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Alberto Cantino map
Alberto Cantino Map, 1502
The Alberto Cantino map is the earliest positively dated map of America. The area in the mid Atlantic, labeled "Terra del Rey de Portugall," is one of the earliest representations of Newfoundland and Labrador in any detail. The original map is in the Biblioteca Estense in Modena, Italy.

Reproduction courtesy of the National Archives of Canada.
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