description: Map shows active and abandoned military outposts, settlements, areas of Native American habitation; western and northern portions of North America are vaguely drawn to include the California coast; French Louisiana, New France, Canada, British colonies along the Atlantic coast. Includes historical notes and explanation of color key to European possessions. Scale not given.
Date: 1755
Creator: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Map of the interior of North America and New Spain: Sheet 1]

Description: Map shows roads, wooded areas, swamps, and settlements; areas of Native American habitation and the route of the Spanish Galleons. Includes notes and dates of exploration/discovery. Inset: "P. Eusebius Franz Kino aus der G.J. endeckte zwishen dem 1698 und 1701 J. dass Californien eine Halbinsel sey." Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1758..1778]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Map of the interior of North America and New Spain: Sheet 2]

Description: Map shows roads, wooded areas, swamps, and settlements; areas of Native American habitation and the route of the Spanish Galleons. Includes notes and dates of exploration/discovery. Inset: "Specialkarte von der Baffin und Hudsons Bai" Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1758..1778]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte réduite des isles de la Guadeloupe, Marie Galante, et les Saintes : Dressée au Depost des cartes, plans et journaux de la marine. Pour le service des vaisseaux du roy. Par ordre de M. Berryer, ministre et secretaire d'Etat aiant le Department de la Marine.

Description: Map shows parish boundaries, towns, settlements, forts, points of anchorage, roads, coastal detail, and lesser islands and atolls. Includes "Explication des Marques." Inset: "Environs du Fort Louis a l'entree du petit cul de sac de la Guadeloupe." Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Scale not given.
Date: 1759
Creator: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library