The United States Subdivided into Physical Groups

The United States Subdivided into Physical Groups

Date: 1875
Creator: Harper & Brothers
Description: This map shows the United States and surrounding areas. Each of the U.S. states is outlined and labeled. Additionally, states are shaded in colors and several major regions are labeled: Western or Highland States, Central States, and Atlantic States. Additionally, bodies of water and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). On the back of the map is a page of text with the title "Eastern Half of the United States: Climate, Vegetation, Etc." The text appears to continue from a previous page and to a successive page (additional pages not included). The text discusses the geography and climate of parts of the United States and includes a "Rain Map of United States."
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Phelp's Ornamental Map of the United States and Mexico

Phelp's Ornamental Map of the United States and Mexico

Date: 1847
Creator: Phelps, Humphrey, 19th cent. & Barritt, William, b. ca. 1822
Description: This map shows the United States and Mexico and some surrounding areas. Various regions in the west are shaded in color and the regions in the east are outlined in color. Major cities, bodies of water, and geographic areas are marked (with relief shown by hachures). Additionally, the Great Oregon Railroad route from Chicago to Oregon City, Fremont's exploration route, and the Santa Fe Traders route are marked. There are two shaded text boxes list "Population of The Republic of Mexico" and "Distances in Mexico." Scale [ca. 1:11,750,000] (W 133⁰--W 60⁰/N 50⁰--N 15°) Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
N. America

N. America

Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Andrew, 1726-1809
Description: This map shows the continent of North America and surrounding areas. Portions of present day Canada are labeled "Parts Undiscovered" and only partially delineated. Some regions are marked including notations showing the locations of some Native American tribes. Rivers and mountains are marked (with relief shown pictorially). Prime meridian: London.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
The United States of America

The United States of America

Date: unknown
Creator: Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor & Co.
Description: This sheet has a map of the United States on the front and accompanying text on the back. On the map, states and territories are shaded in various colors and labeled. Some cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked on the map (with relief shown by hachures). The accompanying text includes information about different regions of the United States (Atlantic Highland and Plain and The Mississippi Valley) as well as exercises regarding geographic and political features. Additionally, there is a physical map with purple coloring (which does not appear to be related to the map itself) and related questions. The textual pages have the number 25 and 28 in the upper corners; there appear to be page numbers above the map that are cut off but may be 26 and 27. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
The United States of America

The United States of America

Date: 1875
Creator: Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor & Co.
Description: This sheet has a map of the United States on the front and accompanying text on the back. On the map, states and territories are shaded in various colors and labeled. Some cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked on the map (with relief shown by hachures). The accompanying text includes information about different regions of the United States (Atlantic Highland and Plain and The Mississippi Valley) as well as exercises regarding geographic and political features. Additionally, there is a physical map with purple coloring (which does not appear to be related to the map itself) and related questions. The textual pages have the number 25 and 28 in the upper corners; there appear to be page numbers above the map that are cut off but may be 26 and 27. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Map of Lamar County

Map of Lamar County

Date: 1849
Creator: unknown
Description: Map of the Prairies and Lakes region covering Lamar County, Texas. Scale ca. 1:100,000 (3000 varas per inch).
Contributing Partner: Texas General Land Office
Map of Grayson County

Map of Grayson County

Date: 1871~
Creator: Lungkwitz, Herman
Description: Map of Grayson County, Texas in the Prairies and Lakes Region. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Contributing Partner: Texas General Land Office
Collin County

Collin County

Date: July 23, 1862
Creator: Reichel, Robert
Description: Map of Collin County, Texas, including the Prairies and Lakes region. Orr's Line and the east line of Peter's Colony are marked on map, in addition to the North and South boundary lines of the Memphis, El Paso and Pacific Railroad Reservation. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Contributing Partner: Texas General Land Office
Harrison County

Harrison County

Date: June 21, 1871
Creator: Lungkwitz, Herman
Description: Map of the Piney Woods region covering Harrison County, Texas. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Contributing Partner: Texas General Land Office
Bosque County

Bosque County

Date: December 1876
Creator: Thielepape, George J.
Description: Map of the Prairies and Lakes region covering Bosque County, Texas. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).
Contributing Partner: Texas General Land Office