Texas State Archives Map Collection

General Highway Map, Harris 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: 61 cm x 45 cm
Type of Map: highway
Format: black & white, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 05162
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

General Highway Map, Harris County, Texas Image:

Shows rivers, lakes, bayous, creeks, streams, cities, towns; outlying buildings--including schools, churches, and post offices; roads, highways (giving mileage between points), bridges, railroads, cemeteries, military bases, oil fields, an arsenal, utility lines, petroleum pipelines, urban compacts, state prison farms, state parks, wildlife management areas, canals, and airfields. Insets: inset 1 - [Waller subdivision], inset 3 - [vicinity of Hwy 290 and Cypress Creek], Hockley, Hufsmith, inset 2 - [Tomball vicinity], Kohrville, Addicks, Alief, insets 4-5 & 13 - [Houston subdivisions], Almeda, inset 11 - [Morgan's Point subdivision], Huffman, Spring, Westfield. For more detail on other towns in Harris County, see maps 5163 & 5165 for more detail on Houston and vicinity, see map 5164. An earlier edition is 4884. Later editions are 5501, 5885. Long. 94 deg. 55' - 95 deg. 55' Two sheets, each 61 cm x 45 cm. 11/21/85

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