Map of Denton County, Texas

Description

Map of Denton County, Texas and the surrounding area. Individual properties are marked and labeled with land owners. There are various handwritten notes and additional property lines drawn on the map. Scale ca. 1:133,333

Physical Description

1 map ; 40 x 44 cm.

Creation Information

Texas. General Land Office. 1879.

Context

This map is part of the collection entitled: Rare Book and Texana Collections and was provided by UNT Libraries Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 317 times , with 4 in the last month . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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  • August Gast & Co.
    Publisher Info: "Lithographed by August Gast & Co'y., New Process, St. Louis."
    Place of Publication: St. Louis, Missouri

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Description

Map of Denton County, Texas and the surrounding area. Individual properties are marked and labeled with land owners. There are various handwritten notes and additional property lines drawn on the map. Scale ca. 1:133,333

Physical Description

1 map ; 40 x 44 cm.

Notes

"I, W. C. Walsh, Commissioner of the General Land Office do certify that this Map of Denton County is a true and correct copy of the Map now in use in this Office, compiled from official data."

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Rare Book and Texana Collections

The Rare Books and Texana Collections at the University of North Texas Libraries contribute many important materials to the Portal. In this extensive online collection of books and maps you can find a 1633 map, America Noviter Delineata; H. K. Yoakum's History of Texas: from its First Settlement in 1685 to its Annexation in 1846, Vols. 1 & 2; and Exploration of the Red River of Louisiana, in the year 1852 by Randolph B. Marcy.

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Creation Date

  • 1879

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Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 5, 2007, 10:54 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Feb. 13, 2013, 7:25 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Texas. General Land Office. Map of Denton County, Texas, map, 1879; St. Louis, Missouri. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth20813/: accessed July 27, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.