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Map Mapa de los Estados Unidos de Méjico : segun lo organizado y definido por las varias actas del Congreso de dicha república y construido por las mejores autoridades

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Title

  • Mapa de los Estados Unidos de Méjico : segun lo organizado y definido por las varias actas del Congreso de dicha república y construido por las mejores autoridades

Names

  • Disturnell, John, 1801-1877, cartographer.

Created / Published

  • New York : Lo publican J. Disturnell, 1847.

Headings

  • -  Mexico--Maps
  • -  Southwest, New--Maps
  • -  United States--Maps
  • -  Mexico--Historical geography--Maps
  • -  United States--Historical geography--Maps
  • -  Mexican War, 1846-1848--Maps
  • -  Mexico
  • -  United States--Southwest, New

Genre

  • Maps

Notes

  • -  Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
  • -  Area covered includes the southern part of the present United States.
  • -  Handwritten in lower margin: 10th edition.
  • -  Prime meridian: Washington.
  • -  Includes distance and statistical tables, 2 profiles: Profile of the route between Mexico and Vera Cruz and Profile of the route between Mexico and Acapulco, and illustration.
  • -  Inset maps: Map showing the battle grounds of the 8th and 9th May 1846 / by J.H. Eaton -- Chart of the Bay of Vera Cruz / drawn by order of V. Admiral Baudin -- Plan of Monterey and its environs -- Tampico and its environs.
  • -  Tenth edition of J. Disturnell map. See A la Carte, Selected papers on Maps and Atlases, GA231.R5, pages 212-221 for various editions.
  • -  Copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, with liquid staining and some losses along bottom, annotated in red ink, mounted on cloth and torn a part along fold line into two separate sheets.
  • -  In pencil in upper right margin: Office Sec. of Senate U.S.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Medium

  • 1 map : hand colored ; 52 x 73 cm and 53 x 70 cm

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G4410 1847 .D54
  • G4410 1847 .D54 Copy 2 Annotated in pencil: 10th edition. Foxed, annotated in red ink, sectioned in 2 and mounted on cloth.

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2019361162

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Disturnell, John, Cartographer. Mapa de los Estados Unidos de Méjico: segun lo organizado y definido por las varias actas del Congreso de dicha república y construido por las mejores autoridades. New York: Lo publican J. Disturnell, 1847. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2019361162/.

APA citation style:

Disturnell, J. (1847) Mapa de los Estados Unidos de Méjico: segun lo organizado y definido por las varias actas del Congreso de dicha república y construido por las mejores autoridades. New York: Lo publican J. Disturnell. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2019361162/.

MLA citation style:

Disturnell, John, Cartographer. Mapa de los Estados Unidos de Méjico: segun lo organizado y definido por las varias actas del Congreso de dicha república y construido por las mejores autoridades. New York: Lo publican J. Disturnell, 1847. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2019361162/>.