1676 John Speed Map of Carolina w/ Lederer geography
Code: Carolina2-speed-1676
Price: $6,000.00
AddDate: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 11:57:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/speed.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/ogilby.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lederer.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Original centerfold. Original platemark visible. English text from Lederer's narrative on verso. Several minor verso reinforcements and repairs to edges, most not extending into printed area. One notable, closed repair from left margin extending approximately 2 inchs into the printed map.
Date: 1676 (undated)
Height: 15
Note: A ground-breaking map of Carolina showing the contentions geography of Jonathan Lederer.
References: Carrier, L.,'The Veracity of John Lederer', William and Mary Quarterly, Series II, Vol. 19, No. 4, p. 435 - 445. Talbot, W., The Discoveries of John Lederer…, 1672. Cumming, W., 'Geographical Misconceptions of the Southeast in the Cartography of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries', The Journal of Southern History, Vol. 4, No. 4., pp. 476-492. Cunz, Dieter, 'John Lederer: Significance and Evaluation', The William and Mary Quarterly, Series II, Vol. 22, No. 2, pp. 175-185. The North Carolina State Archives, MC.150.1676s;MARS Id: 3.3.1.1.63. Phillips (America), p. 817. Cumming, W. P., The Southeast in Early Maps, #77. Goss, J., The Mapping of Nroth America, Three Centuries of Map-Making 1500-1860, 41.
Scale: 1 : 1900000
Source: Speed, J., The Theater of the Empire of Great Britian, 1676. Also in, Speed, J., A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts fo the World…, (London) 1676.
Tags: Speed, Lederer, Lords Proprietors, Arenosa
Title: A New Description of Carolina.
Width: 20
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1855 Imray Map Nautical Chart of the East Coast of the United States: New York to Florida
Code: VirginiaCarolinaGeorgia-imray-1855
Price: $4,500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:04:32
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/imray.txt
Condition: Very good, remarkably so. Minor soiling, right side. Minor verso repair, left side. Occasional manuscript annotation and additional soundings added in pencil. Is much cleaner than image above suggests due to difficulties in imaging such a large piece.
Date: 1855 (dated)
Height: 41
Note: One of only three known examples of this important early chart covering Florida, Virginia, Georgia, New Jersey, and the Carolinas.
Scale: 1 : 750000
Title: Chart of the East Coast of North America, Extending from New York to the Strait of Florida, including Plans on a Large Scale of the Principal Harbors, Drawn chiefly from the Surveys made by order of the United States Government.
Width: 78
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1707 Van der Aa Map of Carolina, Florida, and Virginia
Code: FloridaCarolina-vanderaa-1706
Price: $1,000.00
AddDate: Tue, 16 Apr 2013 20:03:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vanderaa.txt
Condition: Very good. Original fold lines. Blank on verso.
Date: 1706 (undated)
Height: 6.5
Note: A lovely early decorative map of the American southeast.
References: Cumming, W., The Southeast in Early Maps, no. 143. Brown University, John Carter Brown Library, F706 A111n. Boston Public Library, Leventhal Collection, G3870 1705.A1. Phillips (Atlases) p. 27.
Scale: 1 : 2249000
Source: Van der Aa, P., Naaukeurige versameling der gedenk-waardigste zee en land-reysen na Oost en West-Indien, (Leyden) 1707.
Tags: Van der Aa, Mercator, Hondius, De Bry, Le Moyne, River May, Lake Apalatcy, Niagara Falls, Ponce de Leon
Title: Zee en Land Togten der Franszen Gedaan na, en in't Americaans Gewest van Flordia, aller-eerst door Ioh. Pontius ontdekt.
Width: 9.4
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1861 Johnson Military Map of the United States in 7 Departments
Code: UnitedStatesMilitary2-johnson-1861
Price: $400.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:01:25
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/johnson.txt
Condition: Very good. Original centerfold exhibits some wear and toning. Minor soiling to margins.
Date: 1861 (dated)
Height: 17.5
Note: Among the most ephemeral of all Johnson Maps, appearing in just one edition of his atlas.
References: Laurie, v. 1.0.
Source: Johnson, A. J., Johnson's New Illustrated (Steel Plate) Family Atlas of The World with Physical Geography, and with Descriptions Geographical, Statistical, and Historic including The Latest Federal Census, A Geographical Index, and a Chronological History of the Civil War in America, (New York) 1861.
Title: Johnson's New Military Map of the United States showing the Forts, Military Posts & all the Military Divisions with Enlarged Plans of Southern Harbors.
Width: 24
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1863 Johnson Military Map of the United States
Code: UnitedStates-johnson-1863
Price: $400.00
AddDate: Wed, 23 Oct 2013 16:52:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/johnson.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original fold lines. Some spotting at places. Text on verso.
Date: 1863 (undated)
Height: 17.5
References: Rumsey 0352.017. Philips (Atlases) 843. Lourie, Ira, Johnson Map Project, New Military Map of the United States 5.0.
Scale: 1 : 10000000
Source: Johnson and Ward, Johnson's New Illustrated (Steel Plate) Family Atlas, (1863 edition).
Tags: Johnson, American Civil War, Battle Map
Title: Johnson's New Military Map of the United States showing the Forts, Military Posts etc. with enlarged plans of Southern Harbors from Authentic Data Obtained at the War Department Washington.
Width: 24
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1701 Moll Map of North America and South America
Code: America-moll-1701
Price: $400.00
AddDate: Fri, 20 Mar 2015 17:11:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/moll.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible. Minor spotting. Text on verso.
Date: 1701 (undated)
Height: 7.5
Note: Shows Insular California.
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/systemofgeographymoll.txt
Scale: 1 : 77000000
Source: Moll, H., A System of Geography: Or, A New and Accurate Description of the Earth In all its Empires, Kingdoms and States (London), 1701.
Tags: Speculative Cartography, Moll, Insular California, Anian, Northwest Passage, Gama Land, El Dorado, Parima, Manoa, Laguna Xarayes
Title: America.
Width: 8
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1701 Moll Map of the West Indies and Northern South America
Code: TerraFirma-moll-1701
Price: $200.00
AddDate: Wed, 18 Mar 2015 13:02:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/moll.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible. Minor spotting. Text on verso.
Date: 1701 (undated)
Height: 8
Note: Notes the mythical city of Manoa, supposed location of El Dorado.
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/systemofgeographymoll.txt
Scale: 1 : 20000000
Source: Moll, H., A System of Geography: Or, A New and Accurate Description of the Earth In all its Empires, Kingdoms and States (London), 1701.
Tags: Speculative Cartography, Moll, El Dorado, Parima, Manoa
Title: Terra Firma and the Caribbe Islands etc.
Width: 8
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1851 U. S. Coast Survey Map of Savannah, Georgia and the Savannah River
Code: Savannah-uscs-1851
Price: $100.00
AddDate: Fri, 21 Mar 2014 13:52:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/uscs.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor spotting.
Date: 1851 (dated)
Height: 8.5
Scale: 1 : 200000
Source: Bache, A. D., Report of the Superintendent of the United States Coast Survey, (Washington) 1851.
Tags: U.S. Government Map
Title: Sketch E. No. 2 Shewing the progress of the Survey in the vicinity of Savannah Georgia.
Width: 8
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