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Biographical Book Excerpt

Compton, Henry

Date: 1632-1713

Date: 1673 

Description: P. Marquette en Joliet, gedan in't jaar 1673.

Biographical Book Excerpt

Montour, Isabelle

Date: 1667-1752

Date: 1698 ca.

Description: A sea chart of Hudson's Bay, Greenland, and the Canadian Arctic. This map shows rhumb lines extending from various points including two compass roses. Coas...

Biographical Book Excerpt

Biencourt, Charles de Poutrincourt

Date: 1583-1638

Date: 1632 

Description: The Wisconsin portion of Champlain's 1632 map, augmented since the previous one, for navigation according to the true Meridien, by Sieur de Champlain. The...

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Bridge, Thomas

Date: 1657-1715

Date: 1696 ca.

Description: This sea chart and topographical map depicts the north east coast of Canada and North America, focusing on the Hudson Bay and Great Lakes regions. It shows...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Marquette, Jacques

Date: 1637-1675

Date: 1688 

Description: This map includes vignettes of Amerindian life with text describing geography, culture, and exploration activity, written in French. The Great Lakes, river...

Date: 1655 

Description: Christopher Columbus, ca. 1492.

Biographical Book Excerpt

Radisson, Pierre Esprit

Date: 1620-1710

Date: 1655 

Description: Engraving made after a painting by Jacques Le Moyne de Morgues (died 1588) while on the Laudonnière Expedition in Florida, ca. 1564.

Biographical Book Excerpt

Marquette, Jacques

Date: 1637-1675

Date: 1655 

Description: Scene from near Jamestown Settlement in Virginia, ca. 1614. The Chickahominy tribe's proximity to Jamestown meant they had early contact with the English....

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Berkeley, George

Date: 1685-1753

Date: 1655 

Description: Map from Drake Expedition, ca. 1585.

Biographical Book Excerpt

CharonDe La Barre, Jean Francois

Date: 1654-????

Date: 1655 

Description: Christopher Columbus begins his first expedition, 1492.

Date: 1655 

Description: Girolamo Benzoni (1519-1570) was an Italian from Milan who spent the years 1541-1556 in the New World. His observations of Spanish imperialism were publish...

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