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Selected Maps: 1 to 16 of 56

Cartographer: Petrus Bertius
Title: : Virginia et Nova Francia
Date: 1616      Size: 6 x 4 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Early miniature map of north eastern coast of the United States, and then French colonized North America ("Francia") now Canada. Latin text on verso. Coloured.
Map Ref: USA8434
Cartographer: Mercator Hondius
Title: : Nova Virginiae Tabvla
Date: 1630      Size: 7 x 5 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Map of Virginia, after John Smith (1612). Decorative cartouches. Dutch text on verso. Coloured. [Burden 223]
Map Ref: USA8731
Cartographer: Jan Jansson
Title: : Nova Virginiae Tabula
Date: 1666      Size: 22 x 15 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Classic Dutch Golden Age rendering of the Chesapeake Bay and the regions of what was to become Virginia and Maryland. Latin text on verso. Coloured.
Map Ref: USA9219
Cartographer: John Ogilby
Title: : Nova Virginiae Tabula
Date: c. 1670      Size: 14 x 12 inches
Published: London
Description: This is Ogilby's version of Smith's survey of the Chesepeake Bay, first issued in 1612 and with its distinctive orientation with north on the left, the standard model for most of the 17th century. Coloured.
Map Ref: USA8159
Cartographer: Henri Justel
Title: : Costes et Rivieres de Virginie, de Mariland et de Nouvelle Angleterre
Date: 1674      Size: 10 x 8 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Important map of the East coast of the United States based on the first English map of the middle and northeastern colonies.
Map Ref: USA8923
Cartographer: John Speed
Title: : A Map of Virginia and Maryland
Date: 1676      Size: 20 x 15 inches
Published: London
Description: Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the Chesapeake Bay based on a map by John Smith. Published in "A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World", the first world atlas by an Englishman. English text on verso.
Map Ref: USA9106
Cartographer: Johannes van Keulen
Title: : Pas Kaart van de Zee Kustra van Virginia
Date: c. 1685      Size: 23 x 20 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Rare early sea chart of the Chesapeake Bay by the leading family of Dutch chart-makers.
Map Ref: USA6933
Cartographer: Robert Morden
Title: : A New Map of New Jarsey and Pensilvania
Date: 1688      Size: 6 x 7 inches
Published: London
Description: New Jersey, Pennsylvania and part of Maryland. A detailed miniature map with panel of text. Coloured.
Map Ref: USA8209
Cartographer: Robert Morden
Title: : A New Map of Virginia
Date: 1688      Size: 5 x 7 inches
Published: London
Description: A small, rare map of the Chesapeake Bay from the Geography Rectified. Coloured. [Burden 522]
Map Ref: USA8325
Cartographer: Johann Ulrich Muller
Title: : [Virginia]
Date: 1692      Size: 3 x 6 inches
Published: Ulm
Description: Although entitled as "Virginia", this miniature map shows a higly distored eastern coastline from New York to northern Florida. A very small inset shows Bermuda. Coloured.
Map Ref: USA7459
Cartographer: Robert Morden
Title: : A Map of Florida and ye Great Lakes of Canada
Date: 1693      Size: 5 x 5 inches
Published: London
Description: Rare miniature map of eastern North America showing how little was known of the region in the late 17th century. Colour is used to separate English and Spanish claims. Original hand-colour.
Map Ref: USA9207
Cartographer: Nicolas Visscher
Title: : Nova Tabula Geographica Complectens Borealiorem Americae Partem | Carte Nouvelle Contenant la Partie d'Amerique la Plus Septentrionale
Date: c. 1696      Size: 35 x 24 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Uncommon first state of Nicolas Visscher two-sheet map of the eastern seaboard of North America, extending from South Carolina to Newfoundland. Original hand-colour. [Burden 731.1]
Map Ref: USA9256
Cartographer: Pierre Mortier
Title: : Carte Nouvelle de L'Amerique Angloise Contenant
Date: 1700      Size: 36 x 23 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Scarce large scale map of Canada and Eastern seaboard to Mississippi. Original outline colour. (SL)
Map Ref: USA7342
Cartographer: Pierre Mortier
Title: : Carte Particuliere de Virginie, Maryland, Pennsylvanie
Date: 1700      Size: 34 x 23 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Superb example of Mortier's version of Chesapeake Bay as surveyed by Augustine Herrman with north oriented to the right. Magnificent original hand colour. (BC)
Map Ref: USA9191
Cartographer: Valk & Schenk
Title: : Nova Belgica et Anglia Nova
Date: c. 1710      Size: 21 x 17 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: New England and Virginia. Original hand colouring. [Burden 247, state 3].
Map Ref: USA6455
Cartographer: Johann Baptist Homann
Title: : Virginia, Marylandia, et Carolina
Date: c. 1714      Size: 23 x 19 inches
Published: Nuremberg
Description: Virginia, Maryland and Carolina. Celebrated map of this region, famous for its illustrated cartouche. Original colour.
Map Ref: USA7442