Soil survey of Willacy County, Texas

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Text describes the area, climate, agriculture, soils, and alkali of Willacy County, Texas.

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57 p. ; 24 cm.

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Hawker, H. W. (Herman William) & Simmons, C. S. 1929.

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Text describes the area, climate, agriculture, soils, and alkali of Willacy County, Texas.

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57 p. ; 24 cm.

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Cover title. "In cooperation with the Texas Agricultural Experiment Station." "Literature cited" : p. 57.

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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 map, Willacy County, Texas (Map)

Soil map, Willacy County, Texas

Map displays soil types along with arroyos, ranches, towns, schools, roads, and railroads. Shows alkali concentrations. Includes legend and symbols.

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Soil map, Willacy County, Texas, ark:/67531/metapth19661

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  • 1929

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Hawker, H. W. (Herman William) & Simmons, C. S. Soil survey of Willacy County, Texas, book, 1929; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth19823/: accessed February 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.