Texas State Archives Map Collection

Map of Texas
Date: 1878
Publisher: Thompson, N.D. & Company, St. Louis, Missouri, 1878. Copyright by Rand, McNally & Co., Chicago.
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: 1 inch = 33 statute miles
Size: 64 cm x 49 cm
Type of Map: general
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 01480a
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

Map of Texas Image:
Sorry, no image available.

Covers the Texas, the Indian Territory, and parts of adjoining states. Shows rivers, creeks, mountainous areas, towns, cities, counties, roads, railroads, routes and dates of military expeditions, other routes and trails--including pioneer routes and the Southern Overland Mail Route, forts, camps, mines (lead, copper, and silver), some ranches, and Indian tribes, agencies, and reservations. There are some topographical remarks on the map. Inset: [Western Portion of West Texas]. This map is virtually identical to map 1480 and may have been published in Southern and Western Texas Guide for 1878, by James L. Rock and W.I. Smith (A.H. Granger, St. Louis, Missouri, 1878). 11/90

Other Related Maps and Images:

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.

For information on additional maps in our holdings, read Maps in Other TSLAC Collections.