Lakes of Mexico.

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Map shows late eighteenth or very early nineteenth century geography and settlements in or near "Lake Tezcuco" [Lake Texcoco], "Lake Chalco," and smaller bodies of water in the Valley of Mexico. No scale indicated.

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1 map : 25 x 34 cm.

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Lawson, A. 1801?.

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Map shows late eighteenth or very early nineteenth century geography and settlements in or near "Lake Tezcuco" [Lake Texcoco], "Lake Chalco," and smaller bodies of water in the Valley of Mexico. No scale indicated.

Physical Description

1 map : 25 x 34 cm.

Notes

In upper left margin: "Front. Vol. II."

Publication information is not printed on the map. May have been published by John Pinkerton in Edinburg, Scotland.

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  • 1801?

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  • 1790 - 1805

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  • Nov. 12, 2011, 7:34 a.m.

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  • July 2, 2015, 3:54 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Lawson, A. Lakes of Mexico., map, 1801?; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth192441/: accessed August 28, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.