Texas State Archives Map Collection

General Highway Map, Harris County, Texas
Date: 1939
Publisher: Texas State Highway Department, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Public Roads, 1936. Revised to November 23, 1939.
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: 1 inch = 2 miles
Size: 61 cm x 45 cm
Type of Map: highway
Format: blueline
Language: English
AC Number: 04884
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

General Highway Map, Harris County, Texas Image:

Shows rivers, lakes, creeks, streams, cities, towns; outlying buildings--including schools, churches, and post offices; roads, highways (giving mileage between points), bridges, railroads, cemeteries, oil or gas wells, state roadside parks, state prison farms, a national farm security project, ship channel routes, airline routes, airports, and airfields. Insets: Hockley, Fairbanks, Crosby, Channel View, Katy, Alief, Almeda, Westfield, Spring, Webster, Highlands, Stewart Heights, Genoa, Bush Terrace, Seabrook. For more detail of Houston and vicinity, see map 4885. Later editions are 5162, 5501, 5885. Long. 94 deg. 55' - 95 deg. 55' Two sheets, each 61 cm x 45 cm. 8/28/85

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