The Luso-Hispanic World in Maps

Maps

COUNTRIES-STATES-CITIES:
Massachusetts (U.S.) - Mississippi (U.S.) - South Carolina (U.S.) - Texas (U.S.)


UNITED STATES-MASSACHUSETTS-BOSTON


961. [Boston and Harbor]. Campo, Jossef del. [178-?]. Colored pen-and-ink ms., 59 x 97 cm. Scale ca. 1:34,000. 73-691795.

This detailed Spanish map of Boston and its harbor includes coastline, coastal features, extensive soundings, navigational hazards, navigational tracks, characteristics of the water bottom, and pictorial representation of settlements, fortifications, and relief. Includes extensive keyed legend and notes. Also includes a perspective view of coastline. This map typifies the extent and quality of Spanish intelligence of the Atlantic seaboard during the U.S. Revolutionary War.

G3762 .B6P5 178- .C3 Vault

Boston, Massachusetts/Massachusetts/New England/United States--Atlantic Coast


UNITED STATES-MISSISSIPPI


962. Carte du Vieux Bilocchy [Mississippi]. [after 1721]. Colored pen-and-ink ms., 24 x 33 cm. Scale not given.

This French plan of the second settlement of Biloxi on the present site of Ocean Springs, Mississippi includes coastline, coastal features, soundings, settlements, several vessels in the bay, and pictorial representation of vegetation. Map also contains a decorative and entertaining cartouche featuring local wildlife and vegetation. Map is oriented with northeast at top.

G3984 .O3 1756 .C Vault

Mississippi--Gulf Coast/United States--Gulf Coast


963. Coupe et Profil de la Redoutte de Rosalie au Natchez...[Mississippi]. De Batz, Alexandre. 1732. Colored pen-and-ink, 28 x 134 cm. Scale not given.

This is a military plan of a section and profile of Redoubt Rosalie at Natchez.

G3984 .N2:2F6 1732 .D Vault

Mississippi/United States--Southeast


964. Plan Du Fort Projetté Au Nouveau Bilocxy [Mississippi]. [1721?]. Colored pen-and-ink ms., 41 1/2 x 60 cm. Scale ca. 1 inch to 32 toises.

This French map depicting a proposed fortification at Biloxi, Mississippi includes coastline, coastal features, the outline of walls of the proposed fortification, existing structures, land belonging to M. le Blanc, and pictorial representation of relief and vegetation.

G3984 .B5 1721 .P Vault

Mississippi--Gulf Coast/Biloxi, Mississippi


UNITED STATES-NEW MEXICO


965. [Battle of Embudo, New Mexico, January 29, 1847]. [Bruff, Joseph Goldsborough ]. [1847]. Colored pen-and-ink ms., 20 1/2 x 15 cm. Scale not given.

This map of the Battle of Embudo, New Mexico includes streams, hachured relief, vegetation, towns, route of the U.S. forces under Colonel Sterling Price, and Mexican force positions. Map was prepared during the U.S.-Mexican War, 1846-1848.

G4324 .E4S44 1847 .B Vault

New Mexico/United States--Southwest


966. [Sketch of the Battle of La Cañada, New Mexico, January 24, 1847]. [Bruff, Joseph Goldsborough ]. [1847]. Colored pen-and-ink ms., 21 x 23 cm. Scale not given.

This map shows the road from Santa Fe to La Cañada, a stream, hachured relief, an outline of the settlement of La Cañada, the Mexican positions, and the U.S. deployment under Colonel Sterling Price. Map was prepared during the U.S.-Mexican War, 1846-1848.

G4324 .L2S44 1847 .B Vault

New Mexico/United States--Southwest


967. [Sketch of the Battle of Taos, New Mexico, February 3-5, 1847]. [Bruff, Joseph Goldsborough ]. [1847]. Pen-and-ink ms., 23 x 29 cm. Scale ca. 1:3,816.

This map of the Battle of Taos, New Mexico includes a stream, roads, a detailed town plan of Taos, hachured relief, and the positions of the U.S. forces in its attack on Taos. Map is oriented with east at top. Map was prepared during the U.S.-Mexican War, 1846-1848.

G4324 .T4S44 1847 .B Vault

New Mexico/United States--Southwest


UNITED STATES-SOUTH CAROLINA-CHARLESTON


968. Mapa del Puerto y Ciudad de la Carolina [South Carolina]. [1742]. Pen-and-ink ms., 53 x 40 cm. 3 millas to 6 3/4 cm.

This Spanish map of Charleston harbor and vicinity includes coastlines, coastal features, streams, soundings, anchorages, navigational hazards, a fortification, and a grid of Charleston. Map also contains a keyed legend and a note on sailing instructions. Map is oriented with west at top. This is a copy of the original map in the Archivo General de Indias, Seville, Spain. Map is described in item 139 in Torres Lanzas' México y Floridas.

G3914 .C3 1742 .C Vault

South Carolina--Coast/Charleston, South Carolina/United States--Southeast


UNITED STATES-SOUTH CAROLINA-SANTA ELENA


969. Plano del Fuerte de Santa Elena [South Carolina]. [1595]. Pen-and-ink ms., 66 x 48 cm. Scale not given.

This plan of the fortification of the Spanish colony on Santa Elena Island includes a ground plan of the fort and pictorial representation of trees and two structures: "casa de mugeres casadas" and "exeria". Map also contains drawings of firing cannons and of places where soldiers fought and slept. This is a copy of the 1595 original map in the Archivo General de Indias, Seville, Spain. Map is described in item 46 in Torres Lanzas'México y Floridas.

G3914 .S32R4 1595 .P Vault

South Carolina--Coast/Santa Elena, South Carolina/United States--Southeast


UNITED STATES-TEXAS


Battles of Palo Alto and Resaca de la Palma
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970. [Battles of Palo Alto and Resaca de la Palma, May 8 and 9, 1846] [Texas]. [Glynn, C. R. ]. [1846?]. 4 maps, 1 sheet. Colored pen-and-ink ms., 23 x 26 cm. Scale not given.

These maps show the lines of battle and the actual battles at Palo Alto and Resaca de la Palma (May 8-9, 1846) at the outset of the U.S.-Mexican War, 1846-1848. Maps include locations of U.S. and Mexican forces with names of commanders, gun emplacements, and troop movements. Maps were prepared during the U.S.-Mexican War, 1846-1848.

G4031 .S44 1846 .G Vault

Texas/Mexico/United States--Southwest



971. Mapa Geográfico q[ue] manifiesta las Poblaciones situad[a]s en el Seno q[u]e forma el Terreno Comprendido entre los dos Presidios de S[a]n Ant[oni]o de Bejar, y el de la Bahia del Espiritu Santo....[Texas]. [late 18th century]. Pen-and-ink tracing, 28 x 40 cm. Scale ca. 1:950,000.

This Spanish map of the area around San Antonio and Bahía, Texas includes roads, streams, pictorial representation of relief, settlements, missions, ranchos, and presidios. Map includes a keyed legend.

G4030 184- .M Vault

Texas/United States--Southwest


972. Mapa topográfico de la Provincia de Texas. Austin, Estevan [ Stephen Austin]. [1822?]. Colored pen-and-ink ms., 31 1/2 x 36 cm. Scale ca. 1:3,000,000.

This map of the Mexican province of Texas includes streams, forests, plains, pictorial representation of mountains, European and Native American settlements, and roads including "Camino de Comanches", "Camino que va à los Opelousas" and "Camino que va à Nachistoches". This map recognizes the Río Nueces as the boundary between the province of Texas and the adjacent provinces of Coahuila and Nuevo Santander. The United States is shown on the east separated from Texas by the Sabine and Red Rivers.

G4030 1822 .A9 Vault

Texas/United States--Southwest


Plan of the Ground Situated to the north of Matamoras...
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973. Plan of the Ground Situated to the north of Matamoras between the Rio Bravo & the Arroyo Colorado [Texas and Mexico]. Berlandier, Luis. [1846?]. Colored pen-and-ink tracing, 32 x 49 cm. Scale not given.

This Mexican map, showing the locations of the Battles of Palo Alto and Resaca de la Palma at the outset of the U.S.-Mexican War, includes streams, roads, pictorial representation of relief, settlements, troop encampments, and the battle sites. A copy of this map was taken from the portfolio of Mexican General Arista after the May 9, 1846 battle at Resaca de la Palma. Apparently this copy is from the collection of Montgomery Meigs of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

G4031 .S44 1846 .B Vault

Texas/Mexico/United States--Southwest


974. Plano. Del Lago De S[a]n Bernardo En El Seno Mexicano. [Texas]. Vico, Ant[oni]o. [late 18th century]. Pencil, pen-and-ink ms., 35 x 45 cm. Scale ca. 1:950,000. (Maggs purchase map collection; 268). 91-680951.

This Spanish map of Matagorda Bay and vicinity includes coastline, coastal features, navigational hazards, streams, and two destroyed settlements. One of the settlements had been a French colony founded by La Salle in the late 17th century. This map was prepared by Vico under the direction of Pedro Rivelles of the Real Escuela de Navegación, Cadiz, Spain and is part of the G&M Division's collection from that school acquired from Maggs Brothers, London.

G4032 .S26 1792 .V5 Vault

Texas--Gulf Coast/United States--Southwest


975. Plano Del Lago De San Bernardo En El Seno Mexicano [Texas]. Sanchez, Josef Maria. 1783. Wash, pen-and-ink ms., 45 x 35 cm. Scale ca. 1:950,000. (Maggs purchase map collection; 267). 91-680952.

This Spanish map of Matagorda Bay and vicinity includes coastline, coastal features, navigational hazards, streams, and two destroyed settlements; one of the settlements had been a French colony founded by La Salle in the late 17th century. Map is oriented with west at top. Map was prepared by Sanchez under the direction of Pedro Rivelles of the Real Escuela de Navegación, Cadiz, Spain and is part of the G&M Division's collection from that school acquired from Maggs Brothers, London.

G4032 .S26 1783 .S2 Vault

Texas--Gulf Coast/United States--Southwest


976. Plano del Lago de S[a]n Bernardo Situado en la Costa del N[orte] del Seno Mexicano....[Texas]. [18th century]. Colored pen-and-ink ms., 20 x 44 cm. Scale ca. 1:1,955,000. (Maggs purchase map collection; 266). 91-680944.

This Spanish map depicting Matagorda Bay and vicinity includes coastlines, coastal features, navigational hazards, and pictorial representation of settlements; map also includes a keyed legend. One of the settlements on map is "Pueblo de los Franceses", alluding to the location of the destroyed French colony established by La Salle in the late 17th century. This map is part of the G&M Division's collection from the Real Escuela de Navegación, Cadiz, Spain purchased from Maggs Brothers, London.

G4032 .S26 17-- .P5 Vault

Texas--Gulf Coast/United States--Southwest


977. Sketch of Texas, with the Boundaries of Mexican States, as shown on Genl. Austin's Map of Texas,.... Gilman, E. 1839. Colored pen-and-ink ms., 52 x 41 cm. Scale ca. 1:1,112,500.

This sketch map of the Republic of Texas includes streams and administrative boundaries. Map also includes Mexican state boundaries abutting Texas. This map is related to the map of Texas published by H. S. Tanner in 1839.

G4030 1839 .G5 Vault

Texas/United States--Southwest


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