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Mapa maritimo del Golfo de Mexico e islas de la America, para el uso de los navegantes en esta parte del mundo, construido sobre las mexores memorias, y observaciones astronomicas de longitudes, y latitudes. Dedicado a la Catholica Magestad de Don Fernando VI Rey de España, y de las Yndias, por sus mas rendidos, y fieles vasallos, Thomas Lopez, y Juan de la Cruz [Sheet 1].

Description: Map shows the settlements and details of the coastline along the Gulf of Mexico from Florida and Mexico to the northern portion of South America, for a portion of the Pacific coast of New Spain, and for the West Indies. Depths shown by soundings. Scale not given.
Date: 1755
Creator: López de Vargas Machuca, Tomás, 1731-1802
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Mapa maritimo del Golfo de Mexico e islas de la America, para el uso de los navegantes en esta parte del mundo, construido sobre las mexores memorias, y observaciones astronomicas de longitudes, y latitudes. Dedicado a la Catholica Magestad de Don Fernando VI Rey de España, y de las Yndias, por sus mas rendidos, y fieles vasallos, Thomas Lopez, y Juan de la Cruz [Sheet 2].

Description: Map shows the settlements and details of the coastline along the Gulf of Mexico from Florida and Mexico to the northern portion of South America, for a portion of the Pacific coast of New Spain, and for the West Indies. Depths shown by soundings. Scale not given.
Date: 1755
Creator: López de Vargas Machuca, Tomás, 1731-1802
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte de l'Empire du Mexique.

Description: Map shows cities and towns in the Mexican Empire. Published for La Harpe's "Abrege l'Histoire Generale des Voyages." Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1: 543,000].
Date: 1754
Creator: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772.
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 Louisiana, with Part of Florida and Canada, and the Adjacent Countries.

Description: This map shows most of North America with major states and areas labeled. Bodies of water, forests, and geographic features are also marked (with relief shown pictorially). There is a note in the lower left corner regarding the relationship of this map to previous, similar maps, particularly Mons'r. Bellin's "Maps of Canada, Louisiana &c." Scale [ca. 1:8,500,000].
Date: 1752~
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

A new & accurate map of the Island of Jamaica: divided into its principal parishes.

Description: Map shows boundaries, roads, forests, plantations and settlements. Insets: "Draught of the harbour of Port Antonio & St. Francis on the north east coast of Jamaica" and "Draught of Port Royal or Kingston Harbour in Jamaica." Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:785 000].
Date: 1752
Creator: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767
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

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

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 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 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

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

Planisphere physique, où l'on voit du Pole Septentrional ce que l'on connoit de terres et de mers : avec les grandes chaines de montagnes qui traversent le globe

Description: This map shows the world as a physical planisphere projection, as viewed from the North Pole. Some geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). Prime meridian: Isle de Fer.
Date: 1752
Creator: Bauche, Philippe, 1700-1773 & Schenk Jansz, Leonard, 1732-1800
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

Amérique septentrionale.

Description: Map shows eastern and southern portions of the North America, "Louisiane," "Aud. de Mexico," Aud. de Guatimala"; "Nouveau Mexique" includes modern day Texas. Native American habitation are noted by tribe. Relief shown pictorially. Outline color. Scale [1:17,500,000].
Date: 1750
Creator: Robert de Vaugondy, Gilles, 1688-1766
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

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

Figure de la ville de Jerusalem.

Description: Map shows buildings inside Jerusalem at the time of David. Relief shown pictorially. Includes legend. Text in French, building names and historical sites in Latin. No scale given.
Date: 1750?
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library