Map A map of the post-road from Buenos Ayres [sic] to Potosi.

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Title
A map of the post-road from Buenos Ayres [sic] to Potosi.
Other Title
Map of the post road from Buenos Aires to Potosi
Created / Published
1816.
Subject Headings
-  Post roads--Argentina--Buenos Aires Region--Maps
-  Post roads--Argentina--Buenos Aires Region--History
-  Post roads--Bolivia--Potosí Region--Maps
-  Post roads--Bolivia--Potosí Region--History
-  Buenos Aires Region (Argentina)--Maps
-  Potosí Region (Bolivia)--Maps
-  Argentina--Buenos Aires Region
-  Bolivia--Potosí Region
Genre
Manuscript maps
Notes
-  Shows area extending from Buenos Aires to Potosí includes the post road (designated in red ink), towns and settlements along the road, distances between settlements, and rivers and streams.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Pen-and-ink (red) on irregularly shaped paper made from 2 sheets unevenly pasted together.
-  LC Luso-Hispanic World, 106
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Includes extensive notes made after the original map on the natural and cultural features found along the entire route.
-  Label affixed to verso with title: Map of the post road from Buenos Ayres to Potosi.
-  In black ink in upper left and right corners on verso: Argentine Republic, 1816, 2-3[0 written in pencil]; [no.] 34.
-  Imperfect: Very brittle with losses along edges. Liquid and varnish stains on verso.
Medium
1 ms. map : col., mounted on cloth backing ; on sheet 144 x 67 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G5354.B9P8 1816 .M3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g5354b.lh000106
Library of Congress Control Number
2012592246
Online Format
image
Description
Shows area extending from Buenos Aires to Potosí includes the post road (designated in red ink), towns and settlements along the road, distances between settlements, and rivers and streams. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink (red) on irregularly shaped paper made from 2 sheets unevenly pasted together. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 106 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes extensive notes made after the original map on the natural and cultural features found along the entire route. Label affixed to verso with title: Map of the post road from Buenos Ayres to Potosi. In black ink in upper left and right corners on verso: Argentine Republic, 1816, 2-3[0 written in pencil]; [no.] 34. Imperfect: Very brittle with losses along edges. Liquid and varnish stains on verso.
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