[Map of southwestern Texas trails, stagecoach lines, explorer's routes and forts, 1675-1940]

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Map shows at least eleven counties in southwestern Texas along the Rio Grande; Fort Stockton as the western most point on map; San Saba, Llano, Round Mountain, and Boerne as eastern most points on map, which stops just west of "S.A." [San Antonio]; Ranger camps, missions, water sources, cemeteries, towns, military posts, Native American villages, explorers' routes, military roads, stage line routes, and Native American trails. Includes historic dates. Scale not noted.

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1 map : 44 x 50 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This map is part of the collection entitled: Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington and was provided by University of Texas at Arlington Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 2611 times , with 83 in the last month . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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Description

Map shows at least eleven counties in southwestern Texas along the Rio Grande; Fort Stockton as the western most point on map; San Saba, Llano, Round Mountain, and Boerne as eastern most points on map, which stops just west of "S.A." [San Antonio]; Ranger camps, missions, water sources, cemeteries, towns, military posts, Native American villages, explorers' routes, military roads, stage line routes, and Native American trails. Includes historic dates. Scale not noted.

Physical Description

1 map : 44 x 50 cm.

Notes

Map time-span based on existence of Fort Duncan (1849-1940).

Publication date is not printed on the map. May have been published after 1940.

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

This map collection from the University of Texas at Arlington features more than 5,000 maps that document the greater Southwest. The collection includes maps dating from 1493 to the present and features noted cartographers.

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  • 1940 - 1999

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 16, 2011, 5:05 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • June 12, 2015, 7:31 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[Map of southwestern Texas trails, stagecoach lines, explorer's routes and forts, 1675-1940], map, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth190665/: accessed July 27, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.