Map of the United States : Engraved to illustrate Mitchell's school & family geography.

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Map shows areas of Native American habitation, military posts, cities and towns; Washington, Oregon, Utah Territory, Territory of New Mexico, and Indian Territory; Nebraska [territory] inclusive of [modern-day] Montana; Dakota [territory] bounded on the west by the Missouri River; Nebraska [territory bounded on the west by the Rocky Mountains; Utah Territory encompassing Nevada and bounded on the east by the Rocky Mountains; Kansas bounded on the west by the Rocky Mountains and inclusive of Pike's Peak; Mexican War battle locations in Mexico, with dates; Sacramento Valley on inset. Includes explanation, text notes, and distances by ocean voyage. Inset: "No. 6 ... continued below

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1 map : col. ; 27 x 43 cm.

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Williams, W. (Wellington) 1852.

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Map shows areas of Native American habitation, military posts, cities and towns; Washington, Oregon, Utah Territory, Territory of New Mexico, and Indian Territory; Nebraska [territory] inclusive of [modern-day] Montana; Dakota [territory] bounded on the west by the Missouri River; Nebraska [territory bounded on the west by the Rocky Mountains; Utah Territory encompassing Nevada and bounded on the east by the Rocky Mountains; Kansas bounded on the west by the Rocky Mountains and inclusive of Pike's Peak; Mexican War battle locations in Mexico, with dates; Sacramento Valley on inset. Includes explanation, text notes, and distances by ocean voyage. Inset: "No. 6 Map of the gold region of California." Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale not given.

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1 map : col. ; 27 x 43 cm.

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

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  • 1852

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  • Sept. 7, 2012, 1:35 p.m.

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  • Nov. 1, 2012, 11:59 a.m.

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Williams, W. (Wellington). Map of the United States : Engraved to illustrate Mitchell's school & family geography., map, 1852; [Philadelphia]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth251967/: accessed June 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.