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English: Map of California as an island. Ink and watercolor with pictorial relief.
Français : Carte de la Californie en tant qu’île. Encre et aquarelle.
Date circa 1650
date QS:P,+1650-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902
Source Library of Congress [1]
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