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October Indigenous Maps, Other Spatial Ontologies + Epistemologies – Maps as Media

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Relaciones Geográficas at the Benson Collection

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The Relaciones Geográficas Collection contains maps and other documents from a 1577 survey of Mexico. Some of the maps are in a European style; others show a more indigenous conception of the world.

Cabecera: CUZCATLAN. Tlaxcala.

Cabecera: CUZCATLAN. Tlaxcala.

Cabecera: Culhuacan (MEXICATZINGO).

Cabecera: Culhuacan (MEXICATZINGO).

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Relaciones Geográficas at the Benson Collection

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Relaciones Geográficas at the Benson Collection

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Relaciones Geográficas at the Benson Collection

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Date of map: 1581 Dimensions of map: cm. Language of glosses: Nahuatl and Spanish Contemporary location name: Cholula, Puebla Holding Institution: Benson Latin American Collection-Univ.

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