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A new map of Central America shewing [sic.] the different lines of Atlantic and Pacific communication.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Central America railroads, proposed canals or water communications, common roads, gold and silver mines, major cities and towns. Includes text notes, legend, and five topographical cross sections. Insets: "Map of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec in the Republic of Mexico reduced from the original by order of Dn. José de Garay," "Isthmus of Panama," "Plan of the mouth of the river Coatzacoalcos," "A vertical projection upon a plan perpendicular to the meridian," "Section 1, across the Isthmus of Tehuantepec," "Section 2, from Port St. Juan del Norte to Port Realejo," "Section 3, from the Lake Nicaragua to Port San Juan del Sur," and "Section 4, between Chagres (Atlantic) & Vaca de Monte (Pacific)." Relief shown by hachures, spot heights, and by profile. Scale [ca. 1:3,000,000].
Date: 1851
Creator: Disturnell, John, 1801-1877
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Atlantic Ocean &c. shewing [sic.] the communication between Europe, North America and the Pacific.

Description: Map shows major existing and proposed railroads in the United States and Canada, Chagres Railway across Panama, transatlantic cables, steam and sailing routes, currents, and the Sargaso Sea. Includes travel times and distances for various routes, dates of cables. Scale [ca. 1:27,500,000].
Date: [1874..1889]
Creator: Adam and Charles Black (Firm)
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Nord America mit Westindien.

Description: Map shows "Dacotah" Territory, Wyoming with extended western boundary, Indian Territory, and only one Virginia. Includes key colors and to abbreviations in Spanish and English. Inset: "Die Nordwestlichen Inselgruppen Amerikas als Anschluss an die linke obere Ecke das Hauptblatts" [The northwestern island groups in America as a connection to the upper left corner of the main sheet]. Includes key colors and to abbreviations in Spanish and English. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:15,000,000].
Date: 1874
Creator: Kiepert, Heinrich, 1818-1899
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The seat of war in the West Indies.

Description: Map shows overview of coastline of the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean area; port towns of Portobelo, Havana, Veracruz, and Cartagena, illustrated profile of the approach to Havana harbor, the castle of San Juan de Ulúa, and Veracruz; roads, streets, buildings, and fortifications. Includes historical notes, legends, and one view, "A prospect of the Havana." Insets: [Map of] "A long sandy bay called St. John's Bay," [Map of the] "Bay of Honda or the deep bay in Cuba," "View of the town and its port by Capt. Pearson," and "View of the castle of San Juan de Ulúa from ye town by Capt. Pearson." Relief shown by hachures, pictorially and profile. Depths shown by soundings. No scale noted.
Date: 1762
Creator: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Mexico and Guatemala.

Description: Map shows early nineteenth century provinces, cities, locations of indigenous people, and locations of mines. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:11,927,000].
Date: 1831
Creator: Dower, John, fl. 1838-1846
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Mexico & Guatimala with the Republic of Texas.

Description: Map shows southeastern United States, Republic of Texas, Mexican provinces, "Guatimala," and "British Terr." [Belize]. Major roads, cities and towns are indicated in each. "The boundary between Mexico on the north, and the United States, is a line drawn from Cape Mendocino (Lat. 40°28'00" eastward to the Rocky Mountains." Includes notes. Scale [ca. 1:8,000,000].
Date: [1836..1845]
Creator: Lizars, W. H. (William Home), 1788-1859
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

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

[The southern portion of North America and the larger portion of South America]

Description: Map shows political boudaries; Texas as separate entity; Mexico encompasses California and New Mexico; Central America consists of "Guatimala." Includes text notes, cotidal lines, and time zones based on Greenwich mean time. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1836..1846]
Creator: J. & C. Walker (firm)
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Central America: Including Yucatan, Belize, Guatemala, Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua and the southern states of Mexico

Description: Map shows provinces of lower Mexico, countries comprising upper Central America, volcanoes, cities, towns, major roads, and mid-nineteenth century population statistics. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:7,000,000].
Date: 1842
Creator: J. & C. Walker (Firm)
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Central America II: Including Texas, California and the northern states of Mexico

Description: Map shows "Nueva or Upper California" [Southwest United States], Texas inclusive of Santa Fe, areas of Native American occupancy, major roads, Mexican provinces. Includes notes. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:7,250,000].
Date: 1846
Creator: Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain)
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

América Septentrional.

Description: Map shows North America, Central America, Greater Antilles, "America Rusa," "Nueva Bretana," "Virreinato de Mexico," the West Indies, and isolated portion of Pacific Coast as British possession. Native American areas of occupancy are also noted. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1805..1825]
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Colton's Mexico.

Description: Map shows cities and towns, Mexican states; New Mexico north of Arizona; proposed railroad and canal across Isthmus of Tehauntepec. Includes notes. Inset: "Territory and Isthmus of Tehuantepec." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:8,400,000].
Date: 1854
Creator: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893
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

Mexico, Mittel-America, Texas

Description: Map shows major cities and areas of Native American habitation in the southern half of the continental United States, Mexican states, Central America, and Texas. Texas boundary lines are to the Rio Grande. Includes legend; indexes to Mexican states, Central American countries, and mountains south of the twenty degree line of latitude. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale: [ca. 1:12,220,000].
Date: [1840..1860]
Creator: Flemming, C. (Carl), 1806-1878
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Texas & Pacific Railway and connections.

Description: Map shows railroad connections across the United States and into Mexico, steamship routes in the Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico, and the Caribbean Sea. Oklahoma is shown as "Indian Territory." Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1889..1890]
Creator: Texas & Pacific Railway
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the countries on the South Sea from Panama to Guayquil : For the Rev. Dr. Robertson's History of America.

Description: Map shows settlements for the Isthmus of Panama, "Kingdom of Tierra Firma," "New Kingdom of Granada," "Quito" and Peru along the northwest portion of South America; some roads and areas of Native American habitation. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1795
Creator: Kitchin, Thomas, d. 1784
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Central America and the West Indies from the latest and best authorities.

Description: Map shows West Indies sailing routes and related major cities and ports. Lower Mexico and northwest coast of South America is also shown and Texas is identified as a separate entity. Layouts of cities in port insets; parishes, towns and estates for inset of Jamaica. Includes key to "Abreviations of the Names of the Nations possessiong the West India Is." Insets: "The Harbour and City of Havana," "Jamaica," and "The Harbours of Port Royal & Kingston." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:13,000,000].
Date: [1840..1850]
Creator: Hall, Sidney
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Mexico and Central America to illustrate Harpers Gazetteer.

Description: Map shows sailing routes through the West Indies, major cities, and ports. Lower Mexico and northwest coast of South America is displayed and Texas is shown to be part of United States. Insets: "Jamaica," "The Harbours of Port Royal and Kingston," and "The Harbour and City of Havana." Includes key to "Abreviations of the Names of the Nations possessing the West India Is." and notes. Scale [ca. 1:13,000,000].
Date: 1855
Creator: McLellan, David
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Északi-Amerika.

Description: Map shows North and Central America, outlined areas of United States considered to be part of the Confederacy, the Union, and the states of Missouri, Kentucky, and Maryland as neither. Includes key to European claims in North America, key to volcanoes, and number key to New England states. Insets: "Az Aleuti Szigetcsoport" [Aleutian Islands]and "Kis Antillák" [Lesser Antilles Keys/Islands]. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:20,000,000].
Date: 1864
Creator: Heckenast, Gustav, 1811-1878.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
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