The Mapping and Discovery of America
14 Apr 2012, starting at 10:00 EDT.

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17th CENTURY COLONIAL CHARTERS AND DOCUMENTS. Collection of 5 Documents relating to Sir George Cartwright as Commissioner to Charles II, and to Sir Edmund Andros, Governor of New England.

[SCHOENER, JOHANN. 1477-1547. Luculentissima quaedam terrae totius descriptio. Nuremberg: Johannes Stuchs, 1515.]

MEXICAN PRINTING—ESPINOSA, ANTONIO DE (printer). D. 1578. Printed Document finished in Manuscript, 2 pp (recto and verso), folio, Mexico, [Antonio de Espinosa, 1562],

LOPEZ DE GOMARA, FRANCISCO. 1511-1566 [JUAN DE ESPINOSA (bookseller in Toledo).]

AWAITING NEWS OF JACQUES CARTIER.
CHABOT, PHILIPPE DE, c.1492-1543. Manuscript Letter Signed ("Bryon") 1 p, small folio (conjoined address leaf), St. Quentin, France, August 13, 1535,

HOMANN, JOHANN BAPTIST. 1663-1724. Virginia, Marylandia et Carolina in America Septentrionali. Nuremberg: J.B.Homann, [c.1720].

[RALEIGH, SIR WALTER. c.1554-1618.] A Declaration of the Demeanor and Cariage of Sir Walter Raleigh ... And of the true motives and inducements which occasioned His Majestie to Proceed in doing Justice upon him, as hath bene done. London: Printed by Bonham Norton and John Bill, 1618.

MONTREAL—D'AUTRAY, JACQUES BOURDON. 1652-1688. Manuscript Document Signed ("J Bourdon Dautray") and by the notary Antoine Adhemar, 1 p, 8vo, [Montréal], September 23, 1675,

NIAGARA FALLS and THE BEAVER WARS—DONGAN, THOMAS, GOVERNOR OF NEW YORK. 1634-1715. Manuscript Letter in Latin in a secretarial hand , a retained copy docketed no 8, 2 pp recto and verso, folio (integral blank), Albany, May 22, 1686, [to the Marquis de Denonville, Governor General of New France],

LADVOCAT, PIERRE-FRANCOIS. 1791-1854 Le Champ-d'Asile ou carte des établissements fondés dans l'Amerique septentrionale par les Réfugiés Français d'abord au Texas, et actuellemt. au Tombechbé. Dessinée par Ladvocat d'après les matériux qui ont été envoyés par un des principaux Colons. Paris: chez Ladvocat, [1819].

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