“La Florida”

Geronimo Chaves. From Theatrvm orbis terrarvm opus nunc tertio ab ipso auctore recognitum, multisque locis castigatum, & quamplurimis nouis tabulis atque commentarijs auctum, by Abraham Ortelius. 1584.

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Geronimo de Chaves’s early map of Florida gave Europeans a rare glimpse of Spain’s North American empire.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book Section
Title La Florida
Publication Title Theatrvm orbis terrarvm... [Theater of the world]
Short Title Florida, 1584
Book Title Theatrvm orbis terrarvm opus nunc tertio ab ipso auctore recognitum, multisque locis castigatum, & quamplurimis nouis tabulis atque commentarijs auctum
Place of Publication Antwerp
Publisher Christophorum Plantinum
Creator Geronimo Chaves
Publication Creator Abraham Ortelius
Publication Date 1584
Pages Opp. p. 8
Call Number VAULT oversize Ayer 135 .O7 1584
Location Special Collections 4th floor