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Mappa geographica regionem Mexicanam et Floridam [cartographic material] : terrasque adjacentes, ut et anteriores Americae insulas cursus itidem et reditus navigantiun versus flumen Missisipi et alias colonias ob oculas ponens /

Date(s)

1740]

Place

[Augsgurg

Place of creation

Germany

Publisher

Tobias Conrad Lotter

1 map : ill., hand col. ; 46 x 56 cm on sheet 55 x 69 cm.

Scope and content

Covers North America from the Great Lakes down to the West Indies. Shows British colonies east of the Appalachain Mountains, French controlled areas of the Mississippi valley and Florida as well as the Spanish possession of Mexico.

Cartographic material
90: Open
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist.
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC191058
90: Open
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC 191 058
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection #145
Cartographic material
90: Open
Item no. assigned by LAC
145
90NA: Open but not available
Cartographic material
90: Open
Volume
145 Item no. assigned by LAC 145
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
80101/245 CA
Local class no.
H2/1000/[1740]

Terms of use

Credit Library and Archives Canada. Copyright expired.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Relief shown by hachures

Copperplate engraving.

Includes decorate scale cartouche.

Bottom left corner of map contains a vignette of a naval battle.

Bottom right corner: Tob. Con. Lotter, sculps.

Includes four small inset maps: Bahia Portus Belli -- Tractus Bahiae et Civitatis Havane -- Tractus civitatis Carthagena Castel ejus -- La Vera Cruz

Custodial history
Part of the Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection purchased by the Public Archives of Canada in 1981.

Language note
Title in German.

Subject heading

1. North America - Maps - Early works to 1800.
2. Mexico - Maps - Early works to 1800.
3. Caribbean Region - Maps - Early Works to 1800.

Private

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