Map of Mexico City
Dated 1720, this map was produced by the government of Mexico City in order to improve urban sanitation through the collection of garbage. It shows the central part of the city in detail, including names of streets, plazas, hospitals, hospices, columns, small squares, arches, and other places.
Title in Original Language
Plano de la ciudad de México
Type of Item
Ink on paper 59 x 42 centimeters
Last updated: September 29, 2014