Texas State Archives Map Collection

Eighth Light House District
Date: 1905
Publisher: -- None Listed --
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: 1 inch = 30 nau. miles
Size: 42 cm x 47 cm
Type of Map: general
Format: photostat, white on black
Language: English
AC Number: 01965
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

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Map of this district which extends from the Perdido Entrance, Florida, to the southern boundary of Texas. Shows bays, rivers, islands, cities, towns, railroads, canals, and lighthouses and lighted buoys along the Gulf Coast. A key denotes the type of light and flash used at each lighted area. Inset: 1) Mississippi Sound, 2) Galveston, 3) Atchafalaya River, 4) Mississippi River, 5) Mobile Bay. This map is copied from the Annual Report of the Lighthouse Board to the Secretary of Commerce and Labor, June 30, 1905, Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1905. 5/9/84

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