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 County: Bexar County, TX
Mapa del Presidio de San Antonio de Bexar: sus Misiones de la Provinsia de Texas, Fecho en 24 del Mes de Marzo de 1764

Mapa del Presidio de San Antonio de Bexar: sus Misiones de la Provinsia de Texas, Fecho en 24 del Mes de Marzo de 1764

Date: 1857
Creator: unknown
Description: Duplication of a map roughly depicting the missions and surrounding areas located near present-day San Antonio, during the Spanish rule of Texas; features are represented pictorially. Scale approximately 1:83,333 (Escala de 5000. Mil Varas Casttellanas.)
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Abstract of Title

Abstract of Title

Date: June 16, 1857
Creator: Beasley, John C.
Description: Booklet entitled "Abstract of Title, to One League and Labor of land situated in Runnels County in the name of Rama Christa as appears from the records of Bexar County while Runnels Co. was a part of Bexar, made by Cocke, Hildebrand & Co. for John C. Beasley," containing records about land titles and legal transactions.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Plot of Itinerary Maps from Camp Verde, Texas to San Antonio, Texas

Plot of Itinerary Maps from Camp Verde, Texas to San Antonio, Texas

Date: January 18, 1869
Creator: Bean, J. W.
Description: Plot of two routes from Camp Verde, Texas, to San Antonio, Texas, as per letter from J.W. Bean at Camp Verde. Scale [ca. 1:633,600] (approximately 10 miles to the inch).
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Map of Fort Concho Reserve

Map of Fort Concho Reserve

Date: 1870
Creator: unknown
Description: Cadastral map of the 1648 acre Fort Concho Reserve, showing property lines, ownership, and plat numbers. The map also includes roads, rivers, mail stations, and Fort Concho. Scale [ca. 1:17,000] (500 varas to the inch).
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Will of Joseph H. Beck]

[Will of Joseph H. Beck]

Date: October 25, 1880
Creator: Beck, Joseph H.
Description: Handwritten will of Joseph H. Beck, giving detailed instructions regarding treatment of his estate following his death.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Letter from Cocke, Hildebrand & Co. to John C. Beasley - January 5, 1886]

[Letter from Cocke, Hildebrand & Co. to John C. Beasley - January 5, 1886]

Date: January 5, 1886
Creator: Cocke, Hildebrand & Co.
Description: Letter written to John C. beasley from Cocke, Hildebrand & Co., concerning an abstract related to land in Runnels County, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Letter from Thaddeus W. Smith to Spoonts & Legett - August 20, 1886]

[Letter from Thaddeus W. Smith to Spoonts & Legett - August 20, 1886]

Date: August 20, 1886
Creator: Smith, Thaddeus W.
Description: Letter written to Spoonts and Legett from Thaddeus W. Smith, County Clerk of Bexar County, Texas, acknowledging the receipt of certified copies of land deeds.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Legal Document Concerning Sale of Land]

[Legal Document Concerning Sale of Land]

Date: January 31, 1887
Creator: unknown
Description: Legal document regarding the sale of land to Joseph H. Beck and J.W. Lotspeich. The document is signed by J. Cunningham, Taylor County Sheriff.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Map of Bexar County

Map of Bexar County

Date: 1896
Creator: Rowe, S. J.
Description: Blue line print of survey map of Bexar County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, towns, roads, and railroads. Handwritten notes have been made on the published map in pencil and red ink and denote the addition of roads and highways, crossings, and landmarks. Scale [ca. 1:213,333] (4000 varas to 5/8 of an inch).
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Seige of the Alamo

Seige of the Alamo

Date: 1938?
Creator: unknown
Description: Map of the zone fire between Mexican batteries and the Alamo, showing the San Antonio River, various locations of attach, streets, trees, and places where bodies were burned. Distances to various cities are given. Some twentieth century features of the city are superimposed. No scale indicated.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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