Cram's railroad & township map of Texas.

Description

Hand drawn color map showing railroads, counties, cities and towns of Texas in 1879.

Physical Description

1 map : hand colored ; 71 x 50 cm. folded to 55 x 43 cm.

Creation Information

Cram, George Franklin, 1841-1928. 1879.

Context

This map is part of the collection entitled: Rare Book and Texana Collections and was provided by UNT Libraries to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 307 times . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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Description

Hand drawn color map showing railroads, counties, cities and towns of Texas in 1879.

Physical Description

1 map : hand colored ; 71 x 50 cm. folded to 55 x 43 cm.

Notes

Excludes area west of 102nd meridian and north of 36th parallel.
Relief shown by hachures.
Prime meridian: Washington.
In upper margin: 28 and 29.

Source

  • G4031.P3 1879 .C7 1879

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Rare Book and Texana Collections

These materials include a 1633 map, America Noviter Delineata; H. K. Yoakum's History of Texas, and Exploration of the Red River of Louisiana, in the year 1852 by Randolph B. Marcy.

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Creation Date

  • 1879

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Dec. 18, 2006, 10:14 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • May 16, 2011, 11:57 a.m.

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Cram, George Franklin, 1841-1928. Cram's railroad & township map of Texas., map, 1879; Chicago. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth20766/: accessed July 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .