Map of the Country Upon Upper Red-River, Explored in 1852

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Topographic map of a portion of the Red River in Texas. Some additional geographic features are noted as well as territories held by various Native American tribes. Relief is shown by hachures.

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1 map ; folded to 23 cm.

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United States. Army. Creation Date: Unknown.

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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 254 times . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: Map of the Country Upon Upper Red-River, Explored in 1852
  • Added Title: Map of the country embraced within the basin of Upper Red River, explored in 1852.

Description

Topographic map of a portion of the Red River in Texas. Some additional geographic features are noted as well as territories held by various Native American tribes. Relief is shown by hachures.

Physical Description

1 map ; folded to 23 cm.

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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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  • Jan. 5, 2007, 10:39 a.m.

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  • Feb. 13, 2013, 7:25 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

United States. Army. Map of the Country Upon Upper Red-River, Explored in 1852, map, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth20848/: accessed September 26, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.