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Description: A mysterious mixture of mythology, ancient geography, and late 17th century knowledge of the American coastline. This map shows North and South America, bu...
Description: Map of Virginia and Maryland, based on John Smith's 1612 map and Augustine Herman's 1673 seminal map. It shows borders, counties, Native American land, tri...
Description: Facsimile of the autograph map of the Mississippi or Conception River drawn by Father Marquette at the time of his voyage. From the original preserved at S...
Description: Scene from near Jamestown Settlement, ca. 1620.
Description: Engraving made after a painting by Jacques Le Moyne de Morgues (died 1588) while on the Laudonnière Expedition in Florida, ca. 1564.
Description: An illustrated map of the world with captions in Latin. Illustrations include depictions of the seasons and the elements.
Description: Scene from Vespucci Expedition, 1499.
Description: Copperplate engraving; Venice, 1695. Scale [ca. 1:5,069,000] at center.
Description: Encounter with Indians during Christopher Columbus' first expedition in 1492.
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...
Description: Father Hennepin's map in French of the upper lakes.
Date: 1667 ca.
Description: Map of Virginia depicting the discoveries detailed by John Smith in his exploration of the region. It shows Jamestown, Native American tribes and villages,...
Description: Scene from the Vespucci Expedition, 1499.
Description: A map of New France, including parts of the United States and Canada, to illustrate the Jesuit relations and allied documents. There is some handwriting an...
Description: Christopher Columbus begins his first expedition, 1492.
Description: Frontispiece to Newe Welt vnd americanische Historien (1655).
Description: This map includes vignettes of Amerindian life with text describing geography, culture, and exploration activity, written in French. The Great Lakes, river...
Description: Scene near Jamestown Settlement in Virginia, 1614 in which Ralph Hamor tells Powhatan that he has been sent by Sir Thomas Dale to request his youngest daug...
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