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

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

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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

Notes

"Field Operations Bureau of Soils 1913." "Soils surveyed by A. E. Kocher, William G. Smith, L. C. Holmes, Gustavus B. Maynadier, L. R. Schoenmann, H. L. Westover and A. W. Mangum."

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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.

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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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Reconnoissance soil survey of south-central Texas, ark:/67531/metapth19754

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  • June 12, 1915

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Nov. 7, 2006, 11:08 a.m.

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  • March 20, 2017, 8:36 p.m.

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United States. Bureau of Soils. Soil Map, Reconnoissance Survey, South Central Texas Sheet, map, June 12, 1915; Washington D.C.. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth19686/: accessed July 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.