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this area. Adjoining folio-Nueces-is also available at the same price." On the
reverse side of the map is "Description of the Topographic Map of the U. S." and
a legend of "Conventional Signs." Scale: 1/125,ooo or 21/ inches-5 miles or 11/
inches-5 kilometers. Size: 171/ inches x 15 inches.
1898 Texas, Uvalde Quadrangle #1741
"United States Geological Survey, Charles D. Walcott, Director. E. M. Douglas,
Topographer in charge. Triangulation by H. L. Baldwin, Jr. Topography by T. M.
Bannon. Surveyed in 1896. Edition of February 1898. Contour interval twenty-five
feet. Datum is mean sea level. Topographic Sheet." In printed colors the map
shows most of Uvalde County and part of Zavala County denoting ranches, towns,
roads, secondary and private roads, bench marks, post offices, rivers, creeks, ponds,
intermittent streams, hills, windmills, a silver mine, mountains, elevations, railroads,
triangulation points, a school house, Baldwin Tank, lakes, waterholes, railroad
sidings, and hollows, with names of adjoining published sheets in the margin.
Legend of "Conventional Signs" in the margin. On the reverse side of the map is
"Description of the Topographic Map of the U. S." Scale: 1/125,00ooo0 or 2/ inches-
5 miles or 11/2 inches-5 kilometers. Size: 171/ inches x 15 inches.
1898 Texas, Waco Sheet #1755
"United States Geological Survey, J. W. Powell, Director. Henry Gannett, Chief
Topographer. R. U. Goode, Geographer in charge. Triangulation by Charles F.
Urquhart. Topography by R. O. Gordon. Surveyed in 189o. Edition of April 1892.
Reprinted October 1898. Contour interval fifty feet." Printed in colors the map
shows rivers, creeks, railroads, towns, roads, elevations for McLennan, Hill, and
Bosque counties. On the reverse side of the map is "Description of the Topographic
Map of the United States" and a legend of "Conventional Signs." Scale: 1/125,00ooo0
or 3 inches-6 miles. Size: 171/ inches x 15 inches.
1899 Pecos Railway Construction and Land Company #6
Routes in Upper Half of Texas and
Map shows towns, rivers, and railroad routes of the Pecos Railway Construction
and Land Company and other companies. Instructions to porters and conductors
concerning fares are on the reverse side. Size: 81/ inches x 11 inches.
1899 Map of Texas and Parts of Adjoining #1006
Compiled by and under the direction of Robert T. Hill. Drawn by Henry S. Selden
and Willard D. Johnson. Sheet XI. Topographic Map. United States Geological
Survey, Charles D. Walcott, Director. In printed colors the map shows counties,
towns, railroads, rivers, creeks, streams, lakes, Indian tribes, parts of New Mexico
and Indian Territory, and mountains. Contour interval 250 feet. Scale: 1 inch--
25 miles. Size: 311/4 inches x 34 inches. Identical in content to Map # 1753 below.
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 July 6, 2015.