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L'Ameriqve autrement le Novveav Monde et Indes Occidentales.

Description: Map shows known geography, political borders, settlements, and areas of Native American habitation in early seventeenth century North America, South America, and West Indies. "Californie Isle" [California] and "Terre de Iesso" [Japan] are depicted separate from, but near the western coast of North America. Relief shown pictorially. No scale noted.
Date: 1676
Creator: Duval, P. (Pierre), 1619-1682
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Spanish] Florida.

Description: Map shows late seventeenth century geographical misconception of Spanish Florida territory in North America. Appalachian Mountain range, two lakes, and numerous rivers of the Mississippi basin are depicted. Relief shown pictorially. No scale provided.
Date: 1678
Creator: Duval, Pierre
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali cum Terris adiacentibus.

Description: This map shows Central America and the Caribbean as well as the surrounding areas. Some countries and bodies of water are labeled. There are several series of radiating lines throughout the map as well as illustrations of ships within the ocean and people around the outsides of the map.
Date: 1671
Creator: Jansson, Jan, 1588-1664 & Montanus, Arnoldus, 1625?-1683
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Novissima et acuratissima Barbados.

Description: Map shows late seventeenth century geography and settlements on the of island of Barbados. Relief shown pictorially. No scale indicated.
Date: 1671?
Creator: Ogilby, John, 1600-1676
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Urbs Domingo in Hispaniola.

Description: Map shows a bird's eye view of the city of Santo Domingo on the island of Hispaniola. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1671
Creator: Ogilby, John, 1600-1676
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Vetus Mexico.

Description: Map shows birdseye Venice-like view of Mexico City surrounded by Lake Texcoco. Includes key to points on the map. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1671
Creator: Ogilby, John, 1600-1676
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Nova Mexico.

Description: Map shows a late seventeenth century "Nova Mexico" settlement. Streets and buildings are visible in the settlement and there are Native Americans, Spanish landlords, and domestic animals depicted in the foreground. Includes legend. Scale not given.
Date: 1671
Creator: Ogilby, John,1600-1676
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Novissima et accuratissima totius Americæ descriptio, per Ioannem de Ram.

Description: Map shows eastern and southern portions of North America to California [as an island], the West Indies, and South America with Brasilia [Brazil] as an island severed from the continent by rivers; Great Britain, western coasts of Europe and Africa. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1675..1695]
Creator: Ram, Johannes de, 1648-1693
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Mexicque, ou Nouvelle Espagne, Nouvlle Gallice, Iucatan &c. : et autres provinces jusques a l'Isthme de Panama, ou sont les Audiences de Mexico, de Guadalaiara, et de Guatimala.

Description: Map shows geography, Spanish colonial audience boundaries, and major settlements in late seventeenth century Mexico and Central America. Parts of Cuba and Florida are also shown. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:7,000,000].
Date: 1675
Creator: Sanson, Nicolas, 1600-1667
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

America : with those known parts in that unknowne worlde both people and manner of buildings.

Description: Map shows geography and settlements in known parts of mid-seventeenth century North America and South America. Includes text, colored illustrations of Native Americans, settlers, and settlements. Inset: [Greenland and Iceland]. California is depicted as an island and the Great Lakes are not shown. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:45,000,000].
Date: 1676
Creator: Speed, John, 1552?-1629
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Insulæ Americae in Oceano Septentrionali ac regiones.

Description: Map shows southeastern North America as Florida with colony of Virginia, Pacific and Gulf coasts of Central America, northern coast of South America, and the West Indies. Includes illustrations. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given. Map is from the Atlas Minor by Visscher.
Date: [1670..1690]
Creator: Visscher, Nicolaes, 1649-1702
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Novissima et accuratissima totius Americae descriptio.

Description: Map shows political boundaries, place names, vegetation, animals, areas of Native American habitation, and notable physical features; California as an island. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1670..1688]
Creator: Wit, Frederik de
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

China.

Description: Map shows portions of "Tartaria," "India within Ganges," "The Ile Corea" [Korea as an island], Japan, the Great Wall, cities and provinces of China, and part of [North] America. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1676
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Nova Hispania, Nova Galicia, Guatimala.

Description: Map shows geography and settlements in late seventeenth century Central America and Mexico. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1: 8,448,000].
Date: 1671
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library