393 Matching Results

Search Results

Advanced search parameters have been applied.

Central America.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century geography, cities, towns, and political divisions of Central America. Illustrations: Belize, Volcano of Isalco, Great Square of the Antigua, Guatemala. Scale [ca.1:3,800,000].
Date: 1850
Creator: Rapkin, J.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Bill at the Sea Wall in Panama

Description: Photograph of a man, identified as Bill Harton, standing on a cement wall that slopes downwards to the right of the photograph. A cigarette lies in his mouth as a gust of wind blows his clothing against his body. An article of clothing, presumably his sports coat, is on the ground. A pillar resting on a base can be seen directly behind him. In the distance, smoke is blowing from two large cylindrical structures. To the right of these, a tiered, architectural complex with many windows towers over the landscape. A large hill can be seen in the very back. Hand-written on the back of the photograph reads, "Bill Harton at the Sea Wall in Panama".
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Map of Central America including the states of Guatemala, Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua & Costa Rica, the territories of Belise & Mosquito, with parts of Mexico, Yucatan & New Granada : shewing the routes between the Atlantic & Pacific Oceans by way of Tehuantepeque, Nicaragua & Panama.

Description: Map shows Central America geography and place names. Includes five "vertical sections of the proposed canals between Lake Nicaragua & the Pacific Ocean," and notes: "Sections of oceanic routes proposed and completed: Section no. 1, surveyed by Dr. Andres Oersted of Copenhagen for the government of Costa Rica 1848. Section no. 2, surveyed by Colonel Childs for the American Atlantic and Pacific Ship Canal Comp'y 1850-51. Section no. 3, proposed by ... the Emperor of the French. Section no. 4, surveyed by Col. Hughes 1849. Section no. 5, surveyed by ... E.G. Squier. For particulars of this route, see 'Notes on Central America' by ... E.G. Squier." Caribbean reefs delineated and named. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:2,000,000].
Date: 1856
Creator: Baily, John, fl. 1811-1850
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Descripcion del destricto del Audencia de Nueva Espana.

Description: Map shows the southern part of seventeenth century "New Spain" [Mexico] and the Yucatan peninsula. Puerto de Acapulco, Mexico City [shown on a lake], and early Spanish settlements along the coastlines are indicated. Scale not given.
Date: unknown
Creator: Herrera y Tordesillas, Antonio de, d. 1625
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Central America.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century cities, geography, and political boundaries of Central America. Insets: "Belise, Volcano of Isalco," "Great Square of the Antigua," and "Guatemala." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca.1:3,800,000].
Date: 1850
Creator: Rapkin, J.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

North America.

Description: Map shows known geography, major cities, Native American habitation, and political divisions in North America during the late eighteenth century. Tropic of Cancer is highlighted. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1750..1769]
Creator: Jefferys, Thomas, d. 1771
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Mexico & Guatemala.

Description: Map shows geography, political borders, and cities in mid-nineteenth century Mexico and Guatemala. Insets: "Valley of Mexico" and "Guatemala." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca.1:11,700,000].
Date: 1846
Creator: Tanner, Henry Schenck, 1786-1858
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Mexico and West Indies.

Description: Map shows geography, political boundaries, and major settlements in early nineteenth century Mexico and the West Indies. Includes chart showing "possessions of European states." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:8,448,000].
Date: 1826
Creator: Smith, J.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Mexico. and Guatimala.

Description: Hand-colored engraving of Mexico and Guatemala, and the surrounding areas, showing settlements, roads, mines and topography. Mexican states are outlined in various colors and labeled; "Guatimala" encompasses all of Central America (except for Belize). Major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures).
Date: unknown
Creator: Hall, Sidney
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

A General Map of North America drawn from the best surveys.

Description: Map shows major cities and basic features of Greenland, Hudson Bay, eastern coastline of North America, the Caribbean Islands, part of Central America, Mexico, the Pacific coastline of North America, and an early profile of the Alaskan coast. Includes "References to the United States," listing 15 states. Plus signs probably denote atolls in the Caribbean area. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1794
Creator: Russell, John
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's Central America.

Description: Map of Central America from the southern tip of Mexico to Panama with relief shown by hachures. Map inset shows the Isthmus of Panama. Scale [ca.1: 4,752,000].
Date: [1881..1887]
Creator: A. J. Johnson & Co.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map and vertical section of the proposed Honduras Interoceanic Railway.

Description: Map shows the existing Honduras Interoceanic Railway Company route and proposed new sections and areas of improvement for the railway service during the mid-nineteenth century. Includes references. Relief shown by hachures and by profile diagram. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ 1:520,000 ] and [ 1:633,600 ].
Date: 1866
Creator: Thompson, G. (Gilbert), 1839-1909
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

America del nord.

Description: Map shows geography and place names in late nineteenth century North America. Includes sketches of American wildlife, mining industries, natural landscapes, and natural resources by Albert Richter. Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Scale [1:50,000,000].
Date: [1880..1900]
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Mexico and West Indies.

Description: Map shows geography, political boundaries, and major settlements in early nineteenth century Mexico and the West Indies. Includes chart showing "possessions of European states." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:8,448,000].
Date: 1826
Creator: Smith, J.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Central America.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century geography, cities, towns, and railroads in Panama, Nicaragua, Salvador, and Guatemala, and Jamaica. Trans-oceanic cables in the region are also shown. Includes legend. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:7,500,000].
Date: 1904
Creator: C. S. Hammond & Company.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Mexique ou Nouvelle Espagne.

Description: Map shows geography, political boundaries, and major cities of late seventeenth century New Spain [Mexico]. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given. Map appeared in Description de l'univers, contenant les différents systèmes du monde [Description of the universe, containing the various systems of the world] by A. M. Mallet.
Date: 1683
Creator: Manesson-Mallet, Allain, 1630?-1706?
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A Map of North America With the European Settlements & whatever else is remarkable in ye West Indies, from the lastest and best Observations.

Description: This map shows North and Central America including bodies of waters and landforms (with relief shown pictorially). Areas are all labeled, including "California" which is depicted with the "Gulf of California or Red Sea" separating it from the rest of North America. There are also notations for "European Cities and Towns," "Indian Towns," "Forts," and "Castles." Scale [ca.1:8,000,000].
Date: 1744~
Creator: Seale, Richard William
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

L'Amerique Septentrionale suivant les Nouvelle Observations de Messrs. des l'Académie Royale des Sciences, etc.

Description: Map shows southern and eastern portions of North America; Greenland, the islands of the Caribbean and New Spain; areas of Indian habitation, routes of exploration along Pacific coastline with dates. Includes illustration and notes. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1730..1750]
Creator: Cóvens et Mortier
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Back to Top of Screen