Road Map of Tarrant County, Texas

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Map of Tarrant county, Texas, circa 1920, showing roads, railways, interurban lines, place names, schools and churches. Scale 1:126,720

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1 map ; 21 cm.

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Fort Worth (Tex.). Chamber of Commerce. [1920].

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  • Main Title: Road Map of Tarrant County, Texas
  • Added Title: Road Map of Tarrant County, Texas indicating roads, railroads, surveys, schools, rivers, etc.

Description

Map of Tarrant county, Texas, circa 1920, showing roads, railways, interurban lines, place names, schools and churches. Scale 1:126,720

Physical Description

1 map ; 21 cm.

Notes

In upper-left corner: "Notice: The New Greater Ft. Worth City Map indicates Auto Routes, Schools, Churches, House numbers, Industrial Plants, Refineries, Etc, Etc. Streets Alphabetically Indexed. Wall Size 50 x 60 - Cloth. This County Map For Sale Size 18: x 20" Showing Original Surveys."

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  • Forth [sic] Worth official pocket guide and directory, containing the latest street and industrial map of greater Fort Worth city, streets. Tarrant County road map; street car lines, organizations, buildings, churches, schools, parks and other daily useful information. Prepared in cooperation and under the auspices of the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce., 917.64 F775

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Map of Greater Fort Worth, Texas, circa 1920, showing roads, railways, interurban lines, streetcar lines, automobile routes, river levees, buildings, schools, churches and residence street numbers. There is a legend on the right side of the map. Scale 1:12,000

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  • [1920]

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  • Sept. 20, 2011, 9:09 p.m.

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Fort Worth (Tex.). Chamber of Commerce. Road Map of Tarrant County, Texas, map, [1920]; Fort Worth, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth20808/: accessed July 30, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .