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Collection Reference Number GLC04131
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1850 
Title Diario de viage de la Comision de limites que puso el gobierno de la Republica bajo la direccion del exmo. sr. general de division d. Manuel de Mier y Teran [in Spanish]
Date 1850
Author Berlandier, Jean Luis (1805-1851)  
Additional authors Mier y Terán, Manuel de; Chovel, Rafael (fl. 1850)
Document Type Book
Content Description Written by order of the individuals on the Comision de Limites, Luis Berlandier and Rafael Chovel. Published by the Tipografia de J. R. Navarro. Inscription reads "John R. Bartlett from Jose Salazar, El Paso del Norte, Oct. 1832." Title page also signed by Bartlett. Scientific study of Texas during the colonial period. Berlandier went to Mexico to collect botanical specimens for a group of Swiss naturalists and to accompany General Manuel de Mier y Terán on his scientific expedition to Texas in 1828.
Subjects Texas  Westward Expansion  Mexican War  Latin and South America  Frontiers and Exploration  Geography and Natural History  
People Mier y Terán, Manuel de (1789-1832)  Chovel, Rafael (fl. 1835-1836)  J.R. Navarro (fl. 1850)  Berlandier, Jean Luis (1805-1851)  Bartlett, John Russell (1805-1886)  
Place written Mexico City, Mexico
Theme Westward Expansion; Arts & Literature; Science, Technology, Invention; The Mexican War
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859