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|Title||[Map showing the journey of Silvestre Vélez de Escalante in 1775 to Hopi pueblos in New Mexico and Arizona]|
|Cartographer||Vélez de Escalante, Silvestre (d.1792); Cosnina|
|Date||View date in the chronology|
|Description||Tracing of Silvestre Vélez de Escalante's 1775 manuscript made by Irving B. Richman, (?)1908. Pictorial map showing the populations of Hopi pueblos in numbers of families. Based on map made for Vélez by an Indian named Cosnina.|
|Names||Richman, Irving B.|
|Places||Arizona, New Mexico, United States|
|Keywords||settlement, pueblo (settlement), Spain, New Spain, housing, family life, colonialism|
|Theme||American Indians and the European Powers|
|Tribe / Nation||Go to Tribes and Nations page|
1 manuscript map: cloth; 287 x 190 mm on sheet 318 x 216 mm.
Flower within oval design at top centre, '322' at upper right, and 'E' at bottom centre.
Original manuscript forms part of Vélez's report dated October 28, 1775 in the Archivo General de la Nación in Mexico City. See their Catalogo de ilustraciones v. 1 (1979), p. 87 no. 219. Cf. H. E. Bolton's Pageant in the wilderness (1950), pp. 2-3.
|Library||The Newberry Library|
|Copyright||The Newberry Library|
|Collection||The Edward E. Ayer Collection|
|Reference||VAULT drawer Ayer MS map 229|
|Catalogue Link||The Newberry Library Catalogue|