America.

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This map is on a sheet that also contains text and shows the Western hemisphere, primarily the North and South American continents which are outlined in color. Some cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). The text which takes up the left half of the front and right half of the back of the sheet appears to be dictionary definitions starting with "Amerisfoort" and ending with "Anacreon." There are page numbers in the lower corners (30 on the front text page and 29 on the back text page).

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 26 x 20 cm.

Creation Information

F. P. Becker & Co. Creation Date: Unknown.

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 22 times . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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  • F. P. Becker & Co.
    Publisher Info: "Engraved by the Omnigraph F. P. Becker & Co. Patentees."

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University of Texas at Arlington Library

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Description

This map is on a sheet that also contains text and shows the Western hemisphere, primarily the North and South American continents which are outlined in color. Some cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures).

The text which takes up the left half of the front and right half of the back of the sheet appears to be dictionary definitions starting with "Amerisfoort" and ending with "Anacreon." There are page numbers in the lower corners (30 on the front text page and 29 on the back text page).

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 26 x 20 cm.

Notes

From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

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Identifier

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  • Call Number: 127/11 00654
  • Accession or Local Control No: UTA_997482
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50376

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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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  • 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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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

F. P. Becker & Co. America., map, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth50376/: accessed July 26, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.