Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
JCB Map Collection
Accession Number:
5788
File Name:
5788-1
Call #:
Cabinet Cg764 /1 Ms.
Map title:
Mapa d[e]l Presidio d[e] San Antonio d[e] Bexar, i sus Misiones d[e]la Provinsia d[e] Texas ...
Creator:
Luis Antonio Menchaca
Publication date:
Marzo 1764
Map size height:
36.7 cm.
Map size width:
46.7 cm.
Item description:
manuscript
Geographical description:
Map of the presidio of San Antonio de Bexar.
Geographic Area:
North America
Historical notes:
The presidio of San Antonio de Bexar, present-day San Antonio, was at the center of Spanish defense of western Texas and was founded in 1718. Luis Antonio Menchaca was captain of the garrison there and owner of one of the oldest and largest land grants in Texas.
Normalized date:
1764

Mapa d[e]l Presidio d[e] San Antonio d[e] Bexar, i sus Misiones d[e]la Provinsia d[e…