Soil survey of Washington County, Texas

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

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31 p. ; 23 cm.

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Meyer, A. H. (Alfred Henry); Eckmann, E. C.; Cantrell, L. & Davis, L. V. January 26, 1915.

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

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31 p. ; 23 cm.

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Advance sheets--Field operations of the Bureau of Soils, 1913.

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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, Washington County sheet (Map)

Soil map, Texas, Washington County sheet

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

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  • January 26, 1915

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  • Nov. 7, 2006, 4:36 p.m.

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Meyer, A. H. (Alfred Henry); Eckmann, E. C.; Cantrell, L. & Davis, L. V. Soil survey of Washington County, Texas, book, January 26, 1915; Washington. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth19826/: accessed July 29, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.