Texas State Archives Map Collection
Map Showing Proposed System of Levees for the Protection of Overflowed Lands along the East Fork of the Trinity River
|Publisher:||U.S. Geological Survey. Hydraulic survey and location of levees by Arthur A. Stiles. Surveyed in 1910. Engraved and printed in 1911.|
|Cartographer:||-- None Listed --|
|Size:||58 cm x 49 cm|
|Type of Map:||other|
|Format:||color, engraved, lithographed, printed|
|Photo Media:||-- None Listed --|
|File Size:||42.06 MB|
Covers parts of Dallas, Rockwall, and Kaufman Counties, featuring the East Fork of the Trinity River and its tributaries. Shows contour lines, elevations, existing and proposed levees, flood lines, sluice gates or syphons, ditches, towns, buildings, schools, churches, roads, and a partial railroad. Contour interval is 5 feet. Supplements The First Technical Report of the State Levee and Drainage Commissioner on the Reclamation of Overflowed Lands, by Arthur Alvord Stiles, State Levee and Drainage Commissioner, 1912. Long. 96 deg. 27'30" - 96 deg. 35'00" Scales: 1 inch = 2000 feet 2 5/8 inches = 1 mile 720 varas = 38/100 mile 7/22/86
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