Texas State Archives Map Collection

General Highway Map, Cameron County, Texas
Date: 1940
Publisher: Texas State Highway Department, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Public Roads, 1936. Revised to February 1, 1940.
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: 1 inch = 2 miles
Size: 45 cm x 61 cm
Type of Map: highway
Format: blueline
Language: English
AC Number: 04812
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

General Highway Map, Cameron County, Texas Image:

Shows bays, rivers, lakes, creeks, streams, islands, cities, towns; outlying buildings--including schools, churches, and post offices; roads, highways (giving mileage between points), bridges, railroads, cemeteries, oil or gas wells, lighthouses, canals, airline routes, airports, and airfields. Insets: Harlingen and vicinity, Port Isabel and vicinity, San Benito and vicinity, Los Fresnos, Combes, Santa Maria, Santa Rosa and vicinity, Primera, La Paloma, La Feria, Brownsville and vicinity. Later editions are 5075, 5396, 5771. Long. 97 deg. 10' - 97 deg. 50' Two sheets, each 45 cm x 61 cm. 8/22/85

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