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Maps of the isthmus of Panama

One of the oldest maps of the New World shows the isthmus of Panama. Ptolemy, Geographia universalis vetus et nova. Basel: Apud Henricum Petrum, 1540. Linda Hall Library of Science, Engineering and Technology.

More detailed map of the isthmus of Panama. Blaeu, Joan, Atlas maior, siue, Cosmographia Blauiana, vol. 11, America. Amsterdam: Labore & sumptibus Ioannis Blaeu, 1662. Linda Hall Library of Science, Engineering and Technology.

Map of the Isthmus of Panama. Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1754. University of Florida Digital Collections.

Map showing isthmus with completed canal. Bennett, I. A., History of the Panama Canal. Washington, D.C.: Historical Publishing Company, 1915.

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