Texas State Archives Map Collection

Map of Texas
Date: 1843
Publisher: -- None Listed --
Cartographer: Arrowsmith, John, compiler
Scale: not legible
Size: 20 cm x 26 cm
Type of Map: general
Format: black & white, photograph
Language: English
AC Number: 07584
Photo Media: b&w neg., photo no. 1978/23-2

Map of Texas Image:
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Shows rivers, creeks, mountainous and forested areas, counties, cities, towns, General Land Office surveyor's districts; routes and trails--including the old San Antonio Road, Indian trails, and military routes; forts, camps, and Indian tribes and villages. There are notes regarding wildlife, topography, and historical incidents. Part of the United States, later known as the Indian Territory, and northern Mexico are also shown. Insets: 1) [Southwestern United States and Mexico], 2) Plan of Galveston Bay from a M.S.. Map 1647 is an earlier edition of this map. This is a negative in the photograph collection, see photo 1978/23-2. 8/12/91

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