Jacob Ziegler 1532 map of Gronlandia (Greenland)

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Ziegler’s Map shows the location of “Codfish Land” at the extreme southern coast of a huge Northern Continent that included the Arctic Isle of Green Land as well as the East Coast of North America.

Terra Bacallaos (arrow) represents Newfoundland – which was the principal source of cod.

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