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Map shows land sections and blocks by owner and number, towns, rivers, creeks,
names of surrounding counties, and county school lands. Lithography by Geo. D.
Barnard and Company, Photo-Litho and Engravers, St. Louis. Black and white
print. Scale: i inch-4ooo varas. Size: 24 inches x 19 inches.
1892 Sterling County #1840
Subtitle: "General Land Office, January 1892." Copyright 1892 by W. L. McGaughey,
Commissioner of the General Land Office of Texas. Map is certified by his signature.
Map shows land sections by number and some by owner, land blocks by number
and owner, towns, hills, rivers, creeks, south line of the Texas and Pacific Reserva-
tion, and names of surrounding counties. Black and white print. Scale not given.
Size: 24 inches x 19 inches.
1892 Texas, Temple Sheet #1847
"Reconnaissance Map. United States Geological Survey, J. W. Powell, Director.
Henry Gannett, Chief Topographer. R. U. Goode, Geographer in charge. Triangu-
lation by C. F. Urquhart. Topography by H. S. Wallace. Surveyed in 1890o. Edition
of February 1892. Reprinted December 19o6. Contour interval fifty feet." Map
shows parts of Bell, Coryell, McLennan, and Falls counties; and denotes towns,
railroads, rivers, creeks, contour elevations, roads, lakes, and names of adjoining
sheets in the margin. On the reverse side of the map is "Description of the
Topographic Map of the United States" and a legend of "Conventional Signs."
Printed in three colors. Scale: 3 inches-6 miles. Size: 171/2 inches x 15 inches.
[ 1893?] Historical Geography of Texas #59
Note: "Map for illustrating the historical geography of Texas." Map shows Texas
rivers, towns, mission sites (partly conjectural for those of which no remains exist),
forts, presidios, and battlefields. Photostat. Size: 8 inches x 5s/4 inches.
1893 Texas, Albany Sheet #1732
"United States Geological Survey. J. W. Powell, Director. Henry Gannett, Chief
Topographer. R. U. Goode, Geographer in charge. Triangulation by R. U. Goode.
Topography by R. O. Gordon. Surveyed in 1889. Edition of October 1893. Contour
interval fifty feet." Printed in three colors the map shows rivers, creeks, railroads,
towns, roads, hills, mountains, elevations, most of Shackelford County and parts of
Throckmorton, Stephens, Eastland, and Callahan counties. Scale: 1/125,ooo or
3 inches-6 miles. Size: 171/2 inches x 15 inches.
1893 Texas, Anson Sheet #1869
"Reconnaissance Map. United States Geological Survey. J. W. Powell, Director.
Henry Gannett, Chief Topographer. R. U. Goode, Geographer in charge. Triangu-
lation by C. F. Urquhart. Topography by R. O. Gordon. Surveyed in 189o. Edition
of November 1893, reprinted December, 19o6. Contour interval fifty feet." Map
shows most of Jones County and parts of Haskell, Stonewall, Shackelford, Callahan,
and Taylor counties, and denotes towns, roads, rivers, creeks, elevations, and streams.

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 April 24, 2014.