Texas State Archives Map Collection

Texas Official Highway Travel Map
Date: 1952
Publisher: Texas Highway Department, 1952 edition.
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: 1 inch = 30 miles
Size: 69 cm x 73 cm
Type of Map: highway
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 06213
Photo Media: col. trans., photo no. 1997/1-1-2

Texas Official Highway Travel Map Image:
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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, wildlife refuges, battlegrounds, missions, ruins of forts, military bases, the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Reservation, tourist information offices, the Intracoastal Canal and roadside parks. A key to cities and towns a list of state parks, a mileage chart of major cities, and general information about the state is also 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, Corpus Christi, Lubbock, Galveston, San Antonio, Fort Worth, Dallas, Houston, Beaumont. The reverse side contains pictures of people and places from across the state, a map of the United States showing major highways, and some historical information about Texas. Earlier editions are 6183-6212, later editions are 6214-6242. 5/28/86 Revised 11/14/97

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