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Sketch of Texas

Sketch of Texas

Date: September 5, 1850
Creator: unknown
Description: Sketch map of the state of Texas, showing major cities and water bodies, with two proposals for the Texas northwestern boundary, Clay's Compromise Line and Pearce's Line. Map includes table of "Areas" in the lower-left corner. Relief shown in hachures. No scale information given.
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Plat of the City Tract of San Antonio De Bexar

Plat of the City Tract of San Antonio De Bexar

Date: 1852
Creator: Gentilz, Jore & Giraud, Francis
Description: Cadastral map of San Antonio de Bexar, showing property lines, ownership, and plat numbers. The map also includes roads, rivers, creeks, and areas of elevation. Relief shown in hachures. Scale [ca. 1:33,333] (1000 varas to the inch).
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Travis County

Travis County

Date: 1852
Creator: Upishur, Horace L.
Description: Blueline format of survey map of Travis County, Texas, showing blocks of land, roads, rivers, land grants, and rivers. No scale information is given.
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General Map Showing the Countries Explored and Surveyed by the United States and Mexican Boundary Commissions- in the years 1850, 51, 52, and 53.

General Map Showing the Countries Explored and Surveyed by the United States and Mexican Boundary Commissions- in the years 1850, 51, 52, and 53.

Date: 1853
Creator: Bartlett, John R.
Description: Map shows the areas of North America explored and surveyed by the United States and Mexican Boundary Commission from 1850 to 1853 under the direction of John R. Bartlett, U.S. Commissioner. Includes historic notes on the Red, Brazos, and Colorado Rivers and the abundance of vegetation. Relief shown in hachures. Scale ca. 1:6,600,000
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Hays Co.

Hays Co.

Date: 1853
Creator: unknown
Description: Blueline format of survey map of Hays County, Texas, showing blocks of land, rivers, creeks, land grants and roads. No scale information is given.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Leon County.

Leon County.

Date: 1853
Creator: unknown
Description: Survey map of Leon County, Texas, showing property lines, ownership, land grants, and plat numbers. The map also includes rivers, creeks, cities, towns, and railroads. No scale information given.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Map of Lavaca County.

Map of Lavaca County.

Date: October 1853
Creator: Pressler, Charles W.
Description: Survey map of Lavaca County, Texas, showing property lines, ownership, land grants, and plat numbers. The map also includes towns, roads, rivers, and creeks. No scale information given.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Gonzales County.

Gonzales County.

Date: December 1853
Creator: Pressler, C. W.
Description: Survey map of Gonzales County, Texas, showing property lines, ownership, land grants, and plat numbers. The map also includes towns, roads, rivers, and creeks. No scale information given.
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Map of the Country Upon the Brazos and Big Witchita Rivers

Map of the Country Upon the Brazos and Big Witchita Rivers

Date: 1854
Creator: Marcy, R. B.
Description: Map of north central Texas, showing the route followed by Captain R. B. Macy and troops in an effort to locate suitable land for an American Indian reservation. Locates copper and iron ore and shows western and southern boundaries of Peter’s Colony. Relief shown in hachures. Scale [ca. 1:506,880] (10 miles to 1 1/4 of an inch).
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Guadalupe County

Guadalupe County

Date: March 23, 1854
Creator: Willke, H.
Description: Cadastral map of Guadalupe County, Texas, showing property lines, ownership, land grants, and plat numbers. The map also includes rivers, creeks, blocks of land, cities, towns, and railroads. No scale indicated.
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