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Dudley, Robert

  • Carta particolare della Virginia vecchia e nuoua. This is the second state of Dudley's 1646 chart from Arcano del Mare.Only the cartouche was altered. The atlas is one of the rarest of marine atlases. The chart was the first to give the York River its present name. 1646 [1661]. MSA SC 1399-1-248 [HFC 161D5]

  • Carta particolare della Virginia vecchia e nuoua. From Dudley's Dell Arcano del Mare, 1st edition. This is the first chart of the Chesapeake to be on the Mercator projection. The chart was the first to give the York River its present name. 1646. MSA SC 1399-1-536 [HFC 146D5]

  • Carta seconda generale del' America. First map of the Chesapeake Bay to show soundings. Original map owned by the Library of Congress 1646. MSA SC 1399-1-718


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