Velasco, the first & only deep water port on the coast of Texas : the commercial hope of the Trans-Mississippi.

Description:

Sheet consists of four insets: "Map of the United States, Mexico and Central America, showing the City of Velasco, at the mouth of the Brazos River, and its position with reference to the most important Cities and Transportation Routes," "Map of the City of Velasco, Brazoria Co. Texas," "View of the Jetties at the mouth of the Brazos River, Texas and of the City of Velasco and surroundings," and "Agricultural Texas, Map of Brazos Valley, Wheat, Cotton, Cattle, Corn, Iron, Coal, Timber, Sugar, Railroads, Rivers." Verso: Extensive text promoting Velasco as a private deep water port development. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. No scale noted.

Creator(s): Giraud, Louis
Location(s): United States - Texas - Brazoria County - Velasco
Creation Date: [189-?]  
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Usage:
Total Uses: 43
Past 30 days: 2
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: St. Louis
Date(s):
  • Creation: [189-?]
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Brazoria County - Velasco
Era
The Texas Landscape
From 1890 to 1899
Description:

Sheet consists of four insets: "Map of the United States, Mexico and Central America, showing the City of Velasco, at the mouth of the Brazos River, and its position with reference to the most important Cities and Transportation Routes," "Map of the City of Velasco, Brazoria Co. Texas," "View of the Jetties at the mouth of the Brazos River, Texas and of the City of Velasco and surroundings," and "Agricultural Texas, Map of Brazos Valley, Wheat, Cotton, Cattle, Corn, Iron, Coal, Timber, Sugar, Railroads, Rivers." Verso: Extensive text promoting Velasco as a private deep water port development. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. No scale noted.

Physical Description:

4 maps : both sides : col. ; on sheet 60 x 92 cm.

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Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 00-838
  • OCLC: 48497698 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth231557
Resource Type: Map
Format: Image