General Austin's Map of Texas, 1840
This map covers most of Texas and parts of the Mexican states of Tamaulipas, Nuevo Leon, and Coahuila. The details include rivers, mountainous and forested areas, empresario land grants, colonies, counties, towns, forts, battlegrounds, routes and trails, and Indian tribes and villages. There are notes regarding wild life and military engagements. To discover more early maps of Texas, visit the map collection search page.
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General Austin's Map of Texas, 1840. State Archives Map Collection, Texas State Library and Archives Commission. #0424.