America.

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Map shows major cities, political divisions, physical features, and areas of Native American habitation; Mississippi River as boundary between [French] Louisiana and the United States; Greenland, islands in the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans, western Europe, west coast of Africa, and the Mediterranean Sea. Includes dates of exploration on northern coast of Alaska. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.

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1 map : col. ; 44 x 50 cm.

Creation Information

J. & G. Menzies [1819..1831].

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  • [J. Thomson & Co.]
    Publisher Info: for J. Thomson & Co.
    Place of Publication: [Edinburgh, Scotland]

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Description

Map shows major cities, political divisions, physical features, and areas of Native American habitation; Mississippi River as boundary between [French] Louisiana and the United States; Greenland, islands in the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans, western Europe, west coast of Africa, and the Mediterranean Sea. Includes dates of exploration on northern coast of Alaska. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 44 x 50 cm.

Notes

Map appeared in A new general atlas by John Thomson.

In upper right margin: "No. 52" [separate piece of paper glued in place].

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

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  • [1819..1831]

Start & End Dates

  • 1819 - 1831

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 7, 2012, 1:35 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • June 12, 2015, 9:53 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

J. & G. Menzies. America., map, [1819..1831]; [Edinburgh, Scotland]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth251735/: accessed August 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.