Texas State Archives Map Collection

Topographic Map of the Big Bend Area
Date: 1923
Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey, engraved and printed by. Surveyed by Arthur D. Kidder and Arthur A. Stiles, Commissioners, December 31, 1923.
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: 1 inch = 500 feet
Size: varying
Type of Map: boundary
Format: black & white, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 03116
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

Topographic Map of the Big Bend Area Image:

Shows topography, contour lines, elevations, rivers, creeks, buildings, schools, oil wells, and the correct boundary between Texas and Oklahoma along the south bank of the Red River in the Big Bend area. Contour interval is 2 feet. Long. 98 deg. 30'00' - 98 deg. 43'00" This map is part of the Oklahoma vs. Texas Boundary Dispute Records, Attorney General, RG 302, map no. 3, accompanying the Report of the Boundary Commissioners. Further materials may be found in the finding aid. Four sheets, sheet 1 - 77 cm x 138 cm; sheet 2 - 110 cm x 77 cm; sheet 3 - 81 cm x 89 cm; sheet 4 - 82 cm x 92 cm 12/20/83

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