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Description: Scene from Drake Expedition on coast of California, ca. 1579. Francis Drake on the Coast of New Albion, California.
Description: An illustration of two men looking out at Niagara Falls. The Niagara Falls in Jean Louis Hennepin’s A new discovery of a vast country in America (London: M...
Description: Lac Superieur et autres lieux ou sont les missions des le nom d'Ovtaovacs.
Description: Engraving made after a painting by Jacques Le Moyne de Morgues (died 1588) while on the Laudonnière Expedition in Florida, ca. 1564.
Description: Scene of the Jamestown Settlement in Virginia, ca. 1614 showing men at the water's edge being beckoned by mermaids.
Date: 1620 date unknown
Description: Printed copy of the Mayflower Compact, signed in 1620. Text at the bottom of the document reads: "This paper was made by hand in 1856. A. S. Burbank, Pub...
Description: Battle during the Vespucci Expedition, 1499.
Description: Boundaries colored. Paris.
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: Copperplate engraving, Paris
Description: Scene from Drake Expedition near Rio de la Plata, Brazil, ca. 1578.
Description: Engraving made after a watercolor painting by John White during the Barlowe Expedition in Virginia, 1585-1587.
Description: Christopher Columbus begins his first expedition, 1492.
Description: Scene from the Vespucci Expedition, 1499.
Description: Scene from Laudonnière Expedition in Florida, ca. 1567.
Description: Christopher Columbus, ca. 1492.
Description: Map of Virginia Coast based on observations by Captain John Smith.
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