Texas State Archives Map Collection

Colton's New Map of the State of Texas
Date: 1861
Publisher: Colton, J.H., New York, 1861. Compiled from J. De Cordova's large map.
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: 1 inch = 60 miles
Size: 26 cm x 39 cm
Type of Map: general
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 01932
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

Colton's New Map of the State of Texas Image:
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Shows rivers, creeks, mountainous and forested areas, counties, cities, towns, roads, forts, camps, railroads, the U.S. Mail Routes, and Indian tribes. Insets: 1) Plan of the Northern Part of Texas, 2) Plan of Galveston Bay, from the U.S. Coast Survey, 3) Plan of Sabine lake, soundings are given. 5/3/84

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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