Texas State Archives Map Collection

Date: 1855
Publisher: Colton, J.H. & Company, New York.
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: 1 inch = 60 miles
Size: 32 cm x 41 cm
Type of Map: general
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 01449
Photo Media: -- None Listed --
File Size: 43.94 MB

Covers parts of New Mexico, the Indian Territory, Arkansas, and Louisiana in addition to Texas. Shows rivers, mountainous areas, counties, cities, towns, ethnic settlements, roads, operating and proposed railroads, routes and trails--including Indian trails and military expeditions (giving dates and names of leaders), missions, forts, camps, and Indian tribes and agencies. There are remarks on topography and wildlife. Insets: 1) Plan of Galveston Bay from the U.S. Coast Survey, 2) Plan of Sabine Lake, soundings are given. Map 1604 is a later edition of this map. 1/21/83

The Texas State Archives Map Collection contains original, photo-reproduced, and compiled maps covering the period from the early seventeenth through the late twentieth centuries. For general information about the holdings and descriptive information available, read the map introduction and indexes and types of maps webpages. For our copy policy, view our webpage on preservation, access, and reproductions.

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