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America with those known parts in that unknowne worlde both people and manner of buildings.

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Title
America with those known parts in that unknowne worlde both people and manner of buildings.
Names
Speed, John (1552?-1629) (Cartographer)
Goos, Abraham (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North and South America

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1662 (Questionable)
Place: [London]
Publisher: Are to be sold in Popshead Alley against the Exchange by G. Humble
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 02-508 [Filed with America, 1626]
Topics
Indigenous peoples -- America
Indigenous peoples -- Greenland
California -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Genres
Engravings
Notes
Content: A curious feature of Speed's map is the delineation of of California as an island, even though sixteenth-century cartographers had been drawing it correctly as a peninsula (see entries 10, 13, 14, 15, 16).
Citation/reference: Deák 023
Content: From John Speed, A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World, London, 1627.
Content: Includes text, inset of Greenland, and ill. of native figures and town views in margins.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: State 2 according to Burden. Differs from similar map; has additional place names such as Boston and Long Ile.
Content: Text on verso.
Content: [Deák 039 also depicts California as an island]
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print (1st state) ; 39.4 x 51.1 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 51822602
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15581985
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 21c6af40-004e-0130-5d80-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1662: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "America with those known parts in that unknowne worlde both people and manner of buildings." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1662. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7bfa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "America with those known parts in that unknowne worlde both people and manner of buildings." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 13, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7bfa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1662). America with those known parts in that unknowne worlde both people and manner of buildings. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7bfa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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America with those known parts in that unknowne worlde both people and manner of buildings.