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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Tanner, Henry S.
Date:
1847
Short Title:
Cover: Mexico, United States of.
Publisher:
H.S. Tanner
Philadelphia
Type:
Covers
Obj Height cm:
16
Obj Width cm:
10
Country:
Mexico
State/Province:
Texas
Event:
Mexican U.S. War
Full Title:
(Covers to) A Map Of The United States Of Mexico, As organized and defined by the several Acts of the Congress of that Republic. Constructed from a great variety of Printed and Manuscript Documents by H.S. Tanner. Fifth edition, 1847. Published by H.S. Tanner. Entered ... 1846, by H.S. Tanner ... New York. (inset) Map Of The Roads &c. From Vera Cruz & Alvarado To Mexico. (inset) Harbor Of Vera Cruz.
List No:
5158A
Series No:
1
Publication Author:
Tanner, Henry S.
Pub Date:
1847
Pub Title:
A Map Of The United States Of Mexico, As organized and defined by the several Acts of the Congress of that Republic. Constructed from a great variety of Printed and Manuscript Documents by H.S. Tanner. Fifth edition, 1847. Published by H.S. Tanner. Entered ... 1846, by H.S. Tanner ... New York. (inset) Map Of The Roads &c. From Vera Cruz & Alvarado To Mexico. (inset) Harbor Of Vera Cruz.
Pub Reference:
Martin/Ristow p207-8 (A la Carte).
Pub Note:
This edition adds an inset map of "Harbor of Vera Cruz," and "Dates of Battles" listing seven battles of the Mexican War beginning with Palo Alto May 8, 1846 and ending with Vera Cruz, March 22 to 27, 1847. Gen Kearny's route from Ft. Leavenworth to Santa Fe is shown and labeled, along with other routes of battle (unlabeled) running from Texas south to La Puebla, Mexico. This is the last edition published by Tanner, according to Martin. It is the best edition in terms of showing the events of the Mexican War. See our 1846, third edition, #2822. Folded into dark brown cloth covers 15.5x10 with "Tanner's Travelling Map Of Mexico" stamped in gold. Full color.
Pub List No:
5158.000
Pub Type:
Pocket Map
Pub Maps:
1
Pub Height cm:
16
Pub Width cm:
10
Image No:
5158A
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 1998
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