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Cartographer: Johannes Metellus
Title: : Granata Nova et California
Date: 1598      Size: 9 x 8 inches
Published: Cologne
Description: California and the Southwest. RARE piece from Acosta's "De Natura Nova Orbis". [Burden 120]
Map Ref: USA5643
Cartographer: Robert Morden
Title: : New Mexico vel New Granata et Marata et California
Date: 1688      Size: 6 x 7 inches
Published: London
Description: Early miniature map of the American Southwest showing California as an island with a panel of descriptive text below. Coloured. [Burden 654, State 1]
Map Ref: USA8592
Cartographer: Heinrich Scherer
Title: : Delineatio Nova Et Vera Partis Australis Novi Mexici
Date: c. 1700      Size: 14 x 9 inches
Published: Munich
Description: Baja California and contiguous Mexico from the information of Fra. Eusebio Kino, a Jesuit Missionary credited with ending the California as an Island myth.
Map Ref: USA8598
Cartographer: Alain Manesson Mallet
Title: : Nouveau Mexique et Californie
Date: 1719      Size: 4 x 7 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Small map of the West coast of the United States showing California as an island. Embellished with a decorative cartouche and two ships. Coloured.
Map Ref: USA9075
Cartographer: Miguel Venegas
Title: : Mapa de la California
Date: 1757      Size: 12 x 15 inches
Published: Madrid
Description: The most decorative of the Eusebio Kino California maps with beautiful figurative borders. Based on contemporary Jesuit sources.
Map Ref: USA7955
Cartographer: Isaac Tirion
Title: : Kaart van het Westelyk Gedeelte van Nieuw Mexico en van California
Date: 1765      Size: 14 x 13 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Lower California and the Baja Peninsula as far north as San Diego by Isaac Tirion, a Dutch mapmaker and bookseller. Jesuit missions and outposts are prominently marked on the map. Bright original hand-colour.
Map Ref: USA9050
Cartographer: Robert de Vaugondy
Title: : Carte de la Californie
Date: 1772      Size: 12 x 12 inches
Published: Paris
Description: California and the North West Passage. Coloured.
Map Ref: USA7711
Cartographer: Eusebio Francisco Kino
Title: : Passage Par Terre a La Californie
Date: c. 1785      Size: 8 x 9 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Late French rendition of the important map by Eusebio Kino (1645-1711) showing that California is part of the mainland from the Atondo Expedition (1683–1685) with Spanish Admiral Isidro de Atondo y Antillón (1639-85).
Map Ref: USA7212
Cartographer: Philippe Vandermaelen
Title: : Nouvelle Californie
Date: 1825      Size: 22 x 18 inches
Published: Brussels
Description: Map of the California coast centring on San Francisco Bay and going from Monterey to C.St. Sebastian. (N.46) (SL)
Map Ref: USA8190
Cartographer: Philippe Vandermaelen
Title: : Partie de la Nouvelle Californie
Date: 1827      Size: 19 x 18 inches
Published: Brussels
Description: Detailed map of the coast showing the Santa Barbara Channel, site of modern Los Angeles. (52)
Map Ref: USA8293
Cartographer: Philippe Vandermaelen
Title: : Amer. Sep. Partie de la Vieille Californie
Date: 1827      Size: 23 x 20 inches
Published: Brussels
Description: Baja Califonia's southern most tip. Original colour. No. 65. (SL)
Map Ref: USA7677
Cartographer: Philippe Vandermaelen
Title: : Amer. Sep. De La Vieille Californie
Date: 1827      Size: 23 x 20 inches
Published: Brussels
Description: Baja California and the adjacent coast of Mexico. Sheet 58 of Vandermaelen's enormous map of the world. Original colour. (SL)
Map Ref: USA2006
Cartographer: Philippe Vandermaelen
Title: : Amer. Sep. Partie de la Vieille Californie
Date: 1827      Size: 23 x 18 inches
Published: Brussels
Description: Southern California, Arizona and part of Mexico. (53) (SL)
Map Ref: USA4001
Cartographer: P.M. McGill
Title: : Map of Fort Hill
Date: 1847      Size: 9 x 13 inches
Published: New York
Description: Fort Hill, Monterey. From a government report describing gold discoveries in California.
Map Ref: USA6753
Cartographer: Lt. George Horatio Derby
Title: : General Riley's Route
Date: 1849      Size: 20 x 22 inches
Published: New York
Description: A black and white sketch map showing General Riley's route through the Mining Districts from Monterey to Sacramento.
Map Ref: USA7865
Cartographer: Ensign's & Thayer
Title: : Map of the Gold Regions of California Showing the Routes via Chagres and Panama, Cape Horn, &c.
Date: 1849      Size: 21 x 29 inches
Published: New York
Description: Rare broadsheet map of California published in 1849 at the start of the California Gold Rush to show the various routes to the West. Original hand-colour. [Framed]
Map Ref: USA9003