Topographic Sheet: Texas Uvalde Quadrangle

Description

This topographic map shows the elevations and location of private and public roads, railroads, building structures, bridges, and dams, lakes and drainage structures in the Uvalde, Texas quadrangle. It contains a legend of each of the structural elements and a scale for the elevation and contour of the area.

Physical Description

1 map : col ; 56 x 45 cm.

Creation Information

United States. Dept. of the Interior. 1900.

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This map is part of the collection entitled: Texas History Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 368 times . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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  • Geological Survey (U.S.)
    Publisher Info: Engraved and Printed by the U.S. Geological Survey
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

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Description

This topographic map shows the elevations and location of private and public roads, railroads, building structures, bridges, and dams, lakes and drainage structures in the Uvalde, Texas quadrangle. It contains a legend of each of the structural elements and a scale for the elevation and contour of the area.

Physical Description

1 map : col ; 56 x 45 cm.

Notes

"[Topography] surveyed in 1896."

"Edition of Feb. 1900."

Source

  • Geologic Atlas of the United States, Uvalde Folio No. 64 published in 1900.

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Texas History Collection

Drawn from collections at the UNT Libraries and various partners, these materials about Texas history include artifacts, books, documents, manuscripts, photographs, maps, letters, and more.

Related Items

Geologic Atlas of the United States: Uvalde Folio, Texas (Book)

Geologic Atlas of the United States: Uvalde Folio, Texas

This atlas contains three colored maps from the quadrangle region around Uvalde (Culberson County) and Zavalla (Angelina County), Texas including historical geography, topography, and structure sections. The illustrated text of the atlas discusses the geological elevation of the area, provides in-depth breakdown of the kinds of rocks and minerals as well as other features of the region, and includes economic geology, agriculture and cattle raising information.

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Geologic Atlas of the United States: Uvalde Folio, Texas, ark:/67531/metapth60971

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  • 1900

Covered Time Period

Start & End Dates

  • 1896 - 1900

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • March 15, 2010, 9:06 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Nov. 1, 2011, 11:02 a.m.

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United States. Dept. of the Interior. Topographic Sheet: Texas Uvalde Quadrangle, map, 1900; Washington D.C.. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc11822/: accessed July 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .