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maps - Pacific Ocean

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Carte nouvelle de la Mer du Dus, Dressée par ordres des principaux Directeurs, et tirée des Mémoires les plus recens . . , 1740

 Item
Identifier: MC 36
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...