Texas State Archives Map Collection

Map of the City of Galveston
Date: 1838
Publisher: Traced from a certified copy of the original drawing in 1854.
Cartographer: Groesbeck, John J., Civil Engineer
Scale: 1 inch = 128'8"
Size: 53 cm x 97 cm
Type of Map: plat
Format: other
Language: English
AC Number: 07613
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

Map of the City of Galveston Image:
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Shows blocks, streets, churches, a few public facilities, the Government Reserve, a park, cemetery, the bay, wharves, and Baker's Bayou. This map was part of an exhibit in a Supreme Court case, no. A-8109. 12/10/92

The Texas State Archives Map Collection contains original, photo-reproduced, and compiled maps covering the period from the early seventeenth through the late twentieth centuries. For general information about the holdings and descriptive information available, read the map introduction and indexes and types of maps webpages. For our copy policy, view our webpage on preservation, access, and reproductions.

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