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Mappa geographica regionem Mexicanam et Floridam terrasque adjecentes, ut et anteriores Americae insulas, curses itidem et reditus navigantium versus flumen Missisipi et alias colonias ob oculos ponens / cura et sumptibus Tobiae Conradi Lotteri, geographi et chalcographi Augustae Vindel

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Creator: Lotter, Tobias Conrad, 1717-1777
Title: Mappa geographica regionem Mexicanam et Floridam terrasque adjecentes, ut et anteriores Americae insulas, curses itidem et reditus navigantium versus flumen Missisipi et alias colonias ob oculos ponens / cura et sumptibus Tobiae Conradi Lotteri, geographi et chalcographi Augustae Vindel
Date: 1739?
Description: Hand colored.

Relief shown pictorially.

One vignetter; one cartouche.

In Latin.

Depths shown by soundings.

Oriented with north toward the upper left.

Engraved by: Tob: Con: Lotter.

Includes latitude and longitude.

Includes decorative vignette with scene of sea battle and figures examining goods in chest in lower left.

"Scala milliaria" in cartouche in upper left with text beneath: "Cum gratia et privil. S.R.I. Vicariatus, in partibus Rheni, Sueuiae, et juris Franconici."

Includes notes.

Shows colonial North America and Caribbean.

The British colonies are east of the Appalachian Mountains; shows France's dominion through the Mississippi valley and Florida and Spain's over Mexico and New Mexico.

Inset maps: Bahia Portus Belli -- Tractus bahiae et civitatis Havanae -- Tractus civitatis Carthagena castel ejus -- Vera Cruz.

Scales and compass roses included in each inset with the exception of the inset of Vera Cruz, which does not include a compass rose.

Same map as Seutter, Matthew. Mappa geographia with Lotter substituted for Seutter.

Phillips, Lowery Collection - 328

Phillips, 5973, no. 100

50 vulgaria milliaria gallica = 15/16 inch

Scale [ca. 1:8,500,000]

Subjects: North America--Maps--Early works to 1800 | Caribbean Area--Maps--Early works to 1800 | America--Discovery and exploration--British--Maps--Early works to 1800 | America--Discovery and exploration--French--Maps--Early works to 1800 | America--Discovery and exploration--Spanish--Maps--Early works to 1800
Contributors: Hargrett Library
Online Publisher: Athens, Ga. : Hargrett Library
Original Material: [Augsburg, Germany : s.n., ca. 1740] | 1 map : col. ; 48 x 58 cm.
Rights and Usage: Cite as: [Title], [map number], Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

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Persistent Link to Item: http://hmap.libs.uga.edu/hmap/view?docId=hmap/hmap1739l6.xml

Related Institutions: Hargrett Library
Collection Information: Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library Rare Map Collection