Texas State Archives Map Collection

Orientiruncskarte and Erforschung von Northwest Texas
Date: 1873
Publisher: Justus Perthes.
Cartographer: Roessler, A.R., 1872
Loew, Dr. O., 1872
Scale: varies
Size: 25 cm x 19.5 cm
Type of Map: general
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 08003
Photo Media: -- None Listed --

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Two German maps on one sheet - of central and north central Texas. The central Texas map is more detailed, showing rivers, creeks, mountainous areas, forts, camps, railroads, roads, cities, and towns. Mountain peaks are named. Long. 95 deg. - 101.5 deg. The north central Texas map shows counties, rivers, mountainous areas, forts, roads, cities, and a Caddo Indian Village. Long. 96 deg. - 101 deg. Both maps are in German. They are published in Petermann's Geographische Mittheikungen, 1873 12/30/02

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