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Carta generale dell'America Settentrionale.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century geography, cities, and political borders in North America. Includes text in Italian regarding statistics on land area, population, land acquisitions by the United States, and information on mineral deposit sites and geologic formations. Texas is shown as part of the United States. Relief shown by hachures. No scale indicated.
Date: 1842
Creator: Real Litografia Militare
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Nuovo Mappa-Mondo fisico sulla projezione di Mercatore, indicante le nuove scoperte fatte al Polo dal Cap. Parry, dell' incisore Stucchi, 1830.

Description: Map shows indigenous peoples, major cities, physical features, continental boundaries and a boundary line for the islands comprising Oceania. Inset: "Elevazione delle principali montagne della Terra disegnata dietro le opere di Humboldt" [Elevation of the main mountains of the earth based on the works of Humboldt]. Relief shown pictorially and by profile in inset. Scale not given.
Date: 1830
Creator: Stucchi, Stanislao, b. ca. 1780
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

America settentrionale divisa nei suoi principali stati.

Description: Map shows cities or settlements for "Nuovo Messico" [Mexico], "Colonie Inglesi" [British Colonies], "Loisiana" [Louisiana], the Antilles, and the Pacific coast of North America. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1785
Creator: Antonio Zatta e figli.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Il mappamondo sia descrizione generale del globo.

Description: Map shows some geography and major cities in North America, South America, Europe, Oceania, Asia, and Africa. Includes illustration of a compass rose and keys explaining the different climate zones of the world. Exploration tracks of Cook and de Bougainville are shown. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca.1:120,000,000].
Date: [1779..1785]
Creator: Zatta, Antonio, fl. 1757-1797
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

L'America divisa ne' suoi principali stati di nuova projezione.

Description: Map shows settlements and political divisions for North and South America, islands in the Pacific, New Zealand, and the western edge of Spain and Africa; route taken by Captain James Cook in 1768-71. Includes notes on New Zealand and the Northwest portion of the Americas and illustrated cartouche. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:60,000,000].
Date: 1776
Creator: Zatta, Antonio, fl. 1757-1797
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

America settentrionale divisa ne' suoi principali stati.

Description: Map shows detail of the eastern and western coasts of North America, New Spain, and the West Indies; areas of Native American habitation; French "Loisiana" [Louisiana]; Pacific and Atlantic Oceans connecting via waterways across the northern regions of North America. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1768..1788]
Creator: Zatta, Antonio, fl. 1757-1797
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carta Geographica Della Florida Nell' America Settentrionale

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].
Date: 1750
Creator: L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carta geografica del Messico: o sia della Nuova Spagna.

Description: Map shows provinces, cities, towns, and villages of New Spain, including areas of Native American habitation. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1740..1750]
Creator: L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Nouvelle carte de la mer Mediterranee [Sheet 1].

Description: Map shows coastline of Africa, Europe, and the Middle East from the Strait of Gibraltar to the coast of Syria. Includes illustrated title cartouche. Index to ports and islands. Sheets have 35 cm. overlap. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1700
Creator: Berthelot, François, hydrographer
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Nouvelle carte de la mer Mediterranee [Sheet 2].

Description: Map shows coastline of Africa, Europe, and the Middle East from the Strait of Gibraltar to the coast of Syria. Includes illustrated title cartouche. Index to ports and islands. Sheets have 35 cm. overlap. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1700
Creator: Berthelot, François, hydrographer
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

L'America Settentrionale

Description: This map shows Central America, the southern portion of North America, and the surrounding areas. Regions are outlined and shaded in various colors. Some bodies of water and geographic features are marked pictorially. There is also a color illustration of several people in the upper left corner with the title.
Date: 1690?
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Descrittione del mappamondo.

Description: Map huge Antarctic land mass as "Terra Incognita" and the five known continents. Includes text describing the world. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1621?~
Creator: Porcacchi, Thomaso, ca. 1530-1585?
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

America.

Description: Map shows settlements in North and South America. Includes text describing the New World. Descriptors on map in Italian and Latin. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1620?
Creator: Magini, Giovanni Antonio, 1555-1617
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Orbis descriptio.

Description: Map shows known and assumed mid-sixteenth century geographic outlines and place names of continents and islands in the eastern and western hemispheres. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1561
Creator: Ptolemy, 2nd cent.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Map of Isola Spagnola]

Description: Page of text containing a map that shows buildings representing settlement of Isabella on the [Isola] Spagnola [later Hispaniola]. Includes text above and below map [in Italian] describing the qualities of the Isola Spagnola. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1534
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library