Amérique septentrionale

Description

This map shows North and Central America with countries outlined in various colors. Major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). Additionally, locations of Native American tribes are labeled. There are two insets in the lower left corner showing the islands of Guadeloupe and Martinique.

Physical Description

1 map : hand col. ; 21 x 27 cm.

Creation Information

Meissas, Achille, 1799-1874 & Michelot, Auguste, 1792-1866 1840.

Context

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  • L. Hachette
    Publisher Info: "A la Librairie de L. Hachette, Rue Pierre-Sarrazin, No. 12, et chez les Auteurs."
    Place of Publication: [Paris, France]

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  • Main Title: Amérique septentrionale
  • Parallel Title: [North America]

Description

This map shows North and Central America with countries outlined in various colors. Major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). Additionally, locations of Native American tribes are labeled.

There are two insets in the lower left corner showing the islands of Guadeloupe and Martinique.

Physical Description

1 map : hand col. ; 21 x 27 cm.

Notes

Upper right margin: Pl. 16.

From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

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  • Call Number: 127/3 00509
  • Accession or Local Control No: UTA_854244
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50352

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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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  • 1840

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  • Oct. 11, 2009, 12:06 a.m.

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  • Oct. 29, 2009, 6:43 p.m.

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Meissas, Achille, 1799-1874 & Michelot, Auguste, 1792-1866. Amérique septentrionale, map, 1840; [Paris, France]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth50352/: accessed June 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.