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Virginiae Partis Australis, et Floridae Partis Orientalis, Interjacentiumq[ue] Regionum Nova Descriptio

Blaeu, Willem Janszoon; Blaeu, Joan
Format
Map; Online
Description
1 map : hand col. ; 38 x 49 cm. on sheet 48 x 63 cm.
Cartographic Info
Scale [ca. 1:2,300,000] (W 86⁰--W 75⁰/N 38⁰--N 30⁰).
Published
[Amsterdam : J. Blaeu, 1664?]
Language
Descriptive text in Dutch on verso, with caption title "Florida," signature mark "H" and catchword "sijn." Page number "9" at upper right
Notes
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Covers Atlantic Coast from Virginia to Florida.
  • Prime meridian: [Ferro].
  • Bar scale above the neat line on the lower margin: Milliaria Germanica communia.
  • Possibly from Blaeu's Grooten atlas, Amsterdam, 1664-1665. Cf. Cumming, and Phillips, Geographical atlases, no. 471.
  • Includes decorative cartouche and coats of arms.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
Cited in
Cumming. Southeast in early maps, 41
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
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Area Table 75 1640 Blaue 1664