Charte von Nord America : nach den neuesten Entdeckungen und zuverläfsigsten astronomischen Ortsbestimmungen entworfen. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Charte von Nord America : nach den neuesten Entdeckungen und zuverläfsigsten astronomischen Ortsbestimmungen entworfen.
  • Parallel Title Map of North America: designed according to the latest astronomical discoveries and reliable local regulations.

Creator

  • Author: Walch, Johann, fl. 1757-1824
    Creator Type: Personal

Publisher

  • Name: Johann Walch
    Place of Publication: Augsburg

Date

  • Creation: 1807

Language

  • German

Description

  • Content Description: Map shows major settlements, major roads, areas of Native American habitation, and political divisions for Mexico, the United States, the West Indies, French Louisiana, and British possessions in North America; much of Southwest and Northwest uncharted and labeled "Quivira"; details for upper Pacific coastline. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
  • Physical Description: 1 map : col. ; 56 x 49 cm.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Geography and Maps
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - North America
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: People - Ethnic Groups - American Indians
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Coasts -- Northwest, Pacific -- Maps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Roads -- North America -- Maps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: West Indies -- Maps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Great Britain -- Colonies -- America -- Maps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Louisiana -- Maps.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Coverage Date: 1807
  • Place Name: North America
  • Place Name: United States

Collection

  • Name: Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
    Code: UTAM

Institution

  • Name: University of Texas at Arlington Library
    Code: UTA

Resource Type

  • Map

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 00-213
  • OCLC: 48511703
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth231306

Note

  • Digital Preservation: creationHardware: BetterLight Super8K
  • Display Note: Handwritten in the upper and lower right margins: 7.