Plan of the City of Austin

Description

Photograph of the survey map of the City of Austin 1839. Surveyed by L. J. Pilie and Charles Schoolfield, drawn by L. J. Pilie.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1839.

Context

This map is part of the collection entitled: Austin History Center General Collection Photographs and was provided by Austin History Center, Austin Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 456 times , with 4 in the last month . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

As the local history division of the Austin Public Library, the Austin History Center provides the public with information about the history, events, and activities of Austin and Travis County. It collects and preserves information about local governments, businesses, residents, institutions, and neighborhoods so that generations to come will have access to Austin history.

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Description

Photograph of the survey map of the City of Austin 1839. Surveyed by L. J. Pilie and Charles Schoolfield, drawn by L. J. Pilie.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Austin History Center General Collection Photographs

The General Collection photographs, also known as the Austin Files, depict the city of Austin from the 1830s to the 1970s. They include a wide range of subjects, from images of the Texas State Capitol and Barton Springs to aerial views, cityscapes, and much more.

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Creation Date

  • 1839

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  • Oct. 27, 2010, 7:34 p.m.

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  • March 9, 2016, 4:48 p.m.

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Plan of the City of Austin, map, 1839; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth123851/: accessed April 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.