Texas rail system map

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Railroad Map of Texas, including Angelina & Neches River Railroad Co.; Burlington Northern, Inc.; Belton Railroad Co.; Fort Worth & Denver Railway Co.; Galveston Wharves; Galveston, Houston & Henderson Railroad Co.; Georgetown Railroad Company, Inc.; Kansas City Southern Railway Co.; Louisiana & Arkansas Railway Co.; Moscow, Camden & San Augustine Railroad; Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad Co.; Missouri Pacific Railroad Co.; Point Comfort & Northern Railway Co.; Pecos Valley Southern Railway Co.; Quanah, Acme & Pacific Railway Co.; Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad Co.; Roscoe, Snyder & Pacific Railroad Co.; Rockdale, Sandow & Southern Railroad Co.; Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway … continued below

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1 map ; 97 x 89 cm. folded to 25 x 15 cm.

Creation Information

Railroad Commission of Texas. Transportation Division. 1980.

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This map is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2010 and was provided by the Midwestern State University to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 7977 times, with 183 in the last month. More information about this map can be viewed below.

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Midwestern State University

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Railroad Map of Texas, including Angelina & Neches River Railroad Co.; Burlington Northern, Inc.; Belton Railroad Co.; Fort Worth & Denver Railway Co.; Galveston Wharves; Galveston, Houston & Henderson Railroad Co.; Georgetown Railroad Company, Inc.; Kansas City Southern Railway Co.; Louisiana & Arkansas Railway Co.; Moscow, Camden & San Augustine Railroad; Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad Co.; Missouri Pacific Railroad Co.; Point Comfort & Northern Railway Co.; Pecos Valley Southern Railway Co.; Quanah, Acme & Pacific Railway Co.; Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad Co.; Roscoe, Snyder & Pacific Railroad Co.; Rockdale, Sandow & Southern Railroad Co.; Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Co.; St. Louis-San Francisco Railway Co.; Southern Pacific Transportation Co.; Sabine River & Northern Railroad Co.; St. Louis-Southwestern Railway Co.; Texas City Terminal Railway Co.; Texas Southeastern Railroad Co.; Texas Central Railroad Co. Scale [1:1,584,000]

Physical Description

1 map ; 97 x 89 cm. folded to 25 x 15 cm.

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Part of the Forrest Monahan Railroad Collection.

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Insets: Houston-Galveston -- Beaumont, Orange and Port Arthur -- Dallas County -- Tarrant County.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2010

Rescuing Texas History, 2010 is comprised of photographs, postcards, maps, letters, yearbooks, and other materials that reflect on bygone eras of Texas history.

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  • 1980

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  • Sept. 29, 2010, 3:59 p.m.

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  • Dec. 3, 2012, 9:23 a.m.

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Railroad Commission of Texas. Transportation Division. Texas rail system map, map, 1980; Austin, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth117412/: accessed October 3, 2022), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Midwestern State University.

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