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"Nieuwe Kaart Van Het Weftelykste Deel der Weereld....Naar Westindie"

Map of North and South America, including portions of the west coast of Africa and the western part of Europe, dated 1754. Published in Amsterdam. Text in Dutch. Major land masses are colored. California is indicated, but the remainder of the Northwest is shown as largely unexplored. A great river of the west (unnamed) is depicted as connecting to the Great Lakes.

Details

Creation Date: 1754

Catalog ID: 2003.16.17

Call Number: MAPB/A/1754

Object Types: map

Creator: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Dimensions: Height 16.5 in . Width 21.5 in

Related Subjects: America, North America, South America, map, early, Dutch, California, Columbia River