The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 66, July 1962 - April, 1963

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1889 Glasscock County, State of Texas # 1820
July 1889
Copyright 1888 by R. M. Hall, Commissioner of the General Land Office of Texas.
Map is certified by Hall's signature. Lithography by A. Gast Bank-Note and
Lithographic Company, St. Louis and New York. Map shows land sections by
number and a few by owner, land blocks by owner and number, townships by
number, rivers, creeks, and names of surrounding counties. Black and white print.
Scale: 1 inch-4ooo varas. Size: 21 inches x 16s/8 inches.
1889 Texas, Granbury Sheet #1862
United States Geological Survey. J. W. Powell, Director. Henry Gannett, Chief
Geographer. A. H. Thompson, Geographer in charge. Triangulation by R. U.
Goode. Topography by H. S. Wallace. Surveyed in 1887. Edition of November
1889. Reprinted July 1903. Contour interval 50 feet. Datum is mean sea level.
In printed colors the map shows parts of Hood, Somervell, Erath, Bosque, and
Johnson counties, and includes mountains, towns, rivers, creeks, roads, railroads,
intermittent streams, gaps, fort, elevations, and names of adjoining published
sheets in margins. On the reverse side of the map is "Description of the Topographic
Map of the United States" and a legend of "Conventional Signs." Scale: 1/125,ooo
or 3 inches-6 miles. Size: 171/ inches x 15 inches.
1889 Gray County, State of Texas #1822
October 1889
Copyright 1888 by R. M. Hall, Commissioner of the General Land Office of Texas.
Map is certified by Hall's signature. Lithography by A. Gast Bank-Note and
Lithographic Company, Map Publishers, St. Louis. Map shows land sections by
number and some by owner, land blocks by owner and number, railroads, roads,
lakes, and names of surrounding counties. Black and white print. Scale: 1 inch-
4000 varas. Size: 211/ inches x 16s/ inches.
1889 Kent County, 1889 # 106
Prepared by O. Henry. The map shows the whole county with the names of
surrounding counties, blocks of the Houston and Great Northern Railroad Company,
the Waco and Northwestern Railroad Company, the Houston Tap and Brazoria
Railroad Company, the Houston and Texas Central Railroad Company, the Texas
and New Orleans Railroad Company, the Texas and Pacific Railroad Company;
the J. B. Rector and the T. A. Whomson blocks drawn in. Three photographs, two
being an enlargement of the upper half of the county. Original in the General
Land Office of Texas. Scale: 1 inch-4ooo varas. Size: 8 inches x 1o inches.
1889 Lipscomb County, State of Texas #1767
July 1889
Copyright 1888 by R. M. Hall, Commissioner of the General Land Office of Texas.
Map is certified by Hall's signature. Lithography by A. Gast Bank Note and

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