Geological Section from the Rio Grande to the Red River, 1855-1861

Description:

Geographical section from the Rio Grande River and Red River from 1855-1861. Printed in the upper left-hand corner of the map is, "US Pacific RailRoad Exploration & Survey War Department. Geological Section, Along the route explored by Capt. Jno Pope Corps of Topl. Engrs., Near the 32 Parallell of North Latitude. 1854. From the Rio Grande to the Red River. Prepared in the Office of Pacific RailRoad Exploration & Survey War Dep! By William P. Blake."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas
Creation Date: 1861  
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: U.S. Government
Publisher Info: 1855-1861
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1861
  • Digitized: May 8, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
Era
The Texas Frontier, 1846-1861
Date
1861  
Description:

Geographical section from the Rio Grande River and Red River from 1855-1861. Printed in the upper left-hand corner of the map is, "US Pacific RailRoad Exploration & Survey War Department. Geological Section, Along the route explored by Capt. Jno Pope Corps of Topl. Engrs., Near the 32 Parallell of North Latitude. 1854. From the Rio Grande to the Red River. Prepared in the Office of Pacific RailRoad Exploration & Survey War Dep! By William P. Blake."

Physical Description:

Lithographed map on paper with hand coloring: 44.0 in. X 14.0 in.

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Keyword(s): Rio Grande River | Red River | Geographical Sections
Source: Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Made under the Direction of the Secretary of War, in 1853-56.
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 132_5_00103
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth41378
Resource Type: Map
Format: Image