Map showing the land grants of the St. Louis, Iron Mountain & Southern and Little Rock & Fort Smith Railways in Arkansas

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Map shows Arkansas counties, railroads, railroad land grants, cities, and towns during the late nineteenth century. Includes text. Date range of map determined from changes in county names and boundaries. Scale not given.

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1 map : col. ; 30 x 34 cm.

Creation Information

Iron Mountain Railway [1883..1885].

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  • Place of Publication: Little Rock, Arkansas

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Description

Map shows Arkansas counties, railroads, railroad land grants, cities, and towns during the late nineteenth century. Includes text. Date range of map determined from changes in county names and boundaries. Scale not given.

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 30 x 34 cm.

Notes

In right margin: "Map showing the land grants of the St. Louis, Iron Mountain & Southern and Little Rock & Fort Smith Railways in Arkansas. One million acres of land..." [with additional text consisting of land advertisement directing interested parties to:] "G.A.A. Deane, Land Commissioner, Little Rock, Arkansas."

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

Funded by a National Endowment for the Humanities "We the People" grant, this collection showcases maps from the Gulf Coast region and the greater Southwest.

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Creation Date

  • [1883..1885]

Start & End Dates

  • 1883 - 1885

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 10, 2011, 11:41 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • June 11, 2015, 1:05 p.m.

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  • Little Rock, Arkansas ()

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Iron Mountain Railway. Map showing the land grants of the St. Louis, Iron Mountain & Southern and Little Rock & Fort Smith Railways in Arkansas, map, [1883..1885]; Little Rock, Arkansas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth187504/: accessed December 12, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.