Texas State Archives Map Collection

General Highway Map, Harris County, Texas
Date: 1972
Publisher: Texas State Highway Department, Planning Survey Division, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, 1962. Highways revised to September 1, 1972.
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: 05501
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

General Highway Map, Harris County, Texas Image:

Shows bays, bayous, rivers, lakes, creeks, streams, cities, towns; outlying buildings--including schools, churches, and post offices; roads, highways (giving mileage between points), bridges, railroads, cemeteries, oil fields, oil or gas wells, utility lines, petroleum pipelines, military bases, mines or quarries, state prison farms, urban compacts, state parks, canals, and airfields. Insets: insets 3,8 & 13 - [Houston subdivisions]; Hockley, Hufsmith, Kohrville, Addicks, Westfields, Spring, River Terrace, Huffman. For more detail of Houston and vicinity, see map 5502. Earlier editions are 4884, 5162. A later edition is 5885. Long. 94 deg. 55' - 95 deg. 55' Two sheets, each 61 cm x 45 cm. 3/3/86

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