Scanned Maps

Mappa geographica, complectens: Carte des isles de l'Amérique: Delineatio munimenti et portus S. Augustini: Ichnographia urbis San-Domingo: Delineatio portus mexicani Vera Cruz: Urbs capitalis regni mexicani dicta Mexico: [Isthmus of Panama]: I. Indiae Occidentalis partem mediam circum Isthmum Panamensem, II. Ipsumq[ue] Isthmum, III. Ichnographiam praecipuorum locorum & portuum ad has terras pertinentium. Desumta omnia ex historia Insulæ S. Dominici & pro præsenti statu belli, quod est 1740 inter Anglos & Hispanos exortum

Creator/Contributor:
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782, creator
Homann Erben (Firm)
Place Of Origin:
Germany
[Nuremberg
Publisher:
Homann Heirs, Cum Privil. S. Cæs. Maj.
Creation Date:
1740?]
1750
Extent:
6 maps on 1 sheet : hand col. ; 57 x 48 cm.
Language:
Latin
Genre:
map
Early maps.
Maps
Early works to 1800
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Veracruz (Veracruz-Llave, Mexico)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Saint Augustine (Fla.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Caribbean Area--Maps--Early works to 1800
Central America--Maps--Early works to 1800
West Indies--Maps--Early works to 1800
Mexico City (Mexico)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Notes:
Relief shown pictorially, maps of ports show depths by soundings.
Central map (30 x 47 cm.) has title: Carte des isles de l'Amérique et deplusieurs pays de terre ferme situés au devant de ces isles & autour du Golfe de Mexique / dressée sur un grand nombre de cartes particuliéres ... par le sr. d'Anville, géographe ordre. du roi, mars 1731.
Surrounding maps have titles: Delineatio munimenti et portus S. Augustini -- Ichnographia urbis San-Domingo -- Urbs capitalis regni mexicani dicta Mexico -- Delineatio portus mexicani Vera Cruz -- [Isthmus of Panama].
Also available online.
Large central map shows Florida and the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, Central America, northern South America, and West Indies. Surrounding maps show the Isthmus of Panama, Saint Augustine, Fla., San Domingo (present-day Haiti), Mexico City, and Vera Cruz, Mexico.
Attribution:
luci publicæ tradita ab Homannianis Heredibus.
Series:
Harvard Map Collection digital maps
Repository:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard University
Record ID:
990127877690203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990127877690203941/catalog