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Asien.

Description: Map shows major physical features, political divisions, and cities for Europe, Asia, and Indonesia. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1871
Creator: Weber, Ph.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carta general para las navegaciones á la India oriental por el Mar del Sur y el grande oceano que separa el continente Americano del Asiatico: construida segun las derrotas, observaciones y trabajos de los mas celebres navegantes españoles y publicada por orden del Exmo Sr D. Guadalupe Victoria, primer presidente de la república [Sheet 2].

Description: Map routes of early voyagers and the dates when islands were discovered. Includes: Coast of Asia from Malacca to Kamchatka; portion of Aleutian islands. Inset: "Plano geometrico del embocadero de S. Bernardino ano 1792." Depth shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:11,500,000].
Date: 1825
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Chart of the N.W. coast of America and the N.E. coast of Asia, explored in the years 1778 and 1779.

Description: Map shows routes of Captain James Cook in 1778 and 1779 during exploration of the northwestern part of North America [present-day Alaska]. Coastlines, settlements, and areas of indigenous population in North America and northeast Asia are noted. Includes historical notes. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:10,137,600].
Date: 1794
Creator: Roberts, Henry
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Tartaria.

Description: Map shows Asia from Russia, Persia, and the Caspian Sea to the west and China, Korea, Japan, the "Mongul. Tendvc," and the "Mare Glaciale" to the east; shows pictorial Great Wall of China. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1602
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Asia.

Description: Map shows early nineteenth century political boundaries, principal settlements, rivers, and areas of indigenous habitation in Asia. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1829
Creator: Hall, Sidney
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A chart shewing [sic] the tracks and discoveries in the Pacific ocean made by Capt. Cook and Capt. Clerke in His Majesty's ships Resolution and Discovery, in the years 1777, 1778, 1779, 1780.

Description: Map shows the routes taken by Captain James Cook [1728-1779] and Captain Charles Clerke [1741-1779] during Pacific Ocean exploration of the North American coast, several island groups, "New Holland" [Australia], and Asia. Includes notes and dates. Scale not given.
Date: 1780
Creator: Smith, Matthew
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte réduite des mers comprises entre l'Asie et l'Amérique appelées par les navigateurs Mer du Sud ou mer Pacifique pour servir aux vaisseaux du roi.

Description: Map shows the Pacific Ocean and the coasts of North and South America (including the Gulf of Mexico), Japan, the coast of China, the Philippines, the Isle of Borneo, and the partial coast of New Guinea, New Zealand, and New Holland [Australia]. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1776
Creator: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

L'Hydrographie ou description de l'Eau c'est a dire des mers, golfes, lacs, destroits [sic.], et rivieres principales, qui sont dans la surface du globe terrestre.

Description: Map shows five continents with a part of Australia labeled "Beach," faint outline traces of "Terre Australe Magellanique et Incogneue" at bottom of eastern hemisphere, "Nouvelle Guinee" in western part of the Pacific Ocean just south of the equator, and "Californie Isle." Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1652
Creator: Sanson, Nicolas, 1600-1667.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The world in hemispheres : with other projections &c.

Description: Map shows six continents, major islands, and major cities as known during the mid-nineteenth century. Includes graphic comparison of the worlds rivers. Insets: The World on a polar projection - North Polar Region - Land and water hemispheres. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1860
Creator: Williams, W. (Wellington)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new map of Chinese & independent Tartary.

Description: Map shows deserts and cities across Independent and Chinese Tartary. Includes geographical notes. Scale not given.
Date: 1806
Creator: Cary, John, ca. 1754-1835.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte des nouvelles decouvertes au nord de la Mer du Sud : tant à l'Est de la Sibérie et du Kamtchatka, qu'é l'Ouest de la Nouvelle France.

Description: Map shows routes of exploration, areas of Native American habitation, and major settlements; western New France [northwestern portion of North America] includes "Mer ou Baye de l'Ouest" possibily as an early and enormous representation of Vancouver Bay; dates and names of explorers/discoverers. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1750..1770]
Creator: Santini, Francesco
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

1941: Texas Goes to War

Description: This book is a collection of essays discussing the role of Texans in World War II. It examines both the Texas soldiers fighting in the European and Pacific theaters as well as the Texans on the Homefront. The essays describe both the military and social aspects of the war. Index starts on page 241.
Date: 1991
Creator: Lee, James Ward; Barnes, Carolyn N.; Bowman, Kent A. & Crow, Laura
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Press

Carte de l'Océan Pacifique au Nord de l'Equateur, et des Côtes qui le bornent des deux côtés : |b d'aprés les dernieres Découvertes faites par les Espagnols, les Russes et les Anglois, jusqu'en 1780.

Description: Map shows settlements and routes of Captains Cook and Clarke along coastlines of northeastern Asia and northwestern North America; route of Spanish galleons between Manilla and Acapulco. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1781
Creator: Lotter, Tobias Conrad, 1717-1777
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A.D. 1498 : the discovery of America.

Description: Map shows the known world before discovery of the Americas. Geography and place names in Africa, Asia, and Europe are pictured. Relief shown by hachures. No scale indicated.
Date: 1830
Creator: Hall, Sidney
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Mapa Mundi

Description: Map shows major cities for six continents and coastline of "Oceano Glacial del Sur" [Antarctica]; angled perspective of the world from the polar regions; mountain ranges and peaks [worldwide] in profile. Includes boundary line for Oceania. Inset: Division del Globo en relacion de los continentes y los mares [Division of the globe in relation to the continents and seas] and Perfiles de las mayores alturas de la Tierra [Profiles of the highest peaks on Earth]. Relief shown by hachures and by profile. Scale [1:116.000.000].
Date: [1860..1880]
Creator: Morales, José Pilar
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Mapa-Mundi en dos hemisferios.

Description: Map shows exploration routes of English Captain James Cook with dates, six continents. Australia is indicated as "Nueva Holanda." Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1780..1830]
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the world.

Description: Map shows six continents with some political subdivisions, line demarcating Oceanica, Australasia, and Polynesia; Australia as New Holland; major deserts. Includes references and three circles explaining parallels, meridians, and physical land and water features. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1826
Creator: Goodrich, Samuel G. (Samuel Griswold), 1793-1860
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library