Texas State Archives Map Collection

A Geographically Correct Map of the State of Texas
Date: 1876
Publisher: Texas and Pacific Railway Company, 1876.
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: 1 inch = about 40 miles
Size: 51 cm x 67 cm
Type of Map: general
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 02289
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

A Geographically Correct Map of the State of Texas Image:
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Covers Texas and the Indian Territory. Shows rivers, mountainous areas, springs, water holes, counties, cities, towns, forts, camps, and railroads. A table giving stations and distances on the Texas and Pacific Railray is present as well as a list of miles of completed railroad lines for various companies in Texas. Margins contain general information about the state and the reverse has notes on northern Texas (climate, health, planting, markets, etc.) and similar data on counties in north and northeast Texas. Long. 93 deg. - 106 deg. 4/10/09

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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