“MAP OF NEW GRANADA, VENEZUELA, AND GUIANA…PERU, AND EQUADOR… ARGENTINE CONFEDERATION” Philadelphia: S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr., from Mitchell’s “New General Atlas”, c. 1863 (copyright date of 1860 in the lower margin). Engraved map with original hand-coloring. (Image size: 13 ¼ x 10 ½’’)
This historical map shows the countries of New Granada, Venezuela, Guiana, Peru, Ecuador and the Argentine Confederation in considerable detail.
Political boundaries are noted and major cities and towns are identified. Indian tribes are located, the altitudes of numerous mountains are provided and islands are identified. Very detailed view of a portion of South America, as it was known in the early 1860’s!