Political map of the United States, Texas, Mexico and the British Provinces: adapted to Woodbridges Geography.

Description

This map shows the United States, the Republic of Texas, and Mexico as well as some of the surrounding areas. Each of the U.S. states and territories, Texas, and Mexico are outlined in various colors. Towns, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). There are three insets: District of Columbia (lower left corner); Michigan, Wisconsin & Iowa (lower right corner); and Map of Railways & Canals in the Middle States (upper right corner). There is a key at the bottom of the page that gives "References & Explanations."

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 27 x 45 cm.

Creation Information

Atwood, John M., b. ca. 1818 1845.

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  • William C. Woodbridge
    Publisher Info: Woodbridge, William Channing, 1794-1845
    Place of Publication: Massachusetts

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Description

This map shows the United States, the Republic of Texas, and Mexico as well as some of the surrounding areas. Each of the U.S. states and territories, Texas, and Mexico are outlined in various colors. Towns, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). There are three insets: District of Columbia (lower left corner); Michigan, Wisconsin & Iowa (lower right corner); and Map of Railways & Canals in the Middle States (upper right corner). There is a key at the bottom of the page that gives "References & Explanations."

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 27 x 45 cm.

Notes

"Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1845, by William C. Woodbridge, in the Clerks Office of the District Court of Massachusetts."

From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

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  • Call Number: 126/1 00240
  • Accession or Local Control No: UTA_835954
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50271

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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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  • 1845

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  • Oct. 11, 2009, 12:06 a.m.

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  • Oct. 29, 2009, 6:25 p.m.

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Atwood, John M., b. ca. 1818. Political map of the United States, Texas, Mexico and the British Provinces: adapted to Woodbridges Geography., map, 1845; Massachusetts. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth50271/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.