Western Hemisphere

Description

This map is circular, showing the Western Hemisphere: North America, Central America, South America and the surrounding oceans. New Zealand and portions of Asia are also included. Several of the countries are labeled but not delineated; North-Central America is outlined in green. The major rivers and mountain ranges are depicted (with relief shown pictorially) and larger islands.

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 20 cm. diam., on sheet 34 x 27 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 183u.

Context

This map is part of the collection entitled: Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington and was provided by University of Texas at Arlington Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 20 times . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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Description

This map is circular, showing the Western Hemisphere: North America, Central America, South America and the surrounding oceans. New Zealand and portions of Asia are also included. Several of the countries are labeled but not delineated; North-Central America is outlined in green. The major rivers and mountain ranges are depicted (with relief shown pictorially) and larger islands.

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 20 cm. diam., on sheet 34 x 27 cm.

Notes

From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

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Identifier

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  • Call Number: 125/10 00620
  • Accession or Local Control No: UTA_856170
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50239

Collections

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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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Creation Date

  • 183u

Covered Time Period

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 11, 2009, 12:06 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • June 15, 2015, 7:16 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Western Hemisphere, map, 183u; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth50239/: accessed December 14, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.