Scanned Maps

Insulæ Americanæ in Oceano Septentrionali ac regiones adiacentes ; Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali ac regiones adiacentes ; a C. de May usque ad Lineam Æquinoctialem

Creator/Contributor:
Visscher, Nicolaes, 1649-1702, creator
Creation Date:
1680?]
1680
Place Of Origin:
Netherlands
[Amsterdam
Publisher:
Visscher
Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 45 x 55 cm.
Language:
Latin
Genre:
map
Maps
Early maps.
Early works to 1800
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Coasts--Mexico, Gulf of--Maps--Early works to 1800
West Indies--Maps--Early works to 1800
Caribbean Area--Maps--Early works to 1800
Central America--Maps--Early works to 1800
South America--Maps--Early works to 1800
Mexico, Gulf of--Maps--Early works to 1800
Notes:
Relief shown pictorially.
Longitude measured east from unidentified meridian.
Title and scale enclosed in illustrative cartouches.
"Cum Privilegio Ordinum Hollandiæ et Westfrisiæ."
Includes illustrations of sailing ships on the seas.
Appears in: Atlas minor, sive geographia compendiosa qua orbis terrarum per paucas attamen novissimas tabulas ostenditur. Amsterdam : Nicolaus Visscher, [1682]
Also available online.
Shows the West Indies and Central America from Virginia to the northern part of South America, including boundaries, settlements and rivers.
Attribution:
per Nicolaum Visscher.
Series:
Harvard Map Collection digital maps
Repository:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard University
Record ID:
990127875560203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990127875560203941/catalog