Creator: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893
Description: This map shows the state of Texas and surrounding areas, including Cross Timbers. Each of the counties is outlined and labeled. Additionally the map has towns, railroads, and battle fields marked on the map with a key in the lower left corner. Bodies of water and geographic features are also shown on the map (with relief shown by hachures and spot heights). On the back of the map is a page of illustrated text with review exercises about a map of Mississippi, Louisiana, and Arkansas (not included) and facts about the states of Georgia, Alabama, and Florida. The text starts and continues on un-included pages. Scale 1:3623775 (W 103⁰--W 93⁰/N 35⁰---N 26⁰). Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library