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[The Oztoticpac lands map].

[The Oztoticpac lands map].

Aztec pictorial document showing litigation map of Oztoticpac, an estate in Texcoco, ca. 1540. Title derived from The Quarterly Journal of the Library of Congress, "The Oztoticpac Lands Map of Texcoco 1540," v.... more

[San Juan de Ulúa /

[San Juan de Ulúa /

Watercolor on vellum. Upper corners damp marked, with very slight marking of the drawing. Mounted on cloth. Kraus, H.P. Sir Francis Drake, 46 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster ... more

[San Juan de Ulúa /

[San Juan de Ulúa /

Ground plan of a projected fortress. In black ink, with a part in yellow watercolor, on vellum. Mounted on cloth. Kraus, H.P. Sir Francis Drake, 47 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a r... more

Philip II letter, 1578 Dec. 2.

Philip II letter, 1578 Dec. 2.

ALS, written in Madrid, to Pedro Moya de Contreras, Archbishop of Mexico. Philip II complains to the Archbishop of Mexico City about his practice of appointing monolingual priests to Indian benefices. Philip ha... more

The Codex Quetzalecatzin

The Codex Quetzalecatzin

Shows genealogical information and land ownership for the Nahuatl "de Leon" family from 1480-1593. Map covers southern Puebla from the church of Todos Santos, Ecatepec (now suburb to the north east of modern-da... more

Von den newen Inseln : der Statt Themistitan in den newen Inseln gelegen/figurierung.

Von den newen Inseln : der Statt Themistitan in den newen Inseln geleg...

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in ink: "From an unidentified German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmographia Universalis, 1597 or later. Bought f... more

[Map of Mexico City and environs, showing some buildings] / Samuel Estradanus sculptist, Didac Cisneros inventor

[Map of Mexico City and environs, showing some buildings] / Samuel Est...

Engraving by Samuel Estradanus. Illus. in: Diego Cisneros' Sitio, naturaleza y propriedades dela Ciudad de Mexico (1618). Reference copy may be in Geog. File (Graphics) Mexico Mexico City. This record contains ... more

Mexicque, ou Nouvelle Espagne, Nouvlle. Gallice, Iucatan &c. : et autres provinces jusques a l'Isthme de Panama, ou sont les Audiences de Mexico, de Guadalaiara, et de Guatimala /

Mexicque, ou Nouvelle Espagne, Nouvlle. Gallice, Iucatan &c. : et autr...

Appeared in Sanson's Cartes générales de la géographie ... 1676. Relief shown pictorially. Phillips, 486 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Provincia d[e] S. Diego de Mexico en la nueba España tiene 14 co[n]ventos y desde el d[e] Oaxaca que esta en 17 gra[do]s ael le sueste hasta el de Aguas Calie[n]tes que esta en 22 al norueste ay de distancia 160 leguas : por el oriente co[n]fina con el obispado de la Puebla y Oaxaca, por el poniente co[n] el Obispado de Michoacan y Guadalaxara, por norte y sur con el Arzobispado de Mexico /

Provincia d[e] S. Diego de Mexico en la nueba España tiene 14 co[n]ven...

Bird's-eye view. Relief shown pictorially. In upper border: Nova delineatio s[t]rictissimæ, S. Didaci Provinciæ in Nova Hispania. Accompanied by paper pulls of recto and verso of the cooperplate. ([2] leaves : ... more

Plano del Baxo del Alacran : cuya punta [cross] esta por latitud de 22. grados 19. minutos en el meridiano de la Vigia de Yxil en la costa de Yucatán.

Plano del Baxo del Alacran : cuya punta [cross] esta por latitud de 22...

Depths shown by soundings. Watermarks: Unidentifiable. Pen-and-ink and green. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 566 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Inc... more

Discrección de la costa de Yucatan, Sonda de Campeche y baxos adjacentes segun su antigua situación con la derrota qe. practicaron en solicitud del Nombrado Negrillo sin en contrar le, el Paquebot del Rey titulado Sn. Carlos al mando del teniente de Navio Dn. Manuel de Alderete y el Bergantin San Juan Nepomuzeno al de igual clase Dn. Andrey de Balderrama lo qe. manifiesta la siguiente ; Diseño de la expresada costa y sus baxos correxida segun las mas segurs. noticias, observaciones y sondas mas prals. qe. sehan practicado en este reconocimto. previniendo qe. la extensión qe. seda al Veril es correspondiente a los puntos de sonda allados ahora haslagt. se compruebe mas prolifamte.

Discrección de la costa de Yucatan, Sonda de Campeche y baxos adjacent...

Shows northern Yucatán Peninsula. Also shows routes of expeditions on 1 map. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: Unidentifiable. Pen-and-ink and red watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic Worl... more

Plano de la Laguna de Términos en la costa d. Campeche.

Plano de la Laguna de Términos en la costa d. Campeche.

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermarks: J. Kool; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 563 Available also t... more

Vista del puerto de Acapulco zituado en la latidud de 1 [blank] y en la longd. d. [blank] mo. d. Sn. Bernardino.

Vista del puerto de Acapulco zituado en la latidud de 1 [blank] y en l...

LC Luso-Hispanic World, 37 Watermarks: C. Honig; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Brown ink. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. In up... more

[Map showing coast of northern Yucatán Peninsula].

[Map showing coast of northern Yucatán Peninsula].

Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink and green watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 547 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotat... more

Plano de la Sonda de Campeche.

Plano de la Sonda de Campeche.

Shows northern Yucatán Peninsula. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: C. & I. Honig. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 565 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ... more

Discrección de la costa de Yucatan, Sonda de Campeche y bajos adjacentes segun su antigua situación con la derrota qe. practicaron en solicitud del Nombrado Negrillo sin encontrar le, el Paqubot del Rei titulado Sn. Carlos al mando del teniente de Navio Dn. Manuel de Alderete y el Bergantin Sn. Juan Nepomuceno al de igual Clase D Andres de Balderrama lo qe. manifiesta la siguiente ; Diseno de la expresada costa y sus baxos correxida segun las mas seguras observaciones y sondas mas prals. que sehan practicado en este reconocimto. preuiniendo qe. la extensión que seda al Veril es correspondiente a los puntos d. sonda allados ahora hasta qe. se compruebe mas prolifamte.

Discrección de la costa de Yucatan, Sonda de Campeche y bajos adjacent...

Shows northern Yucatán Peninsula. Also shows routes of expeditions on 1 map. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: PVL [Pieter van Ley] in 1 character. Pen-and-ink and red and yellow watercolors. Mounted on clo... more

Plano de la parte occidental de la Sonda de Campeche.

Plano de la parte occidental de la Sonda de Campeche.

Shows northwestern Yucatán Peninsula. Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 564 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Inc... more

Descripción de la costa de Yucatan, Sonda de Campeche y baxos adjacentes segun su antigua situación con la derrota que practcaron en solicitud del nombrado Negrillo sin encontrarle el Paquebot del Rey titulado Sn. Carlos al mando del thene. de Navio Dn. Miguel de Alderete y el Vergantin Sn. Juan Nepomuceno al de igual classe Dn. Andres de Balderrama, lo que manifiesta la siguiente ; Diseño de la expressada costa y sus baxos corregida segun las mas seguras noticias, observaciones y sondas que se han practicado en este reconocimiento previniendo que la extensión que se da a el Veril es correspondiente a los puntos de sonda hallados ahora hasta que se compruebe mas prolixamente.

Descripción de la costa de Yucatan, Sonda de Campeche y baxos adjacent...

Shows northern Yucatán Peninsula. Also shows routes of expeditions on 1 map. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: Strasburg bend and fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and green watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC... more

[Map showing coast of northern Yucatán Peninsula].

[Map showing coast of northern Yucatán Peninsula].

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridians: Cádiz and Tenerife. Pen-and-ink and brown ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 546 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a rast... more

Plano de la Nueba Verz-Cruz con los baxos de dentro desde Pta. de Moncambo hasta Pta. Gorda con la sonda de la entrada en dho. puerto.

Plano de la Nueba Verz-Cruz con los baxos de dentro desde Pta. de Monc...

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the bottom. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 599 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raste... more

Plano del Río Guasaqualcos situado en la costa del sur de el seno mexicano en la latd. de 17 gr. 57 m. N. y en la longd. de 281 g. 11 m. segn. el meridiano de Tenerife.

Plano del Río Guasaqualcos situado en la costa del sur de el seno mexi...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the bottom. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 571 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site... more

Plano del Río de Guazaqualco.

Plano del Río de Guazaqualco.

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the bottom. Pen-and-ink and green ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 574 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster... more

Les costes aux environs de la rivière de Misisipi : découvertes par Mr. de la Salle en 1683 et reconnues par Mr. le Chevallier d'Iberville en 1698 et 1699 /

Les costes aux environs de la rivière de Misisipi : découvertes par Mr...

Relief shown pictorially. Shows locations of Indian villages found by La Salle during his explorations of the coastal areas of the United States. From: L'Atlas curieux / N. de Fer. Available also through the Li... more

Tabula Mexicae et Floridae : terrarum Anglicarum, et anteriorum Americae insularum, item cursuum et circuituum fluminis Mississipi dicti.

Tabula Mexicae et Floridae : terrarum Anglicarum, et anteriorum Americ...

Shows the extent of New Spain and Florida, New France, the American colonies, and the West Indies, rivers, towns, and trade routes. Text in Latin. Title from caption. Relief shown pictorially. Measures east fro... more

La Californie ou Nouvelle Caroline : teatro de los trabajos, Apostolicos de la Compa. e Jesus en la America Septe. /

La Californie ou Nouvelle Caroline : teatro de los trabajos, Apostolic...

Relief shown pictorially. McLaughlin, G. Mapping of California as an island, 196 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault 2 copies; copy 2 is b&w

La Californie ou Nouvelle Caroline : teatro de los trabajos, Apostolicos de la Compa. e Jesus en la America Septe. /

La Californie ou Nouvelle Caroline : teatro de los trabajos, Apostolic...

Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

[Map showing Gulf of Mexico including western portion of Caribbean area].

[Map showing Gulf of Mexico including western portion of Caribbean are...

Pen-and-ink. LC Nautical charts on vellum. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: No. 5. Order number annotated in pencil in lower margin: 367905/27. Available also through the Library of Congr... more

[Map showing Gulf of Mexico including western portion of Caribbean area].

[Map showing Gulf of Mexico including western portion of Caribbean are...

Pen-and-ink. LC Nautical charts on vellum. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: No. 7. Order number annotated in pencil in lower margin: 367889/27. Available also through the Library of Congr... more

[Le Nouveau Mexique appele aussi nouvelle grenade et Marata. Auec Partie de Californie.]

[Le Nouveau Mexique appele aussi nouvelle grenade et Marata. Auec Part...

Nolin, pub. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Travajo personal que en la inspesion de esta corta obra tubo el Ro. Pe. F.  Juan Miguel Menchero como Visitador General de la Nueva Mexico y lo dedica a el Exmo. Sr. Dn. Juan Franco. Guemes y Orcasitas Virrei, Gobernador y Capitan General de Nueva Espana para que su ex proteja su major incremento de estas misiones.

Travajo personal que en la inspesion de esta corta obra tubo el Ro. Pe...

Relief shown pictorially. Includes text and legend. Covers the territory from Santa Fé west to the Colorado River and south to the Chihuaha. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster i... more

Mapa de la Sierra Gorda y Costa del Seno Mexicano desde la Cuidad de Queretaro /

Mapa de la Sierra Gorda y Costa del Seno Mexicano desde la Cuidad de Q...

Covers northeast provinces of Nuevo Santander, Coahuila, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí, Querétaro, and parts of Texas. Relief shown pictorially. Also shows Indian settlements and location of missions. Pen-and-ink... more

Grosser tempel in Mexico Zapota oder sapotbaum

Grosser tempel in Mexico Zapota oder sapotbaum

Print shows two book illustrations printed on a single sheet; on the left: "Grosser Tempel in Mexico. No. 21" and on the right: "1. Zapota oder Sapotbaum, 2. Frucht Sapotilla, 3. Cacaobaum, 4. Cacao. No. 27." T... more

Mapa y tabla geografica de leguas comunes que hay de unos á otros lugares y ciudades principales de la America septentrional ...

Mapa y tabla geografica de leguas comunes que hay de unos á otros luga...

Shows North America. Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. "Dedicada al exm̃o señor D. Agustín de Ahumada y Villalón, marqués de las Amarillas, ... virrey governador y captain general de esta Nueva Espana."... more

Descripcion de la costa de Tierra Firme desde el Cavo de la Agusa hasta la Barra de Palmas diga de la Trinidad: Con todas las yslas, bajos, arresifes & ca. Leho por las latitudes y longitudes de Dn. Bartolome de la Rosa.

Descripcion de la costa de Tierra Firme desde el Cavo de la Agusa hast...

Scale ca. 1:3,500,000. Title on verso: Palmas to Carthagena, 206. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, on tracing paper. Prime meridian: Ferro. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1687 LC Luso-H... more

Havana. Vera Cruz.

Havana. Vera Cruz.

Scale ca. 1:75,000 and 1:200,000. Title on verso: Havana & Vera Cruz, 128. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor, on tracing paper. Soundings shown in fathoms. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1807 LC Luso... more

[Map showing coast of Veracruz State, Mexico, between Tampico and Antón Lizardo].

[Map showing coast of Veracruz State, Mexico, between Tampico and Antó...

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Watermarks: IV; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Watermark dated as 1760. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 548 Available al... more

Portos practicos de Canpeche [sic] /

Portos practicos de Canpeche [sic] /

Shows northern Yucatán Peninsula. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: JHR in 1 character. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 580 Available also through the Library o... more

Discrición [sic] ygnográfica de la Provincia de Yucatan desde la Laguna de Terminos hasta el Cabo Catoche /

Discrición [sic] ygnográfica de la Provincia de Yucatan desde la Lagun...

Shows northwestern Yucatán Peninsula. Depths shown by soundings. Watermarks: J. Kool; and, rooster over cluster of grapes. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 537 Available also throu... more

Mapa, que comprende la Frontera, de los Dominios del Rey, en la America Septentrional.

Mapa, que comprende la Frontera, de los Dominios del Rey, en la Americ...

Pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 91 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Mapa corografico del norte de la Sonora y Primeria en la America septentrional

Mapa corografico del norte de la Sonora y Primeria en la America septe...

Also shows locations of churches. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and watercolors on four sheets taped together. Stamped label annotated in red i... more

Plano de la costa comprendida entre el rio Colorado o del norte y rio Asunción en el norte del mar de California

Plano de la costa comprendida entre el rio Colorado o del norte y rio ...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Rice paper mounted on verso. Stamped label annotated in black ink on verso: Ex libris del Marqu... more

[Map showing Caribbean area including West Indies and Gulf of Mexico.

[Map showing Caribbean area including West Indies and Gulf of Mexico.

Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1696 LC Nautical charts on vellum ; 33 Manuscript, pen-and-ink, green watercolor, and pencil, on vellum. A narrow elongation, 19 x 3 cm., extending fr... more

Mapa de toda la frontera de los dominios del rey en la America septentrional /

Mapa de toda la frontera de los dominios del rey en la America septent...

Copied from 1771 map. Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 89 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault oversize

Derrotero hecho por Antonia Vélez y Escalante, misionero para mejor conocimiento de las misiones, pueblos de indios y presidios que se hallan en el Camino de Monterrey a Santa Fe de Nuebo Mexico.

Derrotero hecho por Antonia Vélez y Escalante, misionero para mejor co...

Covers sections of Colorado, Utah, Arizona and New Mexico. Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

Descipción [sic] de la costa occidental del seno mexicano comprehendida desde la pta. de Antn. Lizo. hasta la pta. del N. del Ro. de Tampico, con todas las sondas qe. se han echo y reconocido de orden del Exmo. Sor. Virrey de Nueba España, Dn. Anto. Ulloa, Gefe de Esquada. /

Descipción [sic] de la costa occidental del seno mexicano comprehendid...

Shows the coast of most of Veracruz State. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Cádiz. Watermarks: IV, J. Kool, and Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and red ink. Sheet consists of 4 pieces pasted toget... more

Plano del puerto y ciudad de Vera Cruz en la costa occidental del Reyno de Nueva España, situada en la lattd. N. de 19⁰13ʹ y en 278⁰40ʹ de longd. del mro. de Tenerife /

Plano del puerto y ciudad de Vera Cruz en la costa occidental del Reyn...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermarks: J. Honig & Zoonen; and, beehive. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 601 Available also through the Lib... more

The north east shore of the Gulph of Mexico.

The north east shore of the Gulph of Mexico.

Scale ca. 1:128,000. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Soundings shown in feet. LC copy imperfect: Deterioration along folds. Shows coasts of western Florida and small portion of Alabama from Apalachicola R... more

Plano del Puerto de Angel situado en la costa de Angel en la latitud de [blank] grados y [blank] minutos y en la longitud de [blank] grados y [blank] minutos segun el meridiano de Thenerife : este puerto fue bombeado pr. la Armada Naval de Francia, el año de 1688 /

Plano del Puerto de Angel situado en la costa de Angel en la latitud d...

Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermarks: IV, J. Kool, and Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic... more

Carte du Mexique et des Etats Unis d'Amérique, partie méridionale.

Carte du Mexique et des Etats Unis d'Amérique, partie méridionale.

Scale ca. 1:8,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Also shows West Indies and Central America. Appears in the author and Philippe Bauche's Atlas geographique des quatre patries du monde. [1798 or 9]... more

The West Indies, including part of Virginia, North Carolina, East Florida, South Carolina, West Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, and the Gulf of Mexico, with part of the coast of South America: From the Bay of Honduras, to the mouth of the River Oronoko. From the latest and best authorities and actual observations.

The West Indies, including part of Virginia, North Carolina, East Flor...

Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1713 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

The West Indies, including part of Virginia, North Carolina, East Florida, South Carolina, West Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, and the Gulf of Mexico, with part of the coast of South America: From the Bay of Honduras, to the mouth of the River Oronoko.

The West Indies, including part of Virginia, North Carolina, East Flor...

Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. Second state : Hispaniola is no longer divided into French and Spanish sections and an explanatory note has been deleted. L... more

[Map of Pacific Ocean between the coast of California and Mexico and Japan, Philippines, and the coast of China].

[Map of Pacific Ocean between the coast of California and Mexico and J...

Watermark: PVL [Pieter van Ley] in 1 character. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 15 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Printe... more

Plano del Río Guazaquacos situado en la costa del S. del seno mexicano, Provina. de Guadalapa. /

Plano del Río Guazaquacos situado en la costa del S. del seno mexicano...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 575 Available also through the Libr... more

Plano del Río de Guazacuals. cituado en la costa del S. del seno mexicao. proa. gua[?]acas. /

Plano del Río de Guazacuals. cituado en la costa del S. del seno mexic...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, ... more

Plano del Río de Guazacualcos cituado en la costa del S. del seno mexicano, Probincia de Guadalajara /

Plano del Río de Guazacualcos cituado en la costa del S. del seno mexi...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Watermark: IV. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 572 Available also through the Libr... more

Carta esferica de la costa comprehendida desde Acapulco a Sn. Blas trabajada abordo de las corberas de la Marina Real Descubierta y Atrevida, año de 1791.

Carta esferica de la costa comprehendida desde Acapulco a Sn. Blas tra...

Shows coast of Mexico between Acapulco and San Blas. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Prime meridian: Acapulco. Watermarks: IV, J. Kool, and Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and brown ink. Mounted on cl... more

Descripción de la costa de Pta. de Mocambo hasta el Ro. Salado y de los bajos adjazente a ella con expresion de sus canales y sonda en brasas de dos varas castellanas.

Descripción de la costa de Pta. de Mocambo hasta el Ro. Salado y de lo...

Shows Antón Lizardo region. Depths shown by soundings. Watermarks: J. Kool; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Watermark dated as 1792. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing LC Luso-Hispanic World, 532 Available also... more

Descripción de la costa de sotavento de Veracruz desde la punta de Mocambo hasta el Río Salado y sus bajos adjacentes con expreción de sus canales y sondas en brazas de dos varas castellanas /

Descripción de la costa de sotavento de Veracruz desde la punta de Moc...

Shows Antón Lizardo region. Depths shown by soundings. Watermarks: J. Kool; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Watermark dated as 1792. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 533 Available als... more

Plano ichnographico de la ciudad de Mexico que demuestra el reglamento general de sus calles asi para la comodidad y hermosura, como para la correccion y extirpacion de las maldades ge. hay en sus barrios, por la infinidad de sitios escondidos, callejones sin transito, ruinas y paderones que las ocasionan, a pesar del zelo de los justics. de orden del Exmo. Sr. Conde Revilla Gigedo por el Mtro. Mayor D. Ignacio Castera, año de 1794 /

Plano ichnographico de la ciudad de Mexico que demuestra el reglamento...

Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 594 Indexed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

A plan exhibiting the squares on which Robert Peter's buildings stood on the tract of land called Mexico, within the city of Washington.

A plan exhibiting the squares on which Robert Peter's buildings stood ...

Covers area bounded by 28th, K, 24th, and H streets N.W. Shows block numbers and lot lines and numbers in block no. 5. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: D&C Blauw (with hor... more

Plan de la ville de la Veracruz /

Plan de la ville de la Veracruz /

Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 598 Includes index and inset of "Plan du port de la Veracruz." Annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 84864. Available also throug... more

J. M. Pavia to William Taylor, July, 1822. Accounts on the coinage of the mint of Mexico from 1802 to 1821.

J. M. Pavia to William Taylor, July, 1822. Accounts on the coinage of ...

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A map of New Spain, from 16⁰ to 38⁰ North latitude reduced from the large map /

A map of New Spain, from 16⁰ to 38⁰ North latitude reduced from the la...

Relief shown by hachures. Lower margin: "Published as the Act directs, Oct.r 25, 1810, by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Browne, Paternoster Row." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ra... more

General chart of the kingdom of New Spain betn. parallels of 16 & 38⁰ N. from materials in Mexico at commencement of year of 1804 /

General chart of the kingdom of New Spain betn. parallels of 16 & 38⁰ ...

Relief shown by hachures and form lines. Pen-and-ink, red ink, and pencil on tracing paper. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 540 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

Plano de la costa y sonda de Campeche /

Plano de la costa y sonda de Campeche /

Shows northern Yucatán Peninsula. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridians: Cádiz and Campeche. Watermark: J. Ruse 1800. Pen-and-ink and green and yellow watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispani... more

Sommet de la montagne des Organos d'Actopan / dessiné par Marchais d'après un croquis de M. de Humboldt ; gravé par Bouquet en 1813.

Sommet de la montagne des Organos d'Actopan / dessiné par Marchais d'a...

Illustration showing a monolithic rock formation atop a mountain, Los Organos, near the village of Actopan in Mexico.

Plano topografico de fuerte de los remedios vulgarmente Sn. Gregorio y de los terrenos que lo circundan, defendido pr. la gavilla del rebelde cura forres, situiado en 1o. de septiembre de 1817 pr. las tropas de la division de operaciones del baxio al mando del Sr. Gral. en Gefe Mariscal de Campo Dn. Pascual de Linan y ocupado pr. las mismas en la noche del primero de enero del año de 1818 : [Mexico] /

Plano topografico de fuerte de los remedios vulgarmente Sn. Gregorio y...

Location indeterminable. Relief shown by shading. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text... more

A map of Mexico, Louisiana, and the Missouri Territory : including also the state of Mississippi, Alabama Territory, East and West Florida, Georgia, South Carolina & part of the Island of Cuba /

A map of Mexico, Louisiana, and the Missouri Territory : including als...

Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes, ill., and tables of coordinates and other statistical data. Imperfect: Backed... more

Carta esferica de los territorios de la alta y baja Californias y estado de Sonora.

Carta esferica de los territorios de la alta y baja Californias y esta...

Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Map of the territory of Florida, from its northern boundary to lat. 27⁰30ʹN, connected with the delta of the Mississippi : annexed to the report of the Board of Internal Improvement dated Febr. 19th, 1829, relating to the canal contemplated to connect the Atlantic with the Gulf of Mexico and describing the inland navigation parallel to the coast from the Mississippi to the Bay of Espiritu Santo and from St. Mary's Harbour to St. Augustine

Map of the territory of Florida, from its northern boundary to lat. 27...

Covers portions of southern states of Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Bibliography. LC Trails 237 Available also through the Library of ... more

Gobierno supremo del estado libre de Coahuila y Tejas. El Vice-gobernador del Estado de Coahuila y Tejas en ejercicio del supreme poder ejecutiva à todos sus habitantes sabed: que el congreso del mismo Estado ha decretado lo que sigue ... Dado e

Gobierno supremo del estado libre de Coahuila y Tejas. El Vice-goberna...

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as facsimile page images. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 176, Folder 2.

El gobernador del estado libre de Coahuila y Texas á sus habitantes ... Monclova 31 de agosto de 1834. Juan José Elguezabal. Juan Antonio Padilla secretario.

El gobernador del estado libre de Coahuila y Texas á sus habitantes .....

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as facsimile page images. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 176, Folder 5.

Gobierno supremo del Estado libre de Coahuila y Tejas. El gobernador del Estado de Coahuila y Tejas á todes sus habitantes sared: que la honorable diputacion permanente, unida con el Ecsmo, consejo, y senores dipatados que se hallan en la capita

Gobierno supremo del Estado libre de Coahuila y Tejas. El gobernador d...

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as facsimile page images. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 176, Folder 4.

Gobierno supreme del Estado libre de Coahuila y Tejas. El Gobernador del Estado de Coahuila y Tejas, a todos sus habitantes sabed: que el Congreso del misma Estado ha decretado la siguiente ... Dado en la Ciudal de Monclova ; 26 de Abril de 1834

Gobierno supreme del Estado libre de Coahuila y Tejas. El Gobernador d...

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as facsimile page images. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 176, Folder 6.

Poblanas / C. Nebel, del., E. Lassalle, Lith.

Poblanas / C. Nebel, del., E. Lassalle, Lith.

Print showing a man and three women from Puebla, Mexico relaxing and smoking in the door way of a building. The women wear brightly colored skirts. Illus. in: Voyage pittoresque et archéologique dans la partie... more

Houston, Santa Anna, and Cos

Houston, Santa Anna, and Cos

An imaginative portrayal (with overt propaganda value) of an event in the Texas war of independence --the surrender of Mexican commander Santa Anna and his brother-in-law General Martin Perfecto de Cos, to Amer... more

Map of the United States of North America with parts of the adjacent countries /

Map of the United States of North America with parts of the adjacent c...

Map of the continental United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, state boundaries, cities and towns, roads, trails, canals, and railroads.

Croquis de un plano de la jurisdicion del real de Temascaltepec /

Croquis de un plano de la jurisdicion del real de Temascaltepec /

Relief shown by hachures. "De 20 leguas de 26 al grado." Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing paper. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 528 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Gift; A. ... more

Map of the River Sabine from its mouth on the Gulf of Mexico in the sea to Logan's Ferry in latitude 31°58ʹ24ʺ north : shewing the boundary between the United States and the Republic of Texas between said points : as marked and laid down by survey in 1840, under the direction of the Commissioners appointed for that purpose /

Map of the River Sabine from its mouth on the Gulf of Mexico in the se...

Phillips, 1384 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy in 3 parts. [See Sen. Doc. 199 2nd Session, 27th Congr. LC Vo. 397 for text and smaller maps] Mounted on cloth. ... more

Vista del panorama de Mejico tomada desde la torre de Sn. Agustin Pedro Gualdi pintó y lit

Vista del panorama de Mejico tomada desde la torre de Sn. Agustin Pedr...

Print shows a bird's-eye view of Mexico City with the cathedral at left center dominating the landscape; shows a street with pedestrians on the lower right. Title from item. At head of title: 1a. Printed below ... more

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of Mexico]

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of M...

Engraved plates from drawing by Frederick Catherwood. Illus. in: Views of Ancient Monuments, N.Y., 1844, plate 25. Reference copy may be in LOT 4410D. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Map of Texas and the countries adjacent.

Map of Texas and the countries adjacent.

"Published by order of the U.S. Senate." Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Cleansing the Augean stable

Cleansing the Augean stable

A pro-Whig satire, envisioning the cleansing of the "Augean Stable" of government corruption by presidential candidate Henry Clay and other Whigs. The title derives from one of the twelve mythical labors of Her... more

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of Mexico]

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of M...

Engraved plates from drawing by Frederick Catherwood. Illus. in: Views of Ancient Monuments, N.Y., 1844, plate 8. Reference copy may be in LOT 4410D. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of Mexico]

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of M...

Engraved plates from drawing by Frederick Catherwood. Illus. in: Views of Ancient Monuments, N.Y., 1844, plate 23. Reference copy may be in LOT 4410D. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of Mexico]

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of M...

Engraved plates from drawing by Frederick Catherwood. Illus. in: Views of Ancient Monuments, N.Y., 1844, plate 6. Reference copy may be in LOT 4410D. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of Mexico]

[Scene of ancient Mayan Indian monument in the Yucatan Penninsula of M...

Engraved plates from drawing by Frederick Catherwood. Illus. in: Views of Ancient Monuments, N.Y., 1844, plate 4. Reference copy may be in LOT 4410D. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

[Sketch of area of northeastern Mexico from Rio Grande to Parras].

[Sketch of area of northeastern Mexico from Rio Grande to Parras].

Shows southern state of Coahuila and northwestern state of Nuevo León. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink on tracing paper. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 556 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site... more

Provincias internas del reyno de Nuevo España /

Provincias internas del reyno de Nuevo España /

Shows Tamaulipas, Nuevo León, eastern Coahuila, and southern Texas in 179-? Relief shown by hachures and form lines. Copied by author in 1846. Pen-and-ink, blue and red inks, and pencil on tracing paper. Availa... more

Map of the roads from Monclova to Monterey, from Monterey to Saltillo, from Saltillo to Tanque San Felipe, and from Parras to Saltillo.

Map of the roads from Monclova to Monterey, from Monterey to Saltillo,...

Shows southern state of Coahuila and northwestern state of Nuevo León. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink, red ink, and pencil on tracing paper. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 555 Available also through the Library... more

A map of the United States of Mexico : as organized and defined by the several acts of the Congress of that Republic /

A map of the United States of Mexico : as organized and defined by the...

Relief shown by hachures. Cover title: Tanner's travelling map of Mexico. Prime meridian: Washington. "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 2nd day of April 1832, by H.S. Tanner, of the state of Pennsylvan... more

[Confidential circular.] Department of State, Washington, May 14, 1846. Sir: I transmit to you, herewith, a proclamation of the President, of yesterday's date, declaring that was exists between the United States and Mexico ... [Washington, 1846]

[Confidential circular.] Department of State, Washington, May 14, 1846...

Page Order: Leaflet Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 198, Folder 5a.

Tanner's route from Vera Cruz to Mexico and thener [sic] to Tampico.

Tanner's route from Vera Cruz to Mexico and thener [sic] to Tampico.

Shows central eastern Mexico and southern state of San Luis Potosí. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington. Pen-and-ink, red ink, and pencil on tracing paper. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 588 Available... more

Battle of Palo Alto, 8th May 1846.

Battle of Palo Alto, 8th May 1846.

Relief shown by hachures. Shows military deployment of troops on May 8th and 9th, 1846 between the Americans under Gen. Taylor and the Mexicans under Gen. Arista. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Accompanied by type... more

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