Texas State Archives Map Collection

Refugio Mission
Date: 1836 c.
Publisher: -- None Listed --
Cartographer: Houston, Andrew Jackson, 1938 []
Scale: none given
Size: 28 cm x 33 cm
Type of Map: plan
Format: black & white, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 00099-7
Photo Media: 4x5 b&w neg., photo no. 1989/10-1

Refugio Mission Image:

Plan of this mission, located next to Mission River, Note: "Ground plan of the original buildings, with walls enclosing the cemetery. Built in 1791. The West side was enclosed with a stone wall, 150 feet long, used as a place of burial descended toward the river on the west." There is also a note on the history of the church. This map accompanies the book Texas Independence, by Andrew Jackson Houston, 1938. 5/3/82

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