Search Results

Carte qui représent la parte méridionale du Brésil et du Pérou, le Chili septentrional et le Paraguay : ce qui fait la partie de milieu de L'Amérique Méridionale [South America - Sheet 2].

Description: Map shows the geography and late eighteenth century settlements in the southern half of the South American continent. Includes historical notes. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:6,500,000].
Date: 1779
Creator: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

America.

Description: This map shows most of the Western Hemisphere, including North and Central America, South America, and the surrounding oceans and islands. Countries are outlined using various colors. Cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). Scale [ca. 1:42,240,000].
Date: unknown
Creator: Dower, John, fl. 1838-1846?
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

America.

Description: This map shows most of the Western Hemisphere, including North and Central America, South America, and the surrounding oceans and islands. Countries are outlined using various colors. Cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures).
Date: unknown
Creator: Dower, John, fl. 1838-1846?
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Letter from John Hill to Gertrude Osterhout, December 7, 1895]

Description: Letter from John Hill to Gertrude Osterhout updating her about his life in Brazil. He was glad to hear she was well and told Gertrude about mutual acquaintances that he had heard from. The letter concluded with him describing how he was doing and the area he was residing in. Included is an envelope addressed to "Miss Gertie Osterhout."
Date: December 7, 1895
Creator: Hill, John
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Austin College

Amerique meridionale divisée en ses principales parties ou sont distingués les vns des autres les estats suivant qu'ils appartiennent présentement aux François, Castillans, Portugais, Hollandois, & c

Description: Map shows South American political boundaries, ports, coastline detail, inland settlements, areas of Native American habitation. Includes notes. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:16,000,000].
Date: 1685
Creator: Sanson, Nicolas, 1600-1667.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte du Pérou et Brésil sepl. de Tierre - Firme, de Guayana, et de la rivière des Amazones : ce qui fait la partie boréale de L'Amérique Meridiole [South America - Sheet 1].

Description: Map shows the geography and late eighteenth century settlements in the northern half of the South American continent. Includes historical notes. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:6,500,000].
Date: 1779
Creator: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of South America for the Rev. Dr. Robertson's History of America.

Description: Map shows parts of late eighteenth century South America identified as "New Km. of Granada," "Km. of Tierra Firma," "Brasil," Peru, "Chili," Paraguay, and Guiana. Coastal settlements, some inland settlements, and areas of Native American habitation are identified.
Date: 1777
Creator: Kitchin, Thomas, d. 1784.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of South America, showing its political divisions.

Description: Map shows South America divided according to mid-nineteenth century political boundaries with major cities and geography highlighted throughout. Inset: "Map showing the proposed Atrato-inter-oceanic canal routes, for connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:30,000,000] and [ca. 1:5,640,000].
Date: 1860
Creator: Williams, W. (Wellington)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

South America.

Description: Map shows early nineteenth century Colombia, "Guyana," Brazil, United Provinces, Patagonia, "Chili," Peru, and Falkland "Isles" cities and political divisions. In Brazil: "unexplored parts" and "parts unknown." Major geographic labels in English, some labels in Spanish, particularly rivers and settlements. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1815..1835]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Novissima et accuratissima totius Americae.

Description: Map shows known geography and place names of late seventeenth century North America and South America. Relief shown pictorially. No scale indicated.
Date: 1690?
Creator: Schagen, Gerard A.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Pérou et Brésil.

Description: Map shows cities, towns, and provinces of Peru and Brazil, and areas of Native American habitation. Includes illustrated title and French, Spanish, and Portuguese scales. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:20,000,000]
Date: 1809
Creator: Chamouin, Jean Baptiste Marie, b. 1768
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Maps of Chili, Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay, and Uruguay]

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century geography, provinces, cities, and ports in Chili, Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay, and Uruguay. Insets: "Island of Juan Fernandez," "Harbor of Bahia," and "Harbor of Rio Janeiro." Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:21,000,000], [ca. 1:11,500,000], and [ca. 1:760,000].
Date: 1860
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus, Jr. (Samuel Augustus)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

South America.

Description: Map shows major cities, coastlines, and political divisions including the Republic of Colombia, "Brasil," "Peru or Lima," "United Provinces," Patagonia, Chile, and Bolivia. Inset: "Guatemala or The Republic of Central America." Includes notes. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:14,500,000] and [ca 1:15,000,000].
Date: 1837
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Süd America.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century South American political divisions and geography. Provinces of come countries are indicated. Includes pronunciation guide. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:15,000,000].
Date: 1874
Creator: Kiepert, Heinrich, 1818-1899
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Postcard of Hotel from the Docks #1]

Description: Postcard of the 7 story Hotel Quintandinah in front of the rolling hills of Brazil. Down the courtyard to the dock on the lake, where four tables are shaded by umbrellas and four more are unshaded. Five tables are being used by patrons while two children play in the water, four adults stand, one rides a bike and another does a handstand.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Hotel from the Docks #2]

Description: Postcard of the 7 story Hotel Quintandinah in front of the rolling hills of Brazil. Down the courtyard to the dock on the lake, where four tables are shaded by umbrellas and four more are unshaded. Five tables are being used by patrons while two children play in the water, four adults stand, one rides a bike and another does a handstand.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

Postcard of Hotel Quitandinha with Lake]

Description: Postcard of a painting of the Hotel Quitandinha. The white 7 story building sits at the end of a winding road, while five cars are parked at the side of the cobblestone road - one purple, two blue, one red, and one white. To the right of the road is a lake, with a rectangular pier where 8 children play and four boats are tied.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Hotel Quitandinha With Swan Pool #2]

Description: Postcard of the Hotel Quitandinha at the foot of a mountain. Across the grounds, a tranquil pool of water sits with three swans and one white duck. One man is feeding the swans, and a group of people are watching.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Hotel Quitandinha With Swan Pool #1]

Description: Postcard of the Hotel Quitandinha at the foot of a mountain. Across the grounds, a tranquil pool of water sits with three swans and one white duck. One man is feeding the swans, and a group of people are watching.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Hotel Quitandinha]

Description: Postcard of Hotel Quitandinha in Petropolis Brazil. The 7 story complex is white with gray scaled tiled roofs. Sidewalks cut the courtyard into rounded shapes of grass with few bushes and no flowers to decorate the grounds.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Hotel Quitandinha Near Road]

Description: Postcard of the Hotel Quitandinha, a 7 story compound at the base of a hill. To the right, a cobblestone road winds around the side. A telephone pole follows the road and two cars are parked on the side of the road.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Drawing of Hotel Quintandinha]

Description: Postcard of a painting of the Hotel Quitandinha. The 7 story white building with dark gray tiled roof rests behind its courtyards cut into loops by the stone walkways. 6 people wander the grounds.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum