Texas State Archives Map Collection

A New Map of Texas with the Contiguous American and Mexican States
Date: 1837
Publisher: Mitchell, Augustus, Philadelphia, 1837.
Cartographer: Young, J.H.
Scale: 1 inch = 50 miles
Size: 47 cm x 57 cm
Type of Map: general
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 07676
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

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Covers Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Tamaulipas, Nuevo Leon, and the Indian Territory in addition to Texas, Coahuila, and Chihuahua. Shows rivers, lakes, mountainous areas, geographic regions, land grants, Austin's colony, towns, forts, routes and trails--including the Old San Antonio Road, wild horse and buffalo herds, and Indian tribes. There are several notes on the map re: Land grants, Rivers of Texas, Remarks on Texas. This is a facsimile copy of an original map on file at the Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin. An earlier edition of this map is in the map collection, map 23a. 8/25/95

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