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Title
Carte de la Californie
Creator
Robert de Vaugondy, Didier, 1723-1786
Date Created and/or Issued
1772
Publication Information
Honnold Mudd Library. Special Collections
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
Maps and Mapping at The Claremont Colleges
Rights Information
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Description
He [Vaugondy] says this map was taken from one of Pierre Plantius published by Visscher in 1641 and dedicated to Louis XIII. Engraved map, 36.5 x 29, issued by Robert de Vaugondy to illustrated the current views of the geography of the northwest in the supplement to Diderot's Encyclopedie. The set was also issued in a smaller form. Includes an inset.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll14/id/57
Language
French
Subject
Voyages to the Pacific Coast
North America - Maps
Cartography
Hydrography
Maps
North America
North America - Maps - Early works to 1800
Place
North America
Source
Original map, 46 x 38 centimeters: Henry Raup Wagner Collection of Maps and Atlases, folder w637
Relation
Maps and Mapping at The Claremont Colleges - http://cdm15831.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/landingpage/collection/p15831coll14

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