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Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist.
604 Item no. assigned by LAC 604
Credit Library and Archives Canada. Copyright expired.
Creator / Provenance
Includes compass rose.
Includes illustrations depicting native life and various local wildlife.
This map was originally drawn by Jan Jansson and subsequently was published by many publishers between 1650 and 1745. Ogilby changed the illustrations and size from the original version.
From Ogilby's "America: being the latest and most accurate description of the new world ...", 1671 which was the english edition of Arnoldus Montanus's Nieuwe en Onbeckende Weereld: of beschryving van America. According to Burden Ogilby changed many of the illustrations and was able to publish his edition in same year 1671.
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Citation / reference note
McCorkle, Entry 671.1
Copy / version note
1. Atlantic States - Maps - Early works to 1800.
2. United States - Northeastern States - Maps - Early works to 1800.
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