Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Arrowsmith, Aaron; Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859
Date:
1810
Short Title:
Composite: Mexico.
Publisher:
A. Arrowsmith
London
Type:
Composite Map
Obj Height cm:
129
Obj Width cm:
158
Scale 1:
2,500,000
Note:
Engraved map on 4 sheets. Outline hand col. Relief shown by hachures. Shows settlements, roads, Indian tribes, rivers, etc. Scale of Valley of Mexico inset (ca. 1:363,000)
Reference:
Phillips. Maps of America, p. 408; Wheat, C.I. Mapping the transmississippi West, 295; Taliaferro, H.G. Cartographic sources in the Rosenberg Library, 202; Catalogue of maps of Hispanic America, v. 1, p. 85; Torres Lanzas, P. Relacion descriptiva de los mapas, planos, & de Mexico y Floridas, 500; Mayer, R.L. Mexico illustrado, p. 235, 32; Streeter Texas 1046A.
Country:
Mexico
State/Province:
California; Texas; U.S. West
Region:
Mexico, Valley of (Mexico)
Subject:
Indians
Full Title:
(Composite of) A new map of Mexico and adjacent provinces compiled from original documents by A. Arrowsmith, 1810. (with) Valley of Mexico, from Mr. Humboldt's map. (with) Veracruz. (with) Acapulco. London, Published 5th October 1810 by A. Arrowsmith, 10 Soho Square, Hydrographer to H.R.H. the Prince of Wales. Engraved by E. Jones.
List No:
5699.014
Page No:
VIII-XI
Series No:
17
Engraver or Printer:
Jones, Edward
Publication Author:
Alcedo, Antonio de, 1735-1812; Arrowsmith, Aaron; Thompson, George Alexander
Pub Date:
1819
Pub Title:
Atlas to Thompson's Alcedo; or dictionary of America & West Indies; collated with all the most recent authorities, and composed chiefly from scarce and original documents, for that work, by A. Arrowsmith, Hydrographer to His Royal Highness the Prince Regent. London: Printed by George Smeeton, Great Saint Martin's Lane, Charing Cross. 1819.
Pub Reference:
Cf. Phillips, 1174 (1816-(1817) ed.); NMM, 292 (1816 ed.); Phillips. Maps of America, p. 112 (1816 ed.)
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
5699.000
Pub Type:
Regional Atlas
Pub Maps:
19
Pub Height cm:
67
Pub Width cm:
55
Image No:
5699014
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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