Map of Mexico, Central America, and the West Indies

Material Information

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


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 )
Maps ( aat )
Mapas ( qlsp )
single map ( marcgt )
40 x -122, 1 x -122, 1 x -52, 40 x -52 ( Map Coverage )


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 )
G4410 1858 .M5 ( lcc )

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