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Materials from Cushing's Mexican Colonial Collection and Maps and GIS Services regarding the camino, presidios, and cartography of colonial New Spain were contributed to the "El Camino Real de los Tejas: Past and Present" exhibition.
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Camino Real and History of Colonial New Spain

Armas Asin, Fernando. Angeli novi: prácticas evangelizadoras, representaciones artísticas y construcciones del catolicismo en América (siglos XVII-XX) [New Angels: Evangelization Practices, Artistic Representation and Catholic Constructions in America (17th – 20th Centuries)].  Lima: Fondo Editorial de la Pontifica Universidad Católica del Perú, 2004. 

Chipman, Donald E. and Harriett Denise Joseph.  Spanish Texas, 1519-1821.  Austin: U of Texas P, 1992.

Entradas and Royal Inspection Expeditions
Future DeWitt Colony
1550-1800. Pedro de Rivera y Villalón 1727.  Sons of DeWitt Colony Texas. http://www.tamu.edu/faculty/ccbn/dewitt/alarconex3.ht

Gutiérrez Arriola, Cecilia.  “Misiones del Nayar: la postrera obra de los jesuitas en la Nueva España” [Missiones of Nayar: the last work of the Jesuits in New Spain]. Anales del Instituto de Investigaciones Estéticas.  91:2007.  http://www.analesiie.unam.mx/pdf/91_31-68.pdf

Jackson, Hal E. Following the Royal Road: A Guide to the Camino Real de Tierra Adentro. Albuquerque: U of New Mexico P, 2006.

Texas. Department of Transportation, Environmental Affairs Division.  A Texas Legacy: The Old San Antonio Road and the Caminos Reales, a Tricentennial History, 1691 – 1991.  A. Joachim McGraw, John W. Clark, and Elizabeth A. Robbins, eds.  Austin: Texas Department of Transportation, 1998.


 

Presidios

Calderon Quijano, Jose Antonio.  Historia de las fortificaciones en Nueva España; prólogo del Excmo, Sr. D. Diego Angulo Iñiquez [History of the Fortificationsof New Spain]. Sevilla: Escuela de Estudios Hispano-Americanos, 1953. 

Jiménez Núñez, Alfredo.  El gran norte de México: una frontera imperial en la Nueva España (1540-1820) [The Great Norh of Mexico: an Imperial Frontier in New Spain (1540-1820)].  Madrid: Editorial Tébar, S.L., 2006.

Moorhead, Max L.  The Presidio: Bastion of the Spanish Borderlands.  Norman: U of Oklahoma P, 1975.  

Naylor, Thomas H. and Charles W. Polzer, S.J., eds.  Pedro de Rivera and the Military Regulations for Northern New Spain, 1724-1729, A Documentary History of His Frontier Inspection and the Reglamento de 1729.  Tucson: U of Arizona P, 1989. 

_____. The Presidio and Militia of the Northern Frontier of New Spain, Volume One: 1570-1700, A Documentary History. Tucson: U of Arizona P, 1986.

_____. The Presidio and Militia of the Northern Frontier of New Spain, Volume Two: 1570-1700, A Documentary History. Tucson: U of Arizona P, 1986.

O’Connor, Kathryn Stoner.  The Presidio La Bahia del Espritu [i.e. Espiritu] Santo de Zuniga, 1721 to 1846. Austin: Von Boeckmann-Jones Co., 1966.

Quesada, Alejandro de. Spanish colonial fortifications in North America, 1565-1822. Stephen Walsh, ill. Oxford: Osprey Publishing, 2010.

Rivera y Villalón, Pedro de. 1736. Diario y derrotero de la visita a los presidios de la América septentrional española (1724-1728) [Diary and route of the visit to the garrisions of Spanish North America (1724-1728)]. Ed. Vito Alessio Robles. Málaga: Editorial Algazara, 1993. 

Smith, Fay Jackson.  Captain of the phantom presidio : a history of the presidio of Fronteras, Sonora, New Spain, 1686-1735, including the inspection by Brigadier Predo de Rivera, 1726. Spokane: Arthur H. Clark, 1993.

Urrutia y las Casa, José de.  Plano de la villa y presidio de S. Antonio de Vejar situado en la Provincia de Tejas en 29 grad. y 52 minutos de latitud borl. y 275 y 57ʹ de longd. contados desde meridiano d Tenerife [Plan of the town and the garrision of San Antonio de Vejar situated in the Provience of Texas at 29° and 52' of latitude and 275° and 57' of longitude counted from the Tenerife Meridian]. Ithaca: Historic Urban Plans, 1976.

 

Cartography and Geography

Akerman, James R., ed. Imperial Map: Cartography and the Mastery of Empire. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2009. 

Buisseret, David, ed. Monarchs, Ministers, and Maps: the Emergence of Cartography as a Tool of Government in Early Modern Europe.  Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1992.

Gerhard, Peter. Guide to the Historical Geography of New Spain.  Norman: U of Oklahoma P, 1993

Jacob, Christian. The Sovereign Map: Theoretical Approaches in Cartography throughout History.  Dahl, Edward H, ed. Conley, Tom, trans. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2006.

México. Instituto nacional de estadística geográfica e informática. Atlas cartográfico histórico.  México: Instituto nacional de estadística geográfica e informática, 1988.  http://www.inegi.org.mx/prod_serv/contenidos/espanol/bvinegi/productos/integracion/pais/atlacarthist/ACHI.pdf

Mundy, Barbara E.  The Mapping of New Spain: Indigenous Cartography and the Maps of the Relaciones Geográficas.  Chicago: The U of Chicago P, 1996. 

Portuondo , María M.  Secret Science: Spanish Cosmography and the New World.  Chicago: The U of Chicago P, 2009.

Reinhartz, Dennis and Gerald D. Saxon, eds. Mapping and Empire: Soldier-Engineers on the Southwest Frontier. Austin: U of Texas P, 2005.

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