Texas State Archives Map Collection

Wyld's Map of Texas, 1840
Date: 1840
Publisher: Wyld, James, Geographer to the Queen, London.
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: none given
Size: 45 cm x 56 cm
Type of Map: general
Format: photostat, white on black
Language: English
AC Number: 01418
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

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Covers Texas and part of Arkansas, Louisiana, Coahuila, and Tamaulipas. Shows rivers, land grants, towns, routes and trails--including the Old San Antonio Road, mines, and Indian tribes and villages. The map bears James Wyld's initials. There are a few topographical remarks on the map. Photostat. Long. 90 - 108 deg. Copied from the holdings of the Barker Texas History Center, University of Texas, Austin, Texas. 12/15/82

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