Texas State Archives Map Collection

Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali, cum Terris adiacentibus
Date: 1640
Publisher: Blaeu, Guiljelmus.
Cartographer: Vander Burch, Alberto Conradi
Scale: 1 inch = 37 Ger. miles
Size: 35 cm x 48 cm
Type of Map: general
Format: photostat, white on black
Language: Latin
AC Number: 01434
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali, cum Terris adiacentibus Image:
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Translation of title: (Insular America in the northern ocean with adjacent territories) Covers the southern Atlantic and Gulf coastal regions of North and Central America, as well as the northern coast of South America and some Caribbean islands, including Cuba, Haiti, Jamaica, the Bahamas, and the Antilles. Shown are the mouths of rivers and some coastal towns. The map has several engravings, including some of ships at sea. This map is in Latin. Photostat. Copied from the collection of Paul Ragsdale, Austin, Texas. 7/27/83

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