Map of Texas with parts of the adjoining states.

Description

Map shows early nineteenth century Texas colonies, towns, and physical features. Includes notes and list of land grant contractors with required number of families in each tract. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1,490,000].

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1 map : blue line print ; 74 x 60 cm.

Creation Information

Austin, Stephen F. (Stephen Fuller), 1793-1836 1882.

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Description

Map shows early nineteenth century Texas colonies, towns, and physical features. Includes notes and list of land grant contractors with required number of families in each tract. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1,490,000].

Physical Description

1 map : blue line print ; 74 x 60 cm.

Notes

Text: "The latitude and longitude of Saltillo, Monterey, Laredo, Bexar, Nacogdoches, and the point where the boundary line leaves the Sabine are from the observations of General Teran of the Mexican Army."

Text: "I, W. C. Walsh, Commissioner of the General Land Office do hereby certify, that the above is a true and correct copy of a printed map of the State of Texas temporarily deposited in this Office. In witness whereof I hereunto set my hand and cause the seal of Office to be affixed the day and date first above written."

Text: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1835 by H.S. Tanner in the Office of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania."

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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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  • 1882

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  • Nov. 30, 2011, 4:26 p.m.

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  • July 18, 2012, 11:10 a.m.

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Austin, Stephen F. (Stephen Fuller), 1793-1836. Map of Texas with parts of the adjoining states., map, 1882; Austin. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth193725/: accessed April 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.