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South America Old Maps

05/02/15

Evolution of map representation of South America through history. Click on each map to enlarge.

Diego Gutiérrez, 1562

South America 1562


Abraham Ortelius, 1570

South America 1570


Andre Thevet, 1575

South America 1575


Joan Martines, 1587

South America 1587


Mercator, 1607

South America 1607


1710

South America 1710


Wells, 1700

South America 1700


Carte d'Amérique, Guillaume Delisle, 1722.

South America 1722


Seale, 1744

South America 1744


Boehimius, 1746

South America 1746


Thomas Kitchin, 1776

South America 1776


Laurie & Whittle,1808

South America 1808


Maps North & South America, by Schonberg & Co., 1865

South America, 1865


George Cram, 1899

South America 1899


Oxford Cartographer, 2000

South America 2000