Format Maps
Dates 1850
Location North America
Language French
Subjects North America
Title
L'Amérique centr[ale] /
Description
Shows North America south of Canada including the Carribean. Traced from a ms. world map created for Henri II in 1542 as reproduced in Jomard's Les monuments de la geographie (plate XIX.1), 1842-1862 (Phillips 251). Reversed in lower left: 1556?. Oriented with south to the top. Pen-and-ink and red paint on tracing paper. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 83 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 ms. map : col. ; 34 x 46 cm.
Created / Published
[ca. 1850?]
Subject Headings
-  North America
Notes
-  Shows North America south of Canada including the Carribean.
-  Traced from a ms. world map created for Henri II in 1542 as reproduced in Jomard's Les monuments de la geographie (plate XIX.1), 1842-1862 (Phillips 251).
-  Reversed in lower left: 1556?.
-  Oriented with south to the top.
-  Pen-and-ink and red paint on tracing paper.
-  LC Luso-Hispanic World, 83
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 ms. map : col. ; 34 x 46 cm.
Call Number
G3300 1542 .A5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3300 lh000083 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3300.lh000083
Library of Congress Catalog Number
2004626118
http://lccn.loc.gov/2004626118


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