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La Florida

auctore Hieron. Chiaues.
Online; Map
1 map : hand col. ; 15 x 22 cm.
Mathematical info
Scale 1:14,500,000.
[Antwerp : Abraham Ortelius, ca. 1584]
From: Ortelius, Abraham. Theatrum orbis terrarum, Antwerp; apparently cut from a larger sheet that included maps of Peruvviae and of Gvastecan. The verso of the map is blank. This particular image was issued from 1584-1612.
Described by Burden as "the first regional map of the south-eastern portion of North America."
Cited in
Burden, Philip. The mapping of North America,, no. 57.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Imperfect: diffusely browned; trimmed at lower edge; left margin restored. Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
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