The Benson Latin American Collection

Early Maps in the Benson Latin American Collection



Descriptive Summary

Creator Benson Latin American Collection: Miscellaneous Collections
Title Early Maps in the Benson Latin American Collection
Dates: c.1500-1968
Abstract Collection of early and rare maps from Central and South America, the Caribbean, and the Southwest United States specially cataloged at the Benson Latin American Collection.
Extent
Language Spanish
Repository Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents Note

Pictorial, topographical, and political maps, dating from c.1500 to 1968, in the Rare Books and Manuscripts collection at the Benson Latin American Collection. The maps are arranged generally according to their geographical location, and are described in the card catalog in the Rare Books and Manuscripts reading room. This guide is only a partial listing. A link is provided for those maps that have been digitized for viewing via the Internet.


 

Arrangement

The Benson's early and rare maps are shelved numerically by map number. The map number consists of an "M" signifying "map," followed by a number based on the Dewey Decimal classification for geographical location, and a date or approximate date of the map. Map numbers are listed below under the "Box" heading.

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

The use of some fragile materials may be restricted due to preservation concerns.


Index Terms

The Rare Map Collection is classified under the following Subject Headings:
Mexico--Maps.
Mexico--Maps--Early works to 1800.
South America--Maps.
Peru--Maps.
West Indies--Maps.

Related Material

Many other maps in the Benson Latin American Collection are available in the Rare Books and Manuscripts Reading Room.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Map [map number], Benson Latin American Collection, General Libraries, the University of Texas at Austin.


Map Inventory

 

Argentina

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918.2 M349n Marrazzo, Javier. Untitled, 1921.
Map of Argentina, 1921, removed from Nuevo diccionario geográfico histórico de la Rep. Arg.
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M 982 1561m Manso, Andres de. Plano que comprehende las miciones de Cordillera y las Nuevas Reduciones pertenecientes al partido de Sta. Cruz y los demas pueblos de Barbaros, que hai hasta el Rio Parapyty, 1561.
Scale. 33x23 cm; 13x9 in.



 

Belize

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M 972.82 B472 v.1 no.8 Belize (British Honduras). Carta del Territorio de Belice...aumentada con otros datos...por Antonio García Cubas, 186-.
Color; "millas inglesas de 69 al grado", 15x26.5 cm.



 

Bolivia

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M 984 1845a Arrowsmith, John. Mapa Topográfica de la República de Bolivia con la topografía de las fronteras limitrofas, mandado levantar por el Exmo. Sr. Presidente José Bulliviar y formado por el Coronel de Ingenieros Felipe Denires, 1845.
Arrowsmith of London. 52x62 cm; 20½x24½ in.
Colored, relief map of the area, showing the Gran Chaco region.



 

Brazil

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M 981 1752m Monteiro de Carvalho, Ioze. Mapa dos confins do Brasil, com as terras da Corca de Espanha na America Meridionnal. Pelo Ajude. Engenheiro Ioze Monteiro de Carvalho oque está de Amarello he aque òccùpaõ os Portugueses. Oque está de cor de Rosa he oque tem occupado os Esp oes E o que fica em branco athéagora naõ se acha occupado, anno de 1752.
Facsimile of the secret map sent by the King of Portugal to his sister, the Infanta doña Barbara, Queen of Spain, according to the secret Spanish and Portuguese documents. Colored Flat map of the area. 40x25 cm; 15¾x9¾ in.



 

Chile

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M 983 1914 Mapa de los ferrocarriles en explotación y en construcción de la república de Chile, año 1914.
85x193 cm.



 

Mexico

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General
M 001 1771f Fora, Nicolas de la. Nueba idea del Plano de un Presidio de las Provincias internas sobre lo que se han de construir los que se ban á eregir, 1771.
49x33 cm; 19¼x13 in.
Colored plan of a typical presidio with a key showing the differenct quarters. Two notas by Nicolas de la Fora and Francisco Machado. Scale in varas.
M 001 18--d Distance Chart. Perpendicular y recta busca de una a otra ciudad, y del angulo que forma el número tomarás. 18--.
Handwritten original. 33x22½ cm; 13x8¾ in.
Includes distances of cities in Spain, the European continent, and Mexico.
M 001 18--h Henier, Arthur. Sitio de Sierras de la pertenencia del Ciudadano Francisco Perez. 18--.
35½x32 cm; 14x12½ in.
Flat plan of the area in a square block; scale in varas.
M 001 18--m2 Mapa y tabla geografica de leguas comunesque hay de unos a otros lugares, y ciudades principales de la America septentrional, 18--.
Handwritten original. Coat of arms. 39x29 cm; 15¼x11¼ in.
Distance chart of places in Mexico.
M 001 18--m3 Michaud, Julio. Casas de campo de los Alrrededores de Mexico. Propiedad del Sr.D. Michaud en la colonia de Napoles, 18--.
J.L. Bueron, Arch.; litog. de M.D. Rivera. 44x29 cm; 17¾x11½ in.
Picture, in color, of the house; floor plans of the house; key to rooms.
M 001 1803e Estado gral. Del real hospicio de pobres de N.E. del recivo y gasto; trabajos y destinos servidos por Jesus, Pobres &c. desde 19 de Marzo de 1774 a 31 de diciembre de 1803, 1803.
62x85 cm; 24½x33½ in.
Handwritten chart of the charity of the years between 1774 and 1803.
M 001 1831l Lopez de Ocampo, Manuel. República Federál. Estado general que manifiesta su censo, y número de Hmas. ecsistentes en los Estados y Territorios de la República Méxicana, el año de 1831, 1831.
Handwritten original. 55x36 cm; 21¾x14 in.
Chart showing the population of the country. Mexican coat of arms.
M 001 1864a Aguado, M. Arbol Cronologico Geografico del Descubrimiento de las Americas, 1864.
In color. 41x46 cm; 16x18 in.
Picture tree of the discovery of the Americas with each country depicted as a circle on the tree and a brief outline; imperial coat of arms; notas.
73.11.3 Lafora, Nicolás de. Mapa de la Frontera del Virreinato de Nueva España nuevamente construido por el Ing. Ordinario D. Nicolás de Lafora sobre las observaciones de latitud que hizo. Rumbos y distancias que observó en su viaje a aquellos Países, en el que se manifiesta el Proyecto de su Defensa del Exmo Sr. Marqués de Rubí, y de dicho Ingeniero, aprobado en la Junta de Guerra y Hacienda, que se tuvo en esta Capital el 27 de julio de 1771. Mexico, a 30 de agosto de 1771 s/Nicolás de Lafora [rubric], 1771.
36.3x71.3 cm.
Photostat, Madrid, Min.War stamped Library of Congress-Map Division, June 1927.
M 282 1500a Alcocer, Ignacio. Templo Mayor de los Aztecas Reconstruido segun las medidas señaladas por la mayor parte de los autores primitivos, 1500.
Scale. 33x57 cm; 13x22½ in.
Colored picture and flat plan of the Main Temple. Construyó y dibujó A.M. Acevedo.
M 929.3 1878a Arbol genealogico de la descendencia legitima del Emperador Moctezuma, hasta 1878. Linea de los Abadiano Espinola Cano Moctezuma, 1878.
69x94 cm; 27x37 in.
The legitimate descendants of this line are given from c. 1500.
M 929.3 1884a Arbol genealogico de los descendientes del principe Don Pedro de Moctezuma, hijo legitimo del Emperador Moctezuma II, c. 1500 to 1884.
69x90 cm; 27¼x35½ in.
[M] 972 Ab22m cop.1 Mexico and the United States and their mutual relations, 186[?].
M 972 1684b Bolton, H.E. Map of Mexico, 1684.
146x87 cm; 57½x34 in.
Property of H.E. Bolton. Black and tan, flat map with places written on in pencil.
M 972 1752e Eman, Bowen. A New & Accurate Map of Mexico or New Spain together with California, New Mexico &c. Drawn from the best Modern Maps & Charts & Regulated by Astronl. Observns, 1752.
16½x35 cm; 42x13¾ in.
Brown and white relief; an inset shows the Gallipago Islands, Discovered & Described by Capt. Cowley in 1684. English and French leagues.
M 972 1779d D'anville. Carte du Mexique et de la Nouvelle Espagne, Contenant la Partie Australe de L'Amérique Septentle, 1779.
59x44 cm; 23x17¼ in.
Negative photostat, flat, showing Mexico, Lower California, Central America, and Florida, and a portion of Cuba. M. Remondeau Litog.
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M 972 1814t Thomson. Spanish North America, 1814.
Drawn and engraved for Thomsons New General Atlas. 62x51 cm; 24½x20 in.
Colored, relief map showing the political divisions of Mexico and a part of Guatemala. Scale of British miles and of Spanish leagues. [Photographic negative available]
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M 972 1819l Lucas, F., publisher. Mexico, 1819.
26x21 cm; 10¼x8¼ in.
Colored, relief map of Mexico showing the political divisions. Part of Central America is included. Scale of British miles.
M 972 1819m Mexique , 1819.
30x22 cm; 11¾x8¾ in.
Negative photostat, flat, political divisions of Mexico. Forida and Cuba, and Central America are also included. Scale of miles. Gravé par J.B. Tardieu. From the original in the Texas State Library.
M 972 c.1823m Mexico and Internal Provinces, 1823.
36x32 cm; 14x12½ in.
Black and white with yellow boundaries and some pink, in relief. The map shows Mexico with its political divisions and a small part of Guatemala.
[see: M 972 c.1823m] Finlayson, J. Mexico and Internal Provinces, "prepared from Humboldt's map... by J. Finlayson." 182[?].
Color. 38x37.8 cm.
Engraved by Young & Delleker. H.C. Carey & I. Lea, Philadelphia. Similar to, but more detailed than M 972 c.1823m.
M 972 1824t The United States of Mexico. Guatemala or the United Provinces of Central America, 1824.
27x32 cm; 10¾x12½ in.
Colored, relief map showing the political divisions of Mexico and of Central America. Scale of American miles.
M 972 1825b Brué. Carte Générale des Êtats-Unis Mexicains et des Provinces-Unies de L'Amérique Centrale. Guatemala ou Provinces-Unies de L'Amérique Centrale, 1825.
36x51 cm; 14¼x20 in.
Colored relief map showing the political divisions of Mexico and Central America. Gravé L'Auteur. The map is in French.
M 972 1825t Tanner, H.S. A Map of the United States of Mexico as organized and defined by the several acts of the Congress of that Republic, 1825.
75x58 cm; 29½x22¾ in.
Negative photostat in relief from the Texas State Library. Includes insets of a table of distances, map of the roads &c. from Veracruz & Alvarado to Mexico, and statistical tables. Scale of miles. Printed in Pennsylvania.
M 972 1828h Hall, Sidney. Mexico and Guatemala, 1828.
50x41 cm; 19¾x16 in.
Positive photostat, relief showing the political divisions of Mexico and Guatemala. Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and California are included. Scale of English miles and Spanish leagues. Published by Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green, London.
M 972 1828w White, Gallaher, White. Mapa de los Estados Unidos de Méjico. Según lo organizado y definido por las varias actas del Congreso de dicha Republica y construido por las mejores autoridades, 1828.
103x62 cm; 40½x28½ in.
Negative photostat, relief, showing all of Mexico, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and California. Insets: Tabla de distancias, tabla estadisticia, y Carta de los caminos &c. desde Veracruz y Alvarado a Méjico. Coat of arms. Original from the Texas State Library.
M 972 1829l Lopie. Carte des Etats-Unis du Méxique. Carte du Guatemala ou Provinces-Unies de L'Amérique Centrale, 1829.
50x66 cm; 19¾x26 in.
A colored, relief map showing the political divisions of the area. Modern southwest United States is included. Gravé par Lallemand. Inset shows Central America. In French. Paris, 1829.
M 972 1830m Mexico, Guatemala, and the West Indies, 1830.
25½x19½ cm; 10x7¾ in.
Colored, relief map of the area showing the political divisions. Modern Southwest United States is included. Cuba, Haiti, Puerto Rico, and Central America are given. Scale of miles. An information sheet is attached.
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M 972 1834t Tanner, H.S. Mexico & Guatemala, 1834.
Engraved by J. Knight, pub. Carey & Hart. Taken from Tanner's Universal Atlas [1844?]. 35½x28½ cm; 14x11¼ in.
Colored, relief map showing the political divisions of all of Mexico at the time. Insets include: Guatemala or Central America, and the Valley of Mexico. Explanation, scale of miles.
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M 972 1834t2 Tanner, H.S. Mexico & Guatemala, 1834.
Engraved by J. Knight, pub. Carey & Hart. Taken from Tanner's Universal Atlas. 36x28 cm; 14x11 in.
Colored, relief map showing the political divisions of all of Mexico at the time. Insets include: Guatemala or Central America, and the Valley of Mexico. Scale of miles.
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M 972 1837c Congreso General Mejicano. Mapa de los Estados Unidos Mejicanos, 1837.
Publicado por Rosa, Paris. Bound in folder form on heavy paper. 78x51½ cm; 21¼x22¾ in.
Colored, relief map of all of Mexico showing the political divisions. Insets: Mapa de los Caminos &c. de Vera Cruz y Alvarado á Mejico; Tablas de las Distancias. Escala.
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M 972 1839t The United States of Mexico, 1839.
27x32 cm; 10½x12½ in.
Guatemala or the United Provinces of Central America. Colored, relief map of Mexico and Central America showing the political divisions. Scale of American miles.
M 972 1840f Fisher. Mexico &c, 1840.
A colored, relief map of all of Mexico and of Central America showing the political divisions. The map seems to be quite inaccurate for its date. British miles, Spanish leagues. James Bingley, sculp.
M 972 1846d Disturnell, J., publisher. Mapa de los Estados Unidos de Méjico. 1846.
101x75 cm; 40x29½ in.
Negative photostat in relief. Insets: Carta de los Caminos &c. desde Veracruz y Alvarado a Méjico; Tabla Estadistica; Tabla de Distancias. Scale of English miles. Coat of arms. New York, 1846. From the Library of Congress.
M 972 1850d Disturnell, J., publisher. Mapa de los Estados Unidos de Méjico, California &c. segun lo organizado y definido por las varias actas del Congreso de dicha República: y construido por las mejores autoridades, 1850.
104x74 cm; 41x29 in.
Colored, relief map showing the political divisions of the country. Insets: Carta de los Caminos &c. desde Veracruz y Alvarado a Méjico; Tabla Estadistica, de Distancias; Perfiles; Obispados; Ciudades de Veracruz, Tampico, Monterey; Battleground diagrams; coat of arms. New York, 1850.
M 972 1850t Thomas, Cowperthwaite, & Co. Mexico & Guatemala. 1850.
38x30½ cm; 15x12 in.
Colored, relief map showing the political divisions of the area. Insets: Central America; Valley of Mexico. Scale of miles. Explanation. Philadelphia, 1850.
M 972 1851c Congreso General Mejicano. 1851.
72½x58 cm; 28½x23¾ in.
Colored, relief map of the area showing political divisions. Insets: Mapa de los Caminos &c. de Veracruz y Alvarado a Mejico; Tablas de las Distancias. Escala. Publicado por Rosa, Paris, 1851. Folder form.
M 972 1854c Colton, J.H. Mexico. 1854.
37x29½ cm; 14½x11½ in.
Colored, relief map of the area showing the political divisions. Inset: Territory and Isthmus of Tehuantepec. Scale of miles.
M 972 1854j Johnson and Ward. Mexico. 1854.
39x31½ cm; 15½x12½ in.
Colored, relief map of the area showing the political divisions. Inset: Territory and Isthmus of Tehuantepec. Scale of miles.
M 972 1855c Colton, J.H. Mexico. 1855.
39x32 cm; 15¾x12½ in.
Colored, relief map of the area showing the political divisions. Inset: Territory and Isthmus of Tehuantepec. Scale of miles.
M 972 1862a Andriveau-Goujon, E. Carte Générale des Etats-Unis et du Mexique comprenant L'Amérique Centrale et les Antilles. 1862.
91x62 cm; 35¾x24½ in.
Colored relief map of the United States, Mexico, and the West Indies. Insets: Central America, Atlantic Ocean, New York area, Lesser Antilles, Legend, scale in kilometers and Br. miles. Dressée par A. Vuillemin, Paris. The map is in French, mounted on heavy backing. The map is in French, mounted on heavy backing.
M 1862k Kierpert, H. Map of Mexico constructed from all available materials and corrected to 1862. Karte von Mexico überdruck aus desselben Karte des nördlichen tropischen America in 6 Bl. 1856 mit neuen Berichtigungen 1862, Berlin, Dietrich Reimer, 1862.
70x57 cm; 27½x22½ in.
Colored, relief map of the area. Lower California is not shown. British miles, Mexican leagues, and German miles.
M 972 1863v Vuillemin, A. Nouvelle Carte Physique et Politique du Mexique pour servir a l'intelligence des opérations militaires de l'armée française, 1863.
81x66½ cm; 32x22¼ in.
Colored, relief map of Mexico. Insets: Plan du Plateau de Mexico et des environs de la Veracruz; Explanation. Scale of Spanish leagues and kilometers. Litog. de Pepin-Malherbe; dresée d'après: Humboldt, Berghaus, Kiepert et Colton.
M 972 1872o Ortiz, Cristobal. Carta Telegrafica de la Republica Mexicana, Expresando las Lineas actualmente establecidas, los pueblos importantes y lugares por donde pudieran estenderse aquellas, 1872.
74x52 cm; 29x20½ in.
Colored, flat map of Mexico. Insets: Tarifa General; Esplicacion de los signos. Al Sr. Lic. Dn. Sebastian Lerdo de Tejada. Litog. de H. Iriarts. Coat of arms. Kilómetros. 2 copies; 1 fully colored with names of states.
M 972 R150c Cuesta, Manuel de la. Plano del camino de México al Puente Grande de Cuautitlan,
45x25 cm; 17¾x9¾ in.
Black and white relief map showing the towns the road passes through. Scale of miles. Lit. de Decaen.
Coahuila
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M 972.13 1828a Alvarez, Miguel. Mapa de los Estados de Parras, 1828.
36x61½cm; 14x24¼ in.
Detailed relief map of the area in Coahuila from the original of S.M.L. Staples. One original and one photostat, negative.
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Sonora
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M 972.15 1752b Balthazar, Juan Antonio. Visita de las Missiones en Sonora, y Sus Contornos, 1752.
56x41 cm; 22x16¼ in.
Colored map of the region of Sonora in relief, with tables showing Los Partidos of San Francisco Xavier, San Francisco de Borja, and Santos Martyres.
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Guadalajara
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M 972.32 1800g guad Guadalajara. Facsimile de un plano de la Ciudad de Guadalajara como se hallaba en el año de 1800; Plan de la Ciudad de Guadalaxara Capital del Reyno de Nueva Galicia. Dedicado á el Yllmo. Sor. Doctor Dn. Juan Cruz Ruiz de Cabañas del Conso. de S. Md. Digno Obispo de esta Diacesis, 1800.
53x43½ cm; 20¾x17¼ in.
Colored, flat picture map showing the city blocks. Explanation is included.
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M 972.32 1816l Lopez, Manuel Lopez. Plano Topográfico de la Laguna de Chapala Pueblos y Haciendas de su Circunferencia. Al Exmo. Sr. D. Juan Ruiz de Apodaca Virey Governador y Capitán Gral. de esta N.E. &.&. dedicó este plano D. Manuel Lopez Lopez Pensionado que fue de su Rl. Academia de S. Carlos quien dibujó y ...., 1816.
Ymprenta de Estampas. 54x34½ cm; 21¼x13¾ in.
Black and white, relief.
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Yucatán
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M 972.34 1794p vall Plan, o Mapa de la Nobilissima Ciudad de Vallodolid, Divisida en 4 Quarteles principales ó mayores, y subdivida en 8 menores de órden del Excm. Señor Don Miguel la Gua. Talamanca y Granciforte, Marqués de Branciforte, Virrey, Gobernator y Capitan General de esta N.E. 30 de Octubre de 1794.
55x38 cm; 21¾x15 in.
Colored, flat map of the city, 2 coats of arms.
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Guanajuato
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M 972.44 17--l leon Leon. Mapa y Plan Orisontal que manifiesta la Villa de León con sus Barrios, Pueblos calles y cuadras, 17--.
62½x47 cm; 24½x18½ in.
Colored, flat map with a detailed explanation by numbers of the different points of interest.
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Querétaro
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M 972.45 1796r quer Ruiz Calado, Joseph Ignacio. Plano de Querétaro, sin leyenda, grabado en cobre, que se encuentra en la "Ordendnza que para la division de la M. Noble y Leal Ciudad de Santiago de Querétaro en quarteles menores, creación de alcaldes de ellos, y reglas para su gobierno..., 1796.
62x38 cm; 24½x15 in.
City street plan in brown ink on white with read and green colored in; a picture map; coat of arms of the city shown.
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M 972.45 1840ca Camargo, Francisco. Mapa Geográfico del Estado de Querétaro, 1840.
61x46½ cm; 24x18¼ in. [2 copies]
Inset: Explicación. Orange, black and white, relief. Dedicated to D. Rafael Durán.
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Puebla
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M 972.47 1754m pueb Marianus A Medina, Bs. Josephs Deliel. La Nobilisima y mui Leal Ciudad de los Angeles fue fundada el Año de 1531 al 6 de Abril, Gobernando la España, el Sr. Emperador Carlos V, y la Catholica Yglesia la Santidad de Alexandro VI. Grabado en cobre, Jph. Ortiz Carnero, engraver, Atlixco, 1754.
58½x43 cm; 23x17 in.
Street plans of the city, flat, with drawings and the coat of arms. Table of places and explanation of the map.
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Valle de México
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M 972.51 16--m Montes de Oca, J. Tepeyaca, Santiago, Atzacualco, Santa Ysabel, Zacatenco, Tecoma, San Lorenzo, etc, 16--.
33x28 cm; 13x11 in.
Picture map of the section of the valley where the miracle of the Virgin of Guadlupe took place. Brown and white picture map, relief. Without legend.
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M 975.51 17--m Montes de Oca, J. Tepeyacac, Santiago, Atzacualco, Santa Ysabel, Zacatenco, Tecoma, San Lorenzo, etc., 17--.
49x37¼ cm; 19¼x13¾ in.
Picture map of the section of the valley where the miracle of the Virgin of Guadalupe took place. Colored, relief, handmade.
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M 972.51 1785l Lopez, Juan. Mapa de las Cercanias de Mexico, que combrehende todos sus lugares y rios; las Lagunas de Tescuco, Chalco, Xichimilco, Sn Christobal, Zumpango y Oculma, 1785.
Por D. Juan Lopez, Pensionista de S.M. de la Rl. Academia de Buenas Letras de Sevilla, y de la Sociedad de Asturias. 40x37 cm; 15¾x14½ in.
Black and white, relief
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México D.F.
M 001 1816m Mazo y Aviles, Jose delEstado que manifiesta el arreglo del Alumbrado de est Capital para que los Guardas tengan sus Faroles, 1816.
Handwritten original. 71½x50 cm; 28¼x19¾ in.
Chart showing the position that lights are to be places along the streets in Mexico City.
M 282 1835f Fernandez de Silva, FranciscoEstado que manifiesta la cobranza de las casas pertenecientes a la Provincia de los R.R.P.F. Carmelitas de esta Ciudad, desde l de julio de fin de septiembre de 1835, 1835.
Handwritten original. 65x49½ cm; 25½x19½ in.
A financial report of the Carmelites in Mexico City.
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M 972.53 1628g mexi Gomez de Trasmonte, Juan. Forma y Levantado de La Ciudad de Mexico por la correspondencia de los numeros se halan en esta copie loss conuentos y cosas enalados, 1628.
56x43 cm; 22x17 in.
A colored, picutre map, semi-relief, showing public buildings, churches and convents, and city blocks.
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M 972.53 1793g mexi García, Lt. Col. Count Don Diego. [A plan of the City of Mexico], 1793.
Published by Murray of London. 34½x30½ cm; 13¾x12 in.
Black and white, flat map of the city showing the city blocks. Two insets give information about streets, buildings, and convents.
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Veracruz
M 001 17--r Resumen general de las Personas que Havitan en la calle segunda de la Monterilla y siguientes, 17--.
Handwritten original. 45x65 cm; 16¾x25½ in.
The chart shows the number of boys, girls, men and women by Españoles, Indios, Mestizos, Castizos, Coyotes, Cambujos, Negros, Mulatos, Moriscos, Albinos, Chinos, Torna atras, Tente en el Aire, Lobos, Franceses.
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M 972.61 1628p vera Puerto de la Vera Cruz Nueva con la Fuerça de San Juan de Ulua en el Reino de La Nueva Expaña en el Mar del Norte. Tiene la Ciudad Longitud 1200 varas la Fuerça tiene de Longitud 195 varas tiene La Canal desde tierra asta la Fuerça 200 varas, 1628.
Litog. A. Ruffoni. 62x55 cm; 24½x21¾ in.
A colored map of the port and fort. See also: G-M 972.61 P962
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M 972.61 1846g vera García, Francisco. Veracruz, Obsequio á los Sres. Suscritores del Diario de Avisos, 1846.
Tomado en Globo, Litog. C. Castro. 41x30 cm; 16x11¾ in.
Black and white picture map in semi-relief showing the city, its fortifications, and San Juan de Ulca.
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Guerrero
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M 972.71 1628b acap Boot, A. Puerto de Acapulco en el Reino de la Nueva Expaña en el Mar del Sur. Litog. Ruffoni, 1628.
56x43 cm; 22x17 in.
A colored, picture relief map of the area with an explanation of the letters used.
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Oaxaca
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M 972.72 1840c Carriedo, Juan B. Mapa del Departamento Oaxaqueño que dedicó al Sr. Director D. Higinio Castañeda, 1840.
63.47 cm; 24¾x18½ in.
Colored, relief map of the area.
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M 972.72 1848s oaxa Sabalkanski, Conde Antonio Diebitech de. Oajaca 1848 de órden del Exmo. Sr. Gobernador D. Benito Juárez, 1848.
77x68cm; 30¼x26¾ in.
Colored, flat map showing the city blocks and buildings. An inset lists convents, monasteries, churches, public buildings, plazas and parks. Litog. de Salazar. Scale-varas.
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Northern Mexico and the United States

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M 972 1725h Homanno, John Baptista. Regni Mexicani seu Novae Hispaniae, Ludovicianae, N. Angliae, Carolinae, Virginae et Pensylvaniae, 1725.
30x18½ cm; 11¾x47 in.
Negative photostat showing only one half of the entire map. Flat. Original in the Texas State Library.
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M 973 1653j Jansson, Jan. Nova Hispania et Nova Galicia, 1653.
49x35 cm; 19¼x13¾ in.
Black and white relief map of the entral portion of Mexico taken from Nueva Atlas ó Teatro de todo el mundo. Explanation and coat of arms are given.
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M 973 17--m Mexico, Northeast and South Texas. Positive photostat showing rivers, towns, and mountains of the area. Early and inaccurate. 1700s.
15½x21 cm; 6¼x8¼ in.
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M 973 1750 Mexico, northern section. [Villages and haciendas, south of the Rio Grande, Tlascaltecos and Chichimecos, 1750.
45x58 cm; 17¾x23 in.
A colored, picture map on brown background, flat. Leguas del presente mapa; explanation of symbols.
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M 973 1756p Prieto, Alejandro. Mapa de la Sierra Gorda, y Costa de el Seno Mexicano desde la Ciudad de Querétaro, situada, cerca de los 21 gs. hasta los 28½ en que está, la Bahia de el Espiritu Santo, sus Rios, Ensenadas, etc., 1756.
54x71½ cm; 21¼x28 in.
Colored flat copy in 1873. Inset explaining the source and legend.
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M 973 1774c Crame. Istmo de Tehuantepec y Curso del Rio de Goazacoalcos, 1774.
37x71 cm; 14½x28 in.
Colored, picture map in relief with a large amount of information about the area in Spanish in the margin and on the back of the map.
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M 973 1817d Delgdo y Fuente, Jose Maria. Plano de las Jurisdicciones de Tetepango, Tula, Actopan y parte de la de Zumpango de la Laguna, Provincia del Mexquital con otros muchos pueblos..., 1817.
59½x42 cm; 23½x16½ in.
Colored, relief map of central Mexico. Nota; Explicación de las señales. Escala de leguas. Coat of arms.
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Paraguay

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M 989 1720s Seuttero, Matthaeo. Paraguariae Provinciae Soc. Iesu cum adjacentibus Novissima Descriptio post iteratas peregrinationes, et plures observationes Patrum Missionariorum ejusem Soc. tum hujus Provinciae, cum et Peruanae accuratissimè delin. à Matthaeo Seuttero, Calc., August. Admodum R. in Ghristo Patri suo P. Michaeli Angelo Tamburino soc. Iesu praep. Generali XIV, 1720.
49x58 cm; 19¼x22¾ in.
Colored relief map of the area showing all the cities and missions of the Jesuits. Scale in Spanish miles.
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Peru

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M 985 1700v Vander Aa, Pierre. Le Perou Grand Pays de l'Amerique Meridionale, dresé sur les observations de ceux qui l'ont decouvert, et tout recemment donné au Public par Pierre Vander AA, Marchand Libraire a Leide, 1700.
35½x29 cm; 14x11½ in.
Colored reilif map of Peru. Scale in German and French Miles.
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South America?General

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[M] 918.6 Or8a Orton, James. Map of Equatorial America. 186[?].
Black & White. 24x71½ cm.
from text: GZ 918.6 Or8a.
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M 980 1585d Doet, Jan Van. Meridionalis Americae pars quinque regiones ab Hispanis dividitur, 1585.
55x40 cm; 21¾x15¾ in.
Black and white relief map of the northern half of South America illustrated with ships, animals, Indians, and an inset of Cusco. Nota in Latin and Scale of Spanish, Italian, and German miles.
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M 980 1610d Diaz de Guzman, Ruy. [Southern South America], 1610.
90x92 cm; 35½x36 in.
Crude picture map of Argentina, Paraguay, and Brazil illustrating the rivers, mountain ranges, and missions of the area. Very inaccurate. Biblioteca del Archivo General de Indias en Sevilla. Colored.
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M 980 1650j Jaillot, H. L'Amerique Meridionale divisée en ses principales parties, Presenté à Monseigneur le duc de Bourgogne par son treshumble et tres obeissant serviteur H. Iaillot. America Meridionalis in suas Praecipuas Partes Accuratè divisa, ad usum serenissimi Burgundiae, ducis, 1650.
Amsterdam, chez R. & J. Ottens. 61½x47 cm; 24¼x18½ in.
Colored relief map of South America showing the political divisions. Scale in Italian, French, Spanish, German, and English miles.
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M 980.6 1763h Homanno, Jon Baptista. Regni Mexicani seu Novae Hispaniae, Floridae, Novae Angliae, Carolinae, Virginiae, et Pensylvaniae, necnon Insularum Archipelagi Mexicani in America Septentrionali accurata tablua exhibita a Ion Baptista Homanno, Noribergae, 1763[?].
57x48 cm; 22½x19 in.
Colored relief map of North America and the West Indies. Scale in French, Spanish, and English miles.
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West Indies

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M 972.9 1721 Senex, John. A new map of the English Empire in the Ocean of America or West Indies revised by I. Senex. A General Chart of the West Indies. A new map of the Island of Jamaica. Most humbly incribed to the Right Hon'ble Thomas Earl of Stamford &c., 1721.
I. Harris. Sculp. London, colored map, 62x52½ cm.
w. Jamaica. 2. West Indies. 3. Antego. 4. Christophers. 5. Barbados. 6. Bermuda. 7. Tobago. 8. St. Michaels or the Bridgetown. 9. Port Royall Harbour.
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M 972.9 1731d D'Anville. Carte des Isles de l'Amerique et deplusiers pays de Terre Ferme situés au devant de des Isles & autour de Golfe de Mexique. Par le Sr. D'Anville geographe ordre du roi, 1731.
50x58½ cm; 19¾x23 in.
Insets: Isthmus of Panama; Delineatio munimenti et Portus S. Augustini; Delineatio Portus Mexicani Vera Cruz; Urbs capitalis Regni Mexicani dicta Mexico; Ichnographia urbis San Domingo. Explanation in French and in Latin.
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M 972.9 1798d Del Rio, José. Plano del Puerto y Ciudad de la Havana, levantado por D. José del Rio Capitán de Fragata de la Rl. Armada, año de 1798.
53½x42 cm; 21x16½ in.
Black and white relief map of the city and harbor of Havana, Cuba; Referencias. Scale of miles.
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