Mapa de los Estados Unidos de Méjico : segun lo organizado y definido por las varias actas del congreso de dicha républica y construido por las mejores autoridades.

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Map shows the United States southwest of Georgia and Iowa, and south of Oregon Territory. Includes distance and statistical tables, profiles of the route between Mexico and Vera Cruz and the route between Mexico and Acapulco. Notes within map describe historical events, including those of the Mexican War. Insets: "Carta de los caminos &c. desde Vera Cruz y Alvarado a Méjico," "Map showing the battlegrounds of the 8th and the 9th, May 1846," "Plan of Monterey and its environs," "Chart of the Bay of Vera Cruz," and "Tampico and its environs." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:4,435,200].

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1 map : hand col. ; 104 x 75 cm.

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Disturnell, John, 1801-1877 1847.

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Map shows the United States southwest of Georgia and Iowa, and south of Oregon Territory. Includes distance and statistical tables, profiles of the route between Mexico and Vera Cruz and the route between Mexico and Acapulco. Notes within map describe historical events, including those of the Mexican War. Insets: "Carta de los caminos &c. desde Vera Cruz y Alvarado a Méjico," "Map showing the battlegrounds of the 8th and the 9th, May 1846," "Plan of Monterey and its environs," "Chart of the Bay of Vera Cruz," and "Tampico and its environs." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:4,435,200].

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1 map : hand col. ; 104 x 75 cm.

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

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  • 1847

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  • Sept. 7, 2012, 1:35 p.m.

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  • Dec. 6, 2012, 1:48 p.m.

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Disturnell, John, 1801-1877. Mapa de los Estados Unidos de Méjico : segun lo organizado y definido por las varias actas del congreso de dicha républica y construido por las mejores autoridades., map, 1847; New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth252051/: accessed October 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.