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Map of the State of Texas from the Latest Authorities / 1856

Texas State Archives Map Number 0030

Publisher: Desilver, Charles, Philadelphia, 1858. Engraved by J.J. Hazzard.
Cartographer: Young, J.H.

Scale: 1 inch = 55 statute miles
Size: 30 cm x 38 cm
Type of map: gen     Format: photostat   
Language: e
Related Map/s: 30a

Description: Covers Texas and part of the Indian Territory. Shows rivers, mountainous areas, geographic regions, counties, county seats, towns, roads, routes and trails, post offices, forts, camps, railroads, herds of wild cattle and horses, and Indian tribes. Notes: Population of Texas; Railroads in Texas. Insets: 1) Northern Texas (same scale), 2) Map of Galveston Bay from the U.S. Coast Survey. Photostat. The color copy of this map is missing. Map 30a is a later edition.

Long. 94 - 106 deg.


Texas, forts
Texas, railroads
Texas, general map
Texas, post offices
Texas, routes and trails
Galveston Bay, plan, inset on state map
Apache Indians, ...
Comanche Indians, ...
Kiowa Indians, ...
Texas, Indians
Texas, camps

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