Soil Survey of Anderson County, Texas

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Text includes information on history, climate, physiography and geology, soils, agricultural methods, and agricultural conditions. Accompanied by soil map.

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p. 397-420 ; 24 cm.

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United States. Bureau of Soils 1905.

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Description

Text includes information on history, climate, physiography and geology, soils, agricultural methods, and agricultural conditions. Accompanied by soil map.

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p. 397-420 ; 24 cm.

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Caption title./ Extract from U.S. Bureau of Soils Field operations, 1904.

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  • Extracted from U.S. Bureau of Soils Field operations, 1904.

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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 map, Texas, Anderson County sheet (Map)

Soil map, Texas, Anderson County sheet

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

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  • 1905

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  • Nov. 7, 2006, 8:58 a.m.

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United States. Bureau of Soils. Soil Survey of Anderson County, Texas, book, 1905; Washington. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth19817/: accessed December 3, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.