Soil map, Texas, Wilson County

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Map displays soil types along with creeks, rivers, towns, roads, and railroads. Includes legend and soil profiles.

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1 map : col. ; approx. 99 x 89 cm. ; scale 1 inch = 1 mile

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United States. Bureau of Soils. June 9, 1908.

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Description

Map displays soil types along with creeks, rivers, towns, roads, and railroads. Includes legend and soil profiles.

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; approx. 99 x 89 cm. ; scale 1 inch = 1 mile

Notes

"Field Operations Bureau of Soils 1907." "Soils surveyed by W. S. Lyman and F. C. Schroeder 1907."

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Texas Soil Surveys

The Texas Soil Surveys demonstrate early scientific thought regarding soil classification and use. Each survey consists of a soil map and separate book. The maps show many cultural features in the landscape such as businesses, churches, schools, mills, gins, and ferries. The collection embraces all Texas county and reconnaissance soil surveys completed prior to 1950.

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Soil Survey of Wilson County, Texas (Book)

Soil Survey of Wilson County, Texas

Text describes the area, climate, agriculture, and soils of Wilson County, Texas.

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  • June 9, 1908

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Nov. 7, 2006, 11:39 a.m.

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  • May 19, 2016, 12:04 p.m.

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United States. Bureau of Soils. Soil map, Texas, Wilson County, map, June 9, 1908; Washington. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth19658/: accessed July 28, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.