Le Nouveau Mexique, et La Floride: tirées de diverses cartes, et relations [New Mexico and Florida: from various maps and relations]

Nicolas Sanson. 1656.

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Nicolas Sanson’s map of New Mexico and Florida offered Europeans their first detailed view of the American Southwest, and for decades convinced many that California was an island.

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Item Type Map
Title Le Nouveau Mexique, et La Floride: tirées de diverses cartes, et relations [New Mexico and Florida: from various maps and relations]
Short Title New Mexico and Florida, 1656
Place of Publication Paris
Publisher Chez Pierre Mariette
Creator Nicolas Sanson
Publication Date 1656
Call Number map2F G3700 1656 .S3
Location Special Collections 4th floor