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Atlas Ilustrado de Los Pueblos de Indios Nueva Espana 1800 ()

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Creator: Tanck de Estrada
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Access: CD-ROM [282]
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Atlas illustrated of the towns of Indians of the New Spain, 1800 Dorothy Tanck de Estrada Historical Training center the School of Mexico Jose Antonio Alvarez Lobato Laboratory of Análisis Partner-Space (LANSE) the Mexiquense School, Zinacantepec, State of Mexico Jorge Luis Miranda Laboratory of Análisis Partner-Space (LANSE) the Mexiquense School, Zinacantepec, State of Mexico Summary After to have found in several archives the names of the towns of Indians who existed in the New Spain in 1800, was decided to develop maps to unfold the location of the 4.468 towns, according to its latitude, length and altitude. This article explains the way to develop the maps, using programs of the National Institute of Statistic, Geography and Informática (INEGI) of Mexico. The process and the problems found in the project, as well as the cartography are reviewed that was developed for the illustrated Atlas of the towns of Indians of the New Spain, 1800. Key words towns of Indians, Mexico 1800, historical geography, maps Abstract Alter having discovered in various you file the names of the towns of Indians which existed in New Spain in 1800, it was judged important to project on maps the location of each of these 4.468 towns, according to to their latitude, longitude and altitude. This article explains to manner in which the maps were made, using programs from Mexico's National Institute of Statistics, Geography and Informatics (INEGI). The process and problems encountered in the project plows discussed, ace well for ace the cartography developed the illustrated Atlas of the towns of Indians of the New Spain, 1800. Keywords Indian towns, Mexico 1800, historical geography, mapping
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Georeferenced Population Data Sets of Mexico (1990)

Date: 1990
Creator: Center for International Earth Science Information Network, Columbia University
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Access: ftp
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The Georeferenced Population Data Sets of Mexico consists of the following products: Population Database of Mexico; Urban Place, Time-Series Population Spreadsheet of Mexico; Urban Place GIS Coverage of Mexico; GIS Coverage of Mexican Localities; GIS Coverage of Mexican States; GIS Coverage of Mexican Municipalities; and Raster Based GIS Coverage of Mexican Population. Included in the collection are approximately 100,000 records of geographic and census items for Mexican states, municipalities, and localities. The geographic records consist of state boundaries, place names, geographic coordinates of more than 30,000 urban and metropolitan places, and elevation data for more than 700 urban places. The census records contain estimates of 1990 population density, population by gender, and population by age bracket (below 6 years of age, between 6 and 14 years, and older than 15 years). For 706 selected urban localities, the population is traced back by decades, from 1990 to 1921, based on census documents.
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