Images from the Glen McLaughlin Collection of California as an Island maps, a collection of nearly 750 maps obtained by Mr. McLaughlin over nearly 40 years. Included in the collection are hemisphere and world maps, celestial charts, title pages, globe gores and a medal. The dates range from 1622 to the mid-1800's.
Scale [ca.1:160,000,000] ; (W 160º--E 10º/N 80º--S 60º).
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Petrus Kaerius caelav., anno Do 1646.
Relief shown pictorially. California shown as an island with flat northern coast and few place names: C. Blanco, Pa.d.los Rey, P.d. Carinde, St. Clement, I. de Paxaros, I. de Ceintas, S. Thomas. Issued in Prospect of the most famous parts of the world. London : Printed by M.F. for William Humble, 1646. p. 45.
Place names in English; author statement in Latin.
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