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1879 Map of Matagorda County, Texas #1700
Copyright 1879 by W. C. Walsh, Commissioner of the General Land Office of Texas.
Map is certified by his signature. Map shows land sections by owner and date of
title acquisition, rivers, creeks, bays, railroads, some land marked "All sold as
detached." Black and white print. Scale: 1 inch-400o varas. Size: 281/ inches x
254 inches.
1879 Medina County, Texas #1701
Copyright 1879 by W. C. Walsh, Commissioner of the General Land Office of Texas.
Map is certified by Walsh's signature. Lithography by A. Gast and Company, St.
Louis. Map shows land tracts by owner and number, rivers, creeks, towns, John
McMullen's grant as confirmed by decree of the Circuit Court of the United States
for the Western District of Texas at Austin, county school lands, names of sur-
rounding counties. Black and white print. Scale: 1 inch-4ooo varas. Size: 251/8
inches x 21 inches.
1879 Map of Menard County, Texas #1702
Map is certified by signature of W. C. Walsh, Commissioner of the General Land
Office of Texas. Lithography by August Gast and Company, St. Louis. Map shows
land tracts by number and owner, rivers, creeks, towns, five mile radius county
seat circle, names of surrounding counties. Black and white print. Scale: 1 inch--
4000 varas. Size: 18 inches x 24 inches.
1879 San Augustine County, Texas #1845
Copyright 1879 by W. C. Walsh, Commissioner of the General Land Office of Texas.
Lithography by A. Gast and Company, St. Louis and New York. Map shows land
sections by owner and some by date of title, rivers, creeks, towns, names of sur-
rounding counties. Black and white print. Scale: 1 inch-4000 varas. Size: 20o/4 inches
x 14 inches.
1879 Map of San Patricio County, Texas #1844
Copyright 1879 by W. C. Walsh, Commissioner of the General Land Office of Texas.
Lithography by A. Gast and Company, St. Louis and New York. Map shows land
sections by owner and/or number and/or date of title, rivers, creeks, towns, bays,
town tracts, county school lands, islands, a lighthouse, and names of surrounding
counties. Black and white print. Scale: 1 inch-4ooo varas. Size: 16 inches x 25%/4
inches.
1879 Pocket Map of the State of Texas #937
"Reduced from their original map of the state and drawn by Charles W. Pressler
and A. P. Langermann, Austin, Texas, 1879." American Photograph and Lithograph
Company, New York. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1878 by
Charles W. Pressler and A. B. Langermann in the Office of the Librarian of Congress
at Washington, D. C. In printed colors the map shows counties, towns, roads,
railroads, rivers, mountains, and land owned by railroad companies. Scale: 1 inch--
32 miles. Size: 251/4 inches x 23354 inches.

Texas State Historical Association. The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 66, July 1962 - April, 1963. Austin, Texas. The Portal to Texas History. http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth101196/. Accessed January 26, 2015.