Prontuario para la Formación de Cartas Corográficas, Memorias, Descriptivas y Militares:
Highly detailed instruction manual for drafting military charts and maps. Written in Spanish in neat script, the work was created in 1846 and dedicated to Mexican Minister of War, Juan Almonte. A folded map delineating triangulation points for mapping the Jalapa and Puebla, Mexico, area is included in the back of the volume. The cover of red morocco leather binding bears an Almonte bookplate.
Open for research.
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Gift/purchase from Michael Vinson, 2010.
Prontuario para la Formación de Cartas Corográficas, Memorias, Descriptivas y Militares, 1846, GA51, Special Collections, University of Texas at Arlington Library.
Accessioned as number 2010-138.
Finding aid was prepared by Brenda S. McClurkin on August 17, 2011.