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Maps - World

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

George T. Abell Map Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 165
Scope and Contents This cartographic collection was the gift of the estate of the late Midland oilman, George T. Abell. Mr Abell was interested travel, geography, the geology of the petroleum industry, and the history of the Southwest and the maps reflect these as well as other subjects. The collection contains over a hundred maps which range in date from the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries. Notably, the collection also contains a 1573 copy of Abraham Ortelius's Theatrvm orbis terrarvm, considered by some as...
Dates: 1550-1840

Maris Pacifici, quod vulgo Mar del Zur cum regionibus circumiacentibus insulisque in eodem passim sparsis, novissima descriptio. [Below, in frame]: Genio et ingenio nobili Dn. Nicolao Roccoxio, 1589

 Item
Identifier: MC 73
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This cartographic collection was the gift of the estate of the late Midland oilman, George T. Abell. Mr Abell was interested travel, geography, the geology of the petroleum industry, and the history of the Southwest and the maps reflect these as well as other subjects. The collection contains over a hundred maps which range in date from the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries. Notably, the collection also contains a 1573 copy of Abraham Ortelius's Theatrvm orbis terrarvm, considered by some as...
Dates: 1589

Typus orbis terrarum

 Digital Record
Identifier: MC 16

Typus orbis terrarum. Quid ei potest videri magnum in bebus humanis, cui aeteritas omnis, 1587

 Item
Identifier: MC 16
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This cartographic collection was the gift of the estate of the late Midland oilman, George T. Abell. Mr Abell was interested travel, geography, the geology of the petroleum industry, and the history of the Southwest and the maps reflect these as well as other subjects. The collection contains over a hundred maps which range in date from the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries. Notably, the collection also contains a 1573 copy of Abraham Ortelius's Theatrvm orbis terrarvm, considered by some as...
Dates: 1587

Typus orbus terrarum

 Digital Record
Identifier: MC 89

Typus orbus terrarum. At bottom, "Franciscus Hogenberg sculpsit", 1571

 Item
Identifier: MC 89
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This cartographic collection was the gift of the estate of the late Midland oilman, George T. Abell. Mr Abell was interested travel, geography, the geology of the petroleum industry, and the history of the Southwest and the maps reflect these as well as other subjects. The collection contains over a hundred maps which range in date from the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries. Notably, the collection also contains a 1573 copy of Abraham Ortelius's Theatrvm orbis terrarvm, considered by some as...
Dates: 1571