Matagorda Bay system : Gulf and mainland shoreline changes 1856 through 1957, Tres Palacios Bay area, Texas.

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Map shows roads, islands, waterways, and shoreline detail for the Tres Palacios Bay area. Includes explanation, overview of section mapped, key to map, and fluctuation graphs. Scale [1:24,000].

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1 map : col. ; 79 x 86 cm.

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Scranton, Dan F. 1974.

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Map shows roads, islands, waterways, and shoreline detail for the Tres Palacios Bay area. Includes explanation, overview of section mapped, key to map, and fluctuation graphs. Scale [1:24,000].

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 79 x 86 cm.

Notes

In upper margin: "In cooperation with the General Land Office of Texas, Bob Armstrong, commissioner." In left upper margin: "The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, W.L. Fisher, Director." In lower right corner: "Printing of maps partially supported by Sea Grant College Program, Texas A&M University."

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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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  • 1974

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  • July 20, 2012, 12:21 p.m.

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Scranton, Dan F. Matagorda Bay system : Gulf and mainland shoreline changes 1856 through 1957, Tres Palacios Bay area, Texas., map, 1974; Austin. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth193410/: accessed October 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.