Texas State Archives Map Collection

Map of the Rio Grande
Date: 1878
Publisher: -- None Listed --
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: none given
Size: 53 cm x 60 cm
Type of Map: general
Format: black & white, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 00916
Photo Media: -- None Listed --
File Size: 23.91 MB

Map of the Rio Grande Image:

Covers the territory on either side of the Rio Grande, encompassing parts of west and south Texas, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, amd Tamaulipas. Shows rivers, mountainous areas, forts, camps, towns, cities, and routes and trails. Note: "The Approximate boundary line between the country of the Mexican cattle raiders and the Indian raiders from Mexico." This map is the frontispiece for the document, U.S. Congress, House, Report no. 701, Report and Accompanying Documents of the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the Relations of the United States with Mexico, 45th Congress, 2nd Session, Washington, 1878. 7/28/82

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