Explorers 1: Cabot to Champlain
Map of early European exploration along the Maine Coast. This map shows the routes of Cabot in 1498, Verrazano in 1524, Gomez in 1525, Ferdinando in 1579 and Champlain in 1604 and 1605. Early routes have been interpreted from explorers accounts, while Champlain left maps.
From The Maine Bicentennial Atlas: An Historical Survey, 1976. Courtesy of Maine Historical Society.