Soil survey of Harris County, Texas

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Text describes climate, agriculture, and soils of Harris County, Texas.

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p. 1903-1953; 24 cm.

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Geib, H. V. (Horace Valentine); Bushnell, T. M. (Thomas Mark) & Bauer, A. H. 1928.

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Text describes climate, agriculture, and soils of Harris County, Texas.

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p. 1903-1953; 24 cm.

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In cooperation with the Texas Agricultural Experiment Station.
Advance sheets--Field operations of the Bureau of Soils, 1922.

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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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Map displays soil types along with bayous, creeks, lakes, ponds, swamps, railroads, roads, towns, schools, institutes, parks, and poor farms. Includes legend and symbols.

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  • 1928

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Geib, H. V. (Horace Valentine); Bushnell, T. M. (Thomas Mark) & Bauer, A. H. Soil survey of Harris County, Texas, book, 1928; Washington D.C.. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth19784/: accessed August 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.