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Soil Map, Reconnoissance Survey, South Central Texas Sheet

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

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1 map : color ; 61 x 128 cm. ; scale 1 inch = 6 miles

Creation Information

United States. Bureau of Soils. June 12, 1915.

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This map is part of the collection entitled: Texas Soil Surveys and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 303 times . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: Soil Map, Reconnoissance Survey, South Central Texas Sheet
  • Added Title: Soil map, reconnaissance soil survey, south central Texas sheet

Description

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

Physical Description

1 map : color ; 61 x 128 cm. ; scale 1 inch = 6 miles

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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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Reconnoissance soil survey of south-central Texas (Book)

Reconnoissance soil survey of south-central Texas

Soil survey of 19 counties in south-central Texas. "The area includes all of Crockett, Schleicher, Menard, Mason, Llano, Burnet, Blanco, Gillespie, Kimble, Sutton, Valverde, Edwards, Kerr, Real, Bandera, Kendall, and Comal Counties and the greater parts of Hays and Travis Counties . . . ." Text describes the area, climate, agriculture, soils, irrigation, and alkali of these counties.

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  • June 12, 1915

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  • Nov. 7, 2006, 11:08 a.m.

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  • June 14, 2016, 10:44 a.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

United States. Bureau of Soils. Soil Map, Reconnoissance Survey, South Central Texas Sheet, map, June 12, 1915; Washington. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth19686/: accessed January 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.