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Partie du Mexique ou de la Nouvelle Espagne.

Description: Map shows mid-eighteenth century geography and major cities in Mexico and Guatemala. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:5,400,000].
Date: 1749
Creator: Robert de Vaugondy, Didier, 1723-1786
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new and accurate map of America drawn from the most approved modern maps and charts and adjusted by astronomical observations.

Description: Map shows late eighteenth century cities and known geography in North America, South America, and part of northern Africa. Includes notes with dates and names of explorers. Trade wind directions are also shown. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1748
Creator: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new map of Georgia: with part of Carolina, Florida and Louisiana.

Description: Map shows roads, settlements, areas of Native American habitation, and military outposts in the southeastern portion of the North American continent. Relief shown by shading. Scale [ca. 1:2,500,000].
Date: 1748
Creator: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Amérique septentrionale : Publiée sous les auspices de Monseigneur le duc d'Orleans [Sheet 1].

Description: Map shows the geography, settlements, and Native American habitation in mid-eighteenth century North America that spans a majority of the the continent from the eastern coast to the Rio Grande region of "Nouveau Mexique." Inset: [Baffin Bay, Hudson Bay, Labrador, and Greenland]. Scale undetermined.
Date: 1746
Creator: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'. 1697-1782
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Carte du Méxique et les Antilles]

Description: Map shows cities, towns, missions, presidios, and notable physical features; boundaries for Mexican provinces; areas of Native American habitation. Relief shown pictorially. No scale noted.
Date: 1746
Creator: Delahaye, Guillaume Nicolas
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Planiglobii terrestris mappa universalis : utrumq hemisphærium orient. et occidentale repraesentans ex IV mappis generalibus Mappe-monde qui represente les deux hemispheres savoir celui de l'orient et celui de l'occident tirée des quatre cartes generales.

Description: Map shows major cities and political divisions for eastern and western hemispheres; 5 continents and portions of the 6th [Australia]; islands south of the eastern tip of Asia and North American coastline extends further northwest in version of map described herein. Includes six ancillary maps: "Fig. I, Hemisphere polaire Arctique," "Fig. II, Hemisphere polaire Antarctiq," "Fig. III, Hemisphere de las Sphere oblique pour l'Horizon de Nuremberg," "Fig. IV, Les Antipodes de Nuremberg," and two additional figures showing the tilt of the earth at the summer and winter solstice. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not noted.
Date: 1746
Creator: Hase, Johann Matthias, 1684-1742
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

West Indies.

Description: Map shows Central America, portions of North and South America, West Indian Islands, towns, and rivers. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1746..1766]
Creator: Jefferys, Thomas, d. 1771
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi

Description: Map shows mid-eighteenth century North America. Expectoration routes, areas of Native American habitation, and European settlements in New France, French Louisiana, New Mexico, northeast New Spain, and a portion of the English colonies are noted. Inset: Carte particuliere des embouchures de la rivie S Louis et de la Mobile [Map of the St Louis and Mobile river mouths]. Includes legend and notes. Relief shown pictorially. Depths by soundings on inset. Scale [ca. 1:4,900,000].
Date: 1745
Creator: L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte du Mexique et de la Floride des terres angloises et des Isles Antilles : du cours et des environs de la riviere de Mississipi.

Description: Map shows New France/Canada, Mexico/New Spain, English colonies, and Florida extending to New Mexico; major cities and settlements, areas of Native American habitation; the West Indies, the northern coast of South America, and the tip of California. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1745
Creator: L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A Map of North America With the European Settlements & whatever else is remarkable in ye West Indies, from the lastest and best Observations.

Description: This map shows North and Central America including bodies of waters and landforms (with relief shown pictorially). Areas are all labeled, including "California" which is depicted with the "Gulf of California or Red Sea" separating it from the rest of North America. There are also notations for "European Cities and Towns," "Indian Towns," "Forts," and "Castles." Scale [ca.1:8,000,000].
Date: 1744~
Creator: Seale, Richard William
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Neue Karte des westlichens Theiles der Welt: zur Erläuterung der Seezüge der Niederländer nach Westindien zu folge den neuesten Entdeckungen.

Description: Map shows Western Hemisphere, western Europe, western coast of Africa, "Island" [Iceland], "Groenland," British, French, and Spanish colonies in North America. Last date of discovery shown is 1743. Northwestern portion of North American continent undefined. Prime meridian: Ferro. Includes names of explorers and dates of discoveries. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1744..1764]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Amerique Septentrionale: Divisée en ses principales Possessions et Gds. Peuples

Description: This map shows North and Central America and some of the surrounding areas. Some places are labeled; bodies of water and some specific locations are marked with various symbols (there does not appear to be a related key).
Date: 1743?
Creator: Nolin, Jean Baptiste, 1686-1762 & Pufendorf, Samuel, Freiherr von, 1632-1694
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Africae tabula geographica.

Description: Map shows northern coast of Africa, Iberian and Italian peninsulas, and larger islands in the Mediterranean Sea. Includes notes. Scale not given.
Date: 1742
Creator: L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library