A New and Accurate Map of the World, Comprehending all the New Discoveries, in Both Hemispheres, carefully brought down to the Present Time.

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This map shows the entire world in two round depictions of the Eastern and Western Hemispheres, respectively. Each of the major regions is outlined, shaded, and labeled. Major rivers and islands are marked. There are several small drawings around the outside of the map showing "Geographical Circles," the "Solar System," and the "Terrestrial Globe."

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 2 hemispheres each 23 cm. in diam., on sheet 36 x 50 cm.

Creation Information

Baldwyn, George Augustus Creation Date: Unknown.

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Description

This map shows the entire world in two round depictions of the Eastern and Western Hemispheres, respectively. Each of the major regions is outlined, shaded, and labeled. Major rivers and islands are marked. There are several small drawings around the outside of the map showing "Geographical Circles," the "Solar System," and the "Terrestrial Globe."

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 2 hemispheres each 23 cm. in diam., on sheet 36 x 50 cm.

Source

  • "Engraved for Baldwyn’s New and Universal System of Geography"

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  • Call Number: 125/15 00064
  • Accession or Local Control No: UTA_906822
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50252

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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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  • Oct. 11, 2009, 12:06 a.m.

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Baldwyn, George Augustus. A New and Accurate Map of the World, Comprehending all the New Discoveries, in Both Hemispheres, carefully brought down to the Present Time., map, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth50252/: accessed September 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.