While New Mexico’s external boundaries were relatively established by the 1870s, the counties and their borders were still subject to adjustments. This colorful map displays counties and land-grant boundaries. To put New Mexico’s geographical size and location in proportion, the English publisher added an inset map of the United States.
Paper, London: Witherby and Co., 1873. Fray Angélico Chávez History Library NMHM, Map Collection 78.9 1873.
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