Early Modern Maps of the Americas.

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Bibliographic Details
Imprint:Chicago : University of Chicago Library
Description:online resource
Language:English
Series:Early Modern Maps of the Americas.
Subject:America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Format: E-Resource Map Journal
Local Note:Digitization of this Collection is a work in progress.
The University of Chicago Library has also separately cataloged each of the titles comprising this collection for both the original print as well as the digital collection. The collection is comprised of maps selected from the University of Chicago Library’s Map Collection and Special Collections Research Center
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11698752
Hidden Bibliographic Details
Notes:This digitized collection comprises a selection of maps held in the University of Chicago Library’s Map Collection and Special Collections Research Center. It follows the representation of the Americas in early modern cartography, with maps dating from the 16th through the 18th centuries, giving a wide perspective of the Americas as illustrated over the course of time. The collection ranges from detailed maps of Mexico, the Caribbean, North and South America, to colorful world maps portraying the engraving techniques of cartographers.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Title from resource home page (University of Chicago Library Web site; viewed Oct. 16, 2018).