Territorial Development of the United States

Description:

This map shows the United States including an inset of Alaska in the lower left corner. Colored shading shows different territories and cessions which are also labeled with names and dates including: Mexican Cession 1848, Province of Louisiana French Cession 1803, Texas 1845, North-Western Territory, Spanish Cession 1819, Original Thirteen States, and Russian Cession 1867. Additionally, states are outlined and labeled including dates of statehood (where applicable). A block of text in the upper left describes "Claim of the U.S. to region west of Rocky Mts." Major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are also marked (with relief shown by hachures).

Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.

Creator(s): A. S. Barnes & Co.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: 1890
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Usage:
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Creator (Cartographer):
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: A. S. Barnes & Co.
Publisher Info: "Copyright, 1890, by A. S. Barnes & Co."
Place of Publication: [New York]
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1890
Coverage:
Place
United States
Era
Spanish Texas, 1690-1821
Mexican Texas, 1821-1835
The Texas Revolution, 1835-1836
The Republic of Texas, 1836-1846
Annexation, 1844-1846
The Texas Frontier, 1846-1861
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From 1803~ to 1890
Description:

This map shows the United States including an inset of Alaska in the lower left corner. Colored shading shows different territories and cessions which are also labeled with names and dates including: Mexican Cession 1848, Province of Louisiana French Cession 1803, Texas 1845, North-Western Territory, Spanish Cession 1819, Original Thirteen States, and Russian Cession 1867. Additionally, states are outlined and labeled including dates of statehood (where applicable). A block of text in the upper left describes "Claim of the U.S. to region west of Rocky Mts." Major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are also marked (with relief shown by hachures).

Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.

Note:

From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

Physical Description:

1 map : col. ; 16 x 22 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): territories | cessions | land concessions | topographic maps
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Identifier:
  • CALL-NO: 127/2 00439
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: UTA_972739
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth50348
Resource Type: Map
Format: Image