Texas State Archives Map Collection

General Highway Map, Matagorda 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: 04943
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

General Highway Map, Matagorda County, Texas Image:

Shows rivers, lakes, creeks, streams, cities, towns, outlying buildings--including schools and churches, roads, highways (giving mileage between points), bridges, railroads, cemeteries, oil or gas wells, mines or quarries, state roadside parks, the Intracoastal Canal, military reservations, and airfields. Insets: Buckeye, Pledger, Wadsworth, Clemville, Markham, Van Vleck, Gulf, Midfield, Blessing, Collegeport, Matagorda. Later editions are 5230, 5582, 5978. Long. 95 deg. 30' - 96 deg. 40' Two sheets, each 61 cm x 45 cm. 9/10/85

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