February 19, 2016, (unprocessed) 1 item, 0.089 cubic feet; Florida et Regiones Vicinae is a map of Florida attributed to cartographer Joannes De Laet and produced circa 1630 in Leiden, Netherlands. Hessel Gerritsz was probably the engraver. Joannes de Laet and Hessel Gerritsz were director and chief cartographer, respectively, of the Dutch West Indies Company. This map has been hand-colored. Bought with state funds from Barry Lawrence Ruderman Antique Maps.
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Florida et Regiones Vicinae Map (#MC0055), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA