Texas State Archives Map Collection

Map of Parker's Fort
Date: 1836
Publisher: -- None Listed --
Cartographer: Parker, Daniel, Sr., Sept. 28, 1925
Scale: none given
Size: 33 cm x 45 cm
Type of Map: plan
Format: photostat, white on black
Language: English
AC Number: 01614
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

Map of Parker's Fort Image:
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Copies of two maps, one probably a rough draft, of the fort and surrounding territory. Shows a river, creeks, springs, farms-- giving owners and distance in miles from the fort, the location of Ben Parker, an Indian scout, and Cynthia Ann Parker when the Indians attached the fort, as well as others in the area during the attack. Copied from the holdings of the Barker Texas History Center, University of Texas, Austin, Texas. Two maps on one sheet. 10/11/83

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