Texas State Archives Map Collection

Texas Official Highway Map
Date: 1942
Publisher: Texas Highway Department. 1942 Fall ed. Corrected to Sept. 15, 1942.
Cartographer: Stene, R.M., compiled and drawn by
Scale: 3/4 inch = 18 miles
Size: 58 cm x 61 cm
Type of Map: highway
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 06204
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

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Shows bays, rivers, creeks, lakes, mountainous areas, islands, canyons, counties, cities, towns, highways, roads, mileage between points, state and national parks and forests, battlegrounds, missions, ruins of forts, military bases, the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Reservation, oil and gas fields, tourist information offices, and the Intracoastal Canal. A key to cities and towns, and insets showing distances between major Texas cities is given. Insets of the following cities are given, showing major routes in and out of the city, and other features such as airports, military bases, colleges, and public buildings: Amarillo, Wichita Falls, Waco, El Paso, Austin, San Antonio, Fort Worth, Dallas, Houston, Galveston, Beaumont, Fort Worth-Dallas area, Tyler-Marshall area, Houston-Galveston area. The reverse side contains pictures of people and places from across the state, general information about the state, a mileage chart of major U.S. and Texas cities, and a map of the United States showing major highways. Earlier editions are 6183-6203, later editions are 6205-6242. 5/27/86

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