Texas State Archives Map Collection

General Highway Map, Galveston County, Texas
Date: 1961
Publisher: Texas State Highway Department, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Public Roads, 1957. 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: 05138
Photo Media: -- None Listed --
File Size: 47.59 MB

General Highway Map, Galveston County, Texas Image:

Shows bays, rivers, lakes, creeks, streams, islands, reefs, cities, towns; outlying buildings--including schools, churches, and post offices; roads, highways (giving mileage between points), bridges, railroads, cemeteries, oil fields, utility lines, canals, ship channel routes, Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, and airfields. Insets: Friendswood, Port Bolivar, High Island. For more detail of Galveston, see map 5139. An earlier edition is 4865. Later editions are 5469, 5854. Long. 94 deg. 20' - 95 deg. 15' 11/14/85

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