Texas State Archives Map Collection

General Highway Map, El Paso County, Texas
Date: 1961
Publisher: Texas State Highway Department, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Public Roads, 1956. State highways revised to January 1, 1961.
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: 1 inch = 2 miles
Size: 45 cm x 61 cm
Type of Map: highway
Format: black & white, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 05122
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

General Highway Map, El Paso County, Texas Image:

Shows rivers, creeks, streams, mountains, old river beds of the Rio Grande, cities, towns; outlying buildings--including schools, churches, and post offices; roads, highways (giving mileage between points), bridges, railroads, cemeteries, Texas - New Mexico boundary markers, utility lines, petroleum pipelines, mines or quarries, canals, military bases, and airports. Inset: Tornillo. Four of the six sheets comprising this map are actually enlargements of the county along the Rio Grande, showing more detail of El Paso, and plans of Canutillo, Clint, San Elizario, Fabens, Cuadrilla. An earlier edition is 4853. Later editions are 5450, 5834. Long. 105 deg. 55' - 106 deg. 40' 6 sheets, each 45 cm x 61 cm. 11/8/85

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