Soil map, Midland County, Texas

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Map displays soil types along with lakes, ranches, towns, schools, roads, railroads, and land divisions. Includes sketch map showing numbering of sections in Midland County, Texas. Includes legend and symbols.

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1 map : color ; 84 x 87 cm. ; scale 1 inch = 1 mile

Creation Information

United States. Bureau of Chemistry and Soils. 1933.

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  • Main Title: Soil map, Midland County, Texas
  • Added Title: Soil map, Texas, Midland County

Description

Map displays soil types along with lakes, ranches, towns, schools, roads, railroads, and land divisions. Includes sketch map showing numbering of sections in Midland County, Texas. Includes legend and symbols.

Physical Description

1 map : color ; 84 x 87 cm. ; scale 1 inch = 1 mile

Notes

"Field Operations Bureau of Chemistry and Soils 1928." "Soils surveyed by E. H. Templin, Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, in charge, and J. A. Kerr, U.S. Department of Agriculture."

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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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Soil survey of Midland County, Texas (Book)

Soil survey of Midland County, Texas

Text describes the climate, agriculture, soils and crops, and irrigation of Midland County, Texas.

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Soil survey of Midland County, Texas, ark:/67531/metapth19768

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  • 1933

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  • Nov. 7, 2006, 10:54 a.m.

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  • Oct. 21, 2016, 11:42 a.m.

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United States. Bureau of Chemistry and Soils. Soil map, Midland County, Texas, map, 1933; Washington. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth19699/: accessed September 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.