Texas State Archives Map Collection



Description of Best Route from Austin to San Antonio, Texas
Date: 1865 c.
Publisher: -- None Listed --
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: 1 inch = 10 miles
Size: 32 cm x 32 cm
Type of Map: other
Format: color, manuscript
Language: English
AC Number: 01004e
Photo Media: -- None Listed --
File Size: 10.60 MB

Description of Best Route from Austin to San Antonio, Texas Image:

Description:
Manuscript map showing the military route, river and creek crossings, and towns. Note: "The straight lined road 83 miles long shows the distances of water and all the points of importance." There is also information given about the countryside, available supplies, and water along the route. Additional material can be found in the A.R. Roessler Collection, Texas State Archives. 8/18/82

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