Maps of Mexico (2 of 4)

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Creator

Foshag, William F (William Frederick), 1894-1956

Alternate Title

Misc. Maps of Mexico (2 of 4)

Abstract

This is a collection of maps, illustrations, cross sections and black-and-white photographs documenting William Foshag's work in Mexico and Texas. Maps display regions of Mexico, Honduras, and Texas; they were created by a variety of institutions including the Department of the Interior. Includes cross sections of Paricutin, photographs of lava, and hand-colored Geological.hydrogeological map of San Luis Potosi, Mexico.

Date Range

1926-1952

Start Date

1926

End Date

1952

Access Information

Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu.

Topic

  • Geology
  • Volcanos

Place

  • United States
  • Texas
  • Mexico
  • Paricutín
  • Honduras
  • Campeche
  • San Luis Potosí
  • Madre, Sierra

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps
  • Illustrations
  • Black-and-white photographs

Accession #

SIA RU007281

Collection name

William F. Foshag Collection, 1923-1965 and undated

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 15 Folder 2