Apr 25 2017

Whither the Waters

published by Jonathan Crowe
in blog The Map Room
original entryWhither the Waters

1700s antique maps books de miera new mexico

Out this month from the University of New Mexico Press: John L. Kessell’s Whither the Waters: Mapping the Great Basin from Bernardo de Miera to John C. Frémont, a relatively short book that places 18th-century colonial New Mexican artist and cartographer Bernardo de Miera in his historical context and explores how later cartographers made use of his work. The Santa … Continue reading "Whither the Waters"