Southwestern road map : 1929 official road map (showing roads radiating from El Paso, Texas with mileage between points).

Description

Map shows lesser and major highways, cities and towns, and points of interest for the southwestern states of Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, northern Mexico, and the southern portions of California, Nevada, Utah, and Colorado; distances between cities. Includes legend [key to highways], distance tables, text, and advertisements; in lower right corner: Metcalf, El Paso logo. Scale not given.

Physical Description

1 map : blue line print ; 28 x 50 cm., on sheet 43 x 57 cm.

Creation Information

El Paso Auto Association 1929.

Context

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Map shows lesser and major highways, cities and towns, and points of interest for the southwestern states of Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, northern Mexico, and the southern portions of California, Nevada, Utah, and Colorado; distances between cities. Includes legend [key to highways], distance tables, text, and advertisements; in lower right corner: Metcalf, El Paso logo. Scale not given.

Physical Description

1 map : blue line print ; 28 x 50 cm., on sheet 43 x 57 cm.

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In upper and lower margins: advertisements, distance tables.

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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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  • 1929

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  • Oct. 10, 2011, 11:41 a.m.

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  • Nov. 21, 2012, 4:08 p.m.

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El Paso Auto Association. Southwestern road map : 1929 official road map (showing roads radiating from El Paso, Texas with mileage between points)., map, 1929; El Paso. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth187674/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.