America del Nord

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This map shows North and Central America and the surrounding areas. The map is shaded in color to show elevations (there is a key in the lower left corner of the map). Some major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (relief also marked with spot heights). Scale 1:50,000,000 (W 130°--W 70°/N 60°--N 0°) Around the outside of the map, there are black and white illustrations showing various scenes of landscapes, people working, and wildlife. Each illustration is labeled with a place name.

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 19 x 15 cm., on sheet 36 x 27cm.

Creation Information

Richter, Albert Creation Date: Unknown.

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  • Main Title: America del Nord
  • Parallel Title: [North America]
  • Added Title: Carta Oro-Idrografica dell'America Settentrionale

Description

This map shows North and Central America and the surrounding areas. The map is shaded in color to show elevations (there is a key in the lower left corner of the map). Some major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (relief also marked with spot heights).

Scale 1:50,000,000 (W 130°--W 70°/N 60°--N 0°)

Around the outside of the map, there are black and white illustrations showing various scenes of landscapes, people working, and wildlife. Each illustration is labeled with a place name.

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 19 x 15 cm., on sheet 36 x 27cm.

Notes

In lower left margin: "Enciclopedia Universale."
In lower right margin: "Proprieta letteraria."

From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

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  • Call Number: 127/18 00648
  • Accession or Local Control No: UTA_972058
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50402

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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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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Richter, Albert. America del Nord, map, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth50402/: accessed June 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.