Citation
Map of Mexico, Central America, and the West Indies

Material Information

Title:
Map of Mexico, Central America, and the West Indies
Creator:
Mitchell, S. Augustus ( Samuel Augustus ), 1792-1868 ( geographer )
Young, J. H ( James Hamilton ) ( cartographer, engraver )
E.H. Butler & Co. ( publisher )
Place of Publication:
Philadelphia
Publisher:
E. H. Butler & Co.
Publication Date:
Copyright Date:
©1852
Language:
English
Edition:
Revised inset edition
Physical Description:
1 map : color ; 20 x 26 cm, on sheet 24 x 30 cm
Scale:
22500000
Scale approximately 1:22,500,000 ; Scale of miles

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Maps -- Mexico ( lcsh )
Maps -- Central America ( lcsh )
Maps -- West Indies ( lcsh )
Maps -- Caribbean Area ( lcsh )
Maps -- Tehuantepec, Isthmus of (Mexico) ( lcsh )
Maps -- Nicaragua Canal (Nicaragua) ( lcsh )
Caribbean Area ( fast )
Central America ( fast )
Mexico ( fast )
Mexico -- Isthmus of Tehuantepec ( fast )
Nicaragua -- Nicaragua Canal ( fast )
West Indies ( fast )
Región Caribe ( qlsp )
América Central ( bidex )
Canal nicaragüense ( qlsp )
Antillas ( qlsp )
Genre:
Maps ( aat )
Mapas ( qlsp )
single map ( marcgt )
Coordinates:
40 x -122, 1 x -122, 1 x -52, 40 x -52 ( Map Coverage )

Notes

Citation/Reference:
LeGear, 6133.
General Note:
Hand colored.
General Note:
Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
General Note:
Also shows southern United States and northern South America, administrative divisions, railroads, major cities, towns, proposed canals, and Indian habitation.
General Note:
"Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1852, by S. Augustus Mitchell, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the eastern district of Pennsylvania"--Bottom margin.
General Note:
At head of title: No. 16.
General Note:
Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich. Geographic coordinates recorded for Greenwich.
General Note:
Includes remarks, historical notes, distance list, and insets of "The Isthmus of Tehuantepec showing the proposed route from the Gulf of Mexico to the Pacific Ocean" (no. 18) and "The Isthmus of Nicaragua showing the proposed routes from the Caribbean Sea to the Pacific Ocean" (no. 17).
General Note:
Revised edition showing the addition of the State of Tehuantepec and boundary lines present in inset map no.18. Tehuantepec was established as a state after 1857. With older versions of the map (1853-1857), the inset does not include the state.
General Note:
Date of publication from atlas title page. Edition statement derived by cataloger.
General Note:
Appears in: Mitchell's School atlas, editions from 1858-59 published by E.H. Butler & Co.
Statement of Responsibility:
drawn & engraved by J.H. Young.

Record Information

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University of Florida
Holding Location:
UF Map Library
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Resource Identifier:
on10314 ( NOTIS )
1031483186 ( OCLC )
035939007 ( ALEPH )
on1031483186
Classification:
G4410 1858 .M5 ( lcc )

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Mitchell's school atlas comprising the maps and tables designed to accompany Mitchell's school and family geography.