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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