Map to Illustrate Early Voyages and Discoveries of North America

Description:

This map shows North and Central America and surrounding areas including portions of South America, Africa, and Europe. Notes and lines are used to show the path of exploration across the Atlantic Ocean and within North America including the names and dates of the explorers. Continents are shaded in color and some major cities and bodies of water are marked on the map.

An inset in the lower left corner shows only the eastern portion of North and South America (including the Caribbean) and is titled "To Illustrate Colonies."

Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.

Creator(s): A. S. Barnes & Co.
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1885  
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, 1885, A.S.Barnes & Co."
Place of Publication: [New York]
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1885
Coverage:
Place
North America
Place
Central America and Caribbean
Place
South America
Place
Europe
Place
Africa
Era
The First Texans, before 1519
European Explorers in Texas, 1519-1689
Spanish Texas, 1690-1821
Mexican Texas, 1821-1835
The Texas Revolution, 1835-1836
The Republic of Texas, 1836-1846
From 1492~ to 1843~
Description:

This map shows North and Central America and surrounding areas including portions of South America, Africa, and Europe. Notes and lines are used to show the path of exploration across the Atlantic Ocean and within North America including the names and dates of the explorers. Continents are shaded in color and some major cities and bodies of water are marked on the map.

An inset in the lower left corner shows only the eastern portion of North and South America (including the Caribbean) and is titled "To Illustrate Colonies."

Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.

Note:

From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

Physical Description:

1 map : col. ; 15 x 22 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): exploration
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Identifier:
  • CALL-NO: 127/2 00441
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: UTA_972737
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth50349
Resource Type: Map
Format: Image