Texas State Archives Map Collection

Richardson's New Map of the State of Texas Including Part of Mexico
Date: 1860
Publisher: DeSilver, Charles, Philadelphia. Engraved expressly for the Texas Almanac. Corrected by H. Wickeland, 1860.
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: 1 1/2 inches = 55 miles
Size: 63 cm x 83 cm
Type of Map: general
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 01012
Photo Media: 4 x 5 color transparency, photo no. 2000/1-28-1
File Size: 110.46 MB

Richardson's New Map of the State of Texas Including Part of Mexico Image:

Covers Texas and parts of Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, and the Indian Territory. The Mexican states of Sonora, Chihuahua, Coahuila, and parts of Durango, Nuevo Leon, and Tamaulipas are also covered. Shows rivers, mountainous and forested areas, cities, towns, roads, routes and trails, operating and proposed railroads, and Indian tribes and villages. Inset: Map Showing the Proposed Route of the Texas Railroad and its Correction with the Western Roads. Long. 92 - 110 deg. 9/10/82

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