Texas State Archives Map Collection

United States
Date: 1848 c.
Publisher: Tallis, J. & F., London. Engraved by J. Rapkin. Illustrated by J. Marchant, engraved by J. Rogers.
Cartographer: Rapkin, J.
Scale: 1 inch = 200 miles
Size: 25 cm x 35 cm
Type of Map: general
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 00012
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

United States Image:
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Covers the eastern United States, extending as far west as Texas, showing rivers, lakes, mountainous areas, states, towns, a few major roads, and forts. Illustrations: 1) The Capitol, Washington; 2) Buffalo Hunt, 3) Penn's Treaty with the Indians, 4) Washington's Monument, 5) Benjamin Franklin, 6) George Washington, 7) [A national emblem bearing the inscription 'excelsior"], 8) [United States shield]. A later edition of this is map 2744. Long. 65 - 112 deg. 3/11/82

The Texas State Archives Map Collection contains original, photo-reproduced, and compiled maps covering the period from the early seventeenth through the late twentieth centuries. For general information about the holdings and descriptive information available, read the map introduction and indexes and types of maps webpages. For our copy policy, view our webpage on preservation, access, and reproductions.

For information on additional maps in our holdings, read Maps in Other TSLAC Collections.