January 7, 2014, (unprocessed) 1 item, 0.001 cubic feet; This is a 1706 map by Pieter Vander Aa (of Leiden, Netherlands) illustrating Ponce De Leon's travels and discoveries in North and South Carolina. It is titled
Zee en Land Togten der Franszen Gedaan na,en in't Americaans Gewest van Florida, aller-eerst door Joh. Pontius ontdekt
. The map is based on the earlier Hondius-Mercator map of the area among others. The map, measuring 12 inches by 9 inches, is a hand-colored copper plate engraving with decorative cartouche. Purchased with state funds from Barry Lawrence Ruderman Antique Maps, Inc.
Purchased from Barry Lawrence Ruderman Antique Maps, La Jolla, CA, with state funds
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Zee en Land Togten der Franszen Gedaan na,en in't Americaans Gewest van Florida, aller-eerst door Joh. Pontius ontdekt Map (#MC0049), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.