Ornamental Map of the United States and Mexico, 1848

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Map of the United States, Mexico and Cuba circa 1848. The map shows the Oregon Territory, New California, Missouri Territory and Texas along with other states and territories. The map also has illustrations of events, people and places in the United States, including George Washington.

Physical Description

1 map : hand col. ; 64 x 81 cm.

Creation Information

Ensigns and Thayer Creation Date: Unknown.

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Description

Map of the United States, Mexico and Cuba circa 1848. The map shows the Oregon Territory, New California, Missouri Territory and Texas along with other states and territories. The map also has illustrations of events, people and places in the United States, including George Washington.

Physical Description

1 map : hand col. ; 64 x 81 cm.

Source

  • Ensigns and Thayer (New York, c1848.)

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

Funded by a National Endowment for the Humanities "We the People" grant, this collection showcases maps from the Gulf Coast region and the greater Southwest.

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Ensigns and Thayer. Ornamental Map of the United States and Mexico, 1848, map, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth41373/: accessed October 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.