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Title Plano del Puerto de San Diego: situado in la costa septentrional de la California, y in la lat[itud] N. de 52 g[rado]s 42 m[inuto]s, y en la long[itud] de 12 g[rados] 31 m[inuto]s al oeste de San Blas
Cartographer Pantoja y Arriaga, Juan
Document Type Map
Description Tracing of Pantoja's 1782 manuscript made by Irving B. Richman, (?)1908. Shows bay soundings and locations of the presidio and two Indian settlements; includes references A-S and A, AF, F, AC, AP, and P.
Names Richman, Irving B.
Places San Diego, California, United States
Keywords Spain, New Spain, settlement, white settlement, fort, army, government, colonialism
Theme American Indians and the European Powers
Culture Area California
Language Spanish
Physical Description

1 manuscript map: hand-coloured, cloth; 270 x 361 mm on sheet 330 x 604 mm.

Pen-and-ink (black and red) and watercolour (grey).

Additional Information

Title from cartouche.

Added title, inside neat line: Puerto de San Diego.

Scale c.1:103,000: 'Escala de 6 millas maritimas de 60 engrado'.

Original manuscript probably forms part of Pantoja's logbook in the Archivo General de la NaciĆ³n in Mexico City: cf. Wagner, H. R., Cartography of the Northwest coast of America (1937), v. 2, p. 348 no. 687.

Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT drawer Ayer MS map 246
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue