A new map of Mexico, California and Oregon (1848)
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A map of Mexico, California, and Oregon in 1848 created upon the conclusion of the Mexican-American War that shows movements of U.S. troops in early stages of the war. Depicts British-held Oregon territory, Upper California, various American forts in the West, Gen. Kearney's route to California, William Doniphan's expedition route, and various native tribal territories. Provides much detail for Mexico itself, including inset of the Yucatan Peninsula showing the Mexican departments of Chiapas, Tabasco, and ""Merida or Yucatan." Shows roads, cities, rivers, forts, lakes, and boundaries.
This map appeared in the book, "The twelve months volunteer; or, Journal of a private, in the Tennessee regiment of cavalry, in the campaign, in Mexico, 1846-7." by George C. Furber.
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- Tennessee State Library & Archives
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- A new map of Mexico, California and Oregon (1848). 1848. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://teva.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15138coll23/id/8845. (Accessed May 28, 2020.)
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- (1848) A new map of Mexico, California and Oregon (1848). Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://teva.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15138coll23/id/8845
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- Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America <http://teva.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15138coll23/id/8845>.