Distances & number of men.

Description

Sketch of military posts along the California coast between Sacramento and La Paz with inset detailing distances between each post and number of men at each one

Physical Description

1 map : 42 x 34 cm.

Creation Information

California. Adjutant's Office. June 19, 1847.

Context

This map is part of the collection entitled: Star of the Republic Museum Objects and was provided by Star of the Republic Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 14 times . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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Star of the Republic Museum

Located in Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site, the Museum's mission is to collect and preserve material culture of the Texas Republic.

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Description

Sketch of military posts along the California coast between Sacramento and La Paz with inset detailing distances between each post and number of men at each one

Physical Description

1 map : 42 x 34 cm.

Notes

In upper-right corner: "Page 519."

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Collections

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Star of the Republic Museum Objects

From the Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site, these items (dating from 1700s-1800s) include furniture, clothing, buttons, farm implements, china, trade tokens, arrowheads, cooking utensils, and looms.

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Creation Date

  • June 19, 1847

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 18, 2008, 2:35 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • April 3, 2013, 2:58 p.m.

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Boundaries

  • N:38.2499659033, E:-117.537666897, S: 33.2144798787, W:-122.90998135

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  • Place Name boundaries noted by our staff.
  • map marker Automatically generated Place Name coordinates.
  • Repositioning map may be required for optimal printing.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

California. Adjutant's Office. Distances & number of men., map, June 19, 1847; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth32953/: accessed August 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Star of the Republic Museum.