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America

Description: Map of the western hemisphere; it is a hand-colored engraving showing settlements and topography. Countries are outlined in various colors.
Date: 1844
Creator: Arrowsmith, J.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Map of North America : showing its political divisions, and recent discoveries in the polar regions.

Description: Map shows major cities, Arctic expedition routes, partial coastline detail for the Arctic regions, "Esquimaux" in upper North American regions; British America, Danish Greenland, United States, Mexico, Central America and the West Indies; Eastern Hemisphere and Atlantic Ocean on verso. Includes routes of Arctic explorers and notes. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:29,000,000].
Date: 1887
Creator: Wm. M. Bradley & Bros.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of North America : showing its political divisions and recent discoveries in the polar regions.

Description: Map shows major cities, military posts, and political divisions; United States, Danish and British America, Central America; West Indies, Mexico, Alaska, British Columbia, and Canada; Esquimaux in upper regions of North America. Includes Arctic routes of exploration and notes. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:29,000,000] and [ca. 1:2,900,000].
Date: 1875
Creator: Williams, W. (Wellington)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A map showing the principal voyages of discovery to America, 1492 to 1611.

Description: Map shows routes of the early explorers across the Atlantic Ocean to the Americas and Africa; inland explorations across the Americas; early political divisions. Includes names of explorers, dates, notes, and key to colors by European power. Scale not given.
Date: 1905
Creator: C.S. Hammond & Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of North America : showing its political divisions and recent discoveries in the polar regions.

Description: Map shows major cities, military posts, and political divisions; United States, Danish and British America, Central America; West Indies, Mexico, Alaska, British Columbia, and Canada; Esquimaux in upper regions of North America. Includes Arctic routes of exploration and notes. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:29,000,000] and [ca. 1:2,900,000].
Date: 1879
Creator: Williams, W. (Wellington)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of North America : showing its political divisions and recent discoveries in the polar regions.

Description: Map shows major cities, military posts, and political divisions; United States, Danish and British America, Central America; West Indies, Mexico, Alaska, British Columbia, and Canada; Esquimaux in upper regions of North America. Includes Arctic routes of exploration and notes. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:29,000,000] and [ca. 1:2,900,000].
Date: 1879
Creator: Williams, W. (Wellington)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the original thirteen colonies.

Description: Map shows boundaries of the original British colonies in North America which later comprised the early United States; military posts, areas of Native American habitation, and major settlements. Includes historical notes, tables of statistics, and an illustration. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1879
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus, Jr. (Samuel Augustus)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the original thirteen colonies.

Description: Map shows boundaries of the original British colonies in North America which later comprised the early United States; military posts, areas of Native American habitation, and major settlements. Includes historical notes, tables of statistics, and an illustration. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1879
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus, Jr. (Samuel Augustus)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

North America : performed under the patronage of Louis Duke of Orleans, First Prince of the Blood [Sheet 2].

Description: Map shows provinces, cities, towns, forts, Native American villages, tribal territory, shoals, banks, and other navigational hazards off the coast of Nova Scotia. Includes text of historical and descriptive notes. Inset: [Map showing the Bays of Hudson and Bylot]. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:6,000,000].
Date: 1752
Creator: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new map of the north parts of America claimed by France under ye names of Louisiana, Mississipi, Canada, and New France with ye adjoining territories of England and Spain : to Thomas Bromsall, esq., this map of Louisiana, Mississipi & c. is most humbly dedicated, H. Moll, geographer.

Description: Map shows early eighteenth century North American geography, roads, settlements, areas of Native American habitation, and navigational routes. Includes notes and illustration. Insets: "The harbour of Annapolis Royal," "A map of ye mouth of Mississipi and Mobile Rivers & c.," and "The Indian Fort Sasquesahanok." Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings on insets. Scale [ca. 1:7,000,000].
Date: 1720
Creator: Moll, Herman, d. 1732
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new map of North America, with the West India Islands : Divided according to the preliminary articles of peace, signed at Versailles, 20, Jan. 1783. Wherein are particularly distinguished the United States and the several provinces, governments & ca. which compose the British dominions; Laid down according to the latest surveys and corrected from the original materials, of Goverr. Pownall, Membr. of Parliamt. 1783 [Sheet 2].

Description: Map shows the geography, some settlements, and some Native American habitation in late eighteenth century Central America. Includes historical notes, text, and inset: "The passage by land to California, discover'd by Father Eusebius Francis Kino, a Jesuit; between the years 1698 and 1701, before which, and for a considerable time since California has always been described in all charts & maps as an island." Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:5,000,000].
Date: 1794
Creator: Pownall, Thomas, 1722-1805
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Nouvelle carte du Mexique, du Texas et d'une partie des états limitrophes.

Description: Map shows the geography and settlements of 1840 Mexico and the Republic of Texas along with adjoining areas of the United States. Insets: "détails des environs de Mexico et de la Vera-Cruz" [details near Mexico City and Vera Cruz] and "complément de la carte donnant le Yucatan et une partie des provinces unies de l'Amérique Centrale" [supplement to the map for the Yucatan part of the United Provinces of Central America]. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:5,000,000].
Date: 1840
Creator: Brué, Adrien Hubert, 1786-1832
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Amérique septentrionale : Publiée sous les auspices de Monseigneur le duc d'Orleans [Sheet 1].

Description: Map shows the geography, settlements, and Native American habitation in mid-eighteenth century North America that spans a majority of the the continent from the eastern coast to the Rio Grande region of "Nouveau Mexique." Inset: [Baffin Bay, Hudson Bay, Labrador, and Greenland]. Scale undetermined.
Date: 1746
Creator: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'. 1697-1782
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte générale du Golfe du Mexique.

Description: Map shows sailing routes, coastal detail for the Gulf of Mexico along the Yucatan peninsula, Mexico, the United States, and the Florida peninsula; place names along the coast, lighthouse locations by color, islands, and notable physical features; inland route for the New Orleans area; the Florida Straits and the Atlantic coastline of eastern Florida; majority of Cuban coastline. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Depths shown by soundings. Soundings in meters. Scale not given.
Date: 1862
Creator: Robiquet, Aimé
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new map of North America, with the West India Islands : Divided according to the preliminary articles of peace, signed at Versailles, 20, Jan. 1783. Wherein are particularly distinguished the United States and the several provinces, governments & ca. which compose the British dominions; Laid down according to the latest surveys and corrected from the original materials, of Goverr. Pownall, Membr. of Parliamt. 1783 [Sheet 1].

Description: Map shows the geography, some settlements, and some Native American habitation in late eighteenth century North America. Includes historical notes, text, and inset: "A particular map of Baffin and Hudson's Bay." Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:5,000,000].
Date: 1794
Creator: Pownall, Thomas, 1722-1805
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte du golphe du Méxique et des isles Antilles: reduite de la grande carte angloise de Popple.

Description: Map showing inland settlements of coastal lands of the North, Central, and South Americas along the Gulf of Mexico; Gulf and Pacific coasts of New Spain; islands and ship channels of the Caribbean and Atlantic areas including the West Indies and Bermuda. Includes text and color key to European possessions; key to rivers in the Gulf of Panama. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Scale not given.
Date: 1780
Creator: Buache, Philippe, 1700-1773
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new map of the north parts of America claimed by France under ye names of Louisiana, Mississipi, Canada, and New France with ye adjoining territories of England and Spain : to Thomas Bromsall, esq., this map of Louisiana, Mississipi & c. is most humbly dedicated, H. Moll, geographer.

Description: Map shows early eighteenth century North American geography, roads, settlements, areas of Native American habitation, and navigational routes. Includes notes and illustration. Insets: "The harbour of Annapolis Royal," "A map of ye mouth of Mississipi and Mobile Rivers & c.," and "The Indian Fort Sasquesahanok." Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings on insets. Scale [ca. 1:7,000,000].
Date: 1720
Creator: Moll, Herman, d. 1732
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

America del Nord

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.
Date: unknown
Creator: Richter, Albert
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte de l'Amerique et des Mers voisines

Description: This map shows the western hemisphere including North and South America and western portions of Europe and Africa. Some countries are labeled and bodies of water and geographic features are also marked (with relief shown pictorially). Prime Meridian: Paris.
Date: 1763
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of North America: Engraved to Illustrate Mitchell's New Intermediate Geography.

Description: This map shows North and Central America and some of the surrounding areas. Countries and regions are shaded in various colors. Major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures and spot heights as well as depth by form lines). Scale [ca. 1:34,957,000]. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. The back of the map contains a page of text titled "Questions on the Map of the Eastern Hemisphere" (not included) at the top of the page and then text on the bottom half titled "The Western Hemisphere" (to the left) and "The Eastern Hemisphere" (to the right). The text in the bottom half of the page appears to be numberd facts and information regarding different regions of the world with accompanying questions in the footer.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library