Texas State Archives Map Collection

Map of Texas from the Most Recent Authorities
Date: 1845
Publisher: Thomas, Cowperthwait and Company, Philadelphia, [1850].
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: 1 inch = 53 miles
Size: 31 cm x 38 cm
Type of Map: general
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 00034
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

Map of Texas from the Most Recent Authorities Image:
Sorry, no image available.

Shows rivers, lakes, mountainous areas, territories, counties, towns, forts, roads, geographic regions, salt springs, and Indian tribes and villages. The battleground at San Jacinto and the Alamo are also shown. Note refers to the panhandle as "This tract of country as far as North Canadian Fork was explored by LeGrand in 1833, it is naturally fertile, well wooded, and with a fair proportion of water." Inset: Texas north of Red River. It shows the summer range of the Comanche and the land explored by LeGrand in 1833. This is a later edition of map 25 and is similar to map 108. Long. 94 - 105 deg. 3/29/82

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.