Texas State Archives Map Collection
Map of the Country in the vicinity of San Antonio de Bexar reduced in part from the County Map of Bexar with additions by J. Edmd Blake, 1st Lieutenant, Topgraphical Engineers, 1845
|Publisher:||Signed by J. Edmd. Blake, First Lieutenant, Topographical Engineers.|
|Cartographer:||-- None Listed --|
|Scale:||1 inch = 12 miles|
|Size:||52 cm x 45 cm|
|Type of Map:||general|
|Format:||photostat, white on black|
|Photo Media:||-- None Listed --|
Map of the Country in the vicinity of San Antonio de Bexar reduced in part from the County Map of Bexar with additions by J. Edmd Blake, 1st Lieutenant, Topgraphical Engineers, 1845 Image:
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Coverage of the map extends from the hills northwest of San Antonio to Santa Rosa, in southern coastal Texas. Shows rivers, creeks, hills, towns and settlements, routes and trails, and roads. Note: "The routes in the direction of Matamoras are reduced from the examinations made by Capt. Saunders and Lieut. Scaaritt of the Corps of Engineers, the remainder of the map reduced from the actual survey and my own examinations. J.E.B." Table: Estimate of Distances. This map was reproduced from the holdings of the National Archives, Record group no. 77, Q13-1. Photostat. 7/8/83
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