Amerique Septentrionale

Description

This map shows North and Central America and the surrounding areas. Countries are outlined and shaded in various colors. Some major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). Around the outside of the maps, there are various colored illustrations showing people, landscape, and animals. At the bottom of the page, there are two blocks of text; the the right, statistics regarding population, and to the right, "Explication du dessin."

Physical Description

1 map : hand col. ; 20 x 18 cm. on sheet 35 x 50 cm.

Creation Information

Laguillermie; Bonheur, Raimond & Levasseur, V. Creation Date: Unknown.

Context

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Engraver

  • Laguillermie "Gravé par Laguillermie, rue St. Jacques. No. 82."

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Author

  • Levasseur, V. "Géographie et Statistique de V. Levasseur, Ingenteur Géographe."

Printer

Publisher

  • Pelissier
    Publisher Info: "Pelissier, éditeur Rue des Noyers. 37, Paris."
    Place of Publication: Paris, France

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  • Unknown

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Titles

  • Main Title: Amerique Septentrionale
  • Parallel Title: [North America]

Description

This map shows North and Central America and the surrounding areas. Countries are outlined and shaded in various colors. Some major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures).

Around the outside of the maps, there are various colored illustrations showing people, landscape, and animals. At the bottom of the page, there are two blocks of text; the the right, statistics regarding population, and to the right, "Explication du dessin."

Physical Description

1 map : hand col. ; 20 x 18 cm. on sheet 35 x 50 cm.

Notes

Top left margin: Atlas universel illustreé.
Top right margin: Nouveau Continent.

From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

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  • Call Number: 127/4 00524
  • Accession or Local Control No: UTA_835953
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50357

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

This map collection from the University of Texas at Arlington features more than 5,000 maps that document the greater Southwest. The collection includes maps dating from 1493 to the present and features noted cartographers.

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Dates

  • This map's creation, acceptance, or submission date is unknown.

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  • Oct. 11, 2009, 12:06 a.m.

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  • Oct. 29, 2009, 6:44 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Laguillermie; Bonheur, Raimond & Levasseur, V. Amerique Septentrionale, map, Date Unknown; Paris, France. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth50357/: accessed December 4, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.