Galveston Bay, Texas.

Description

Map shows early twentieth century Galveston Bay, Texas railroads, shipping channels, bays, and lakes. Includes sections on authorities, tides, lights, life saving stations, storm warning displays, time ball, and soundings. Scale [ca. 1:80,000].

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 84 x 83 cm.

Creation Information

Riché, C. S. 1905.

Context

This map is part of the collection entitled: Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington and was provided by University of Texas at Arlington Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 165 times , with 6 in the last month . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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Description

Map shows early twentieth century Galveston Bay, Texas railroads, shipping channels, bays, and lakes. Includes sections on authorities, tides, lights, life saving stations, storm warning displays, time ball, and soundings. Scale [ca. 1:80,000].

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 84 x 83 cm.

Notes

Stamped in ink on face of map "(Signed) F. Merritt".

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

Funded by a National Endowment for the Humanities "We the People" grant, this collection showcases maps from the Gulf Coast region and the greater Southwest.

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Creation Date

  • 1905

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  • April 27, 2012, 1:07 p.m.

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  • Aug. 22, 2012, 10:55 a.m.

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Riché, C. S. Galveston Bay, Texas., map, 1905; New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth220354/: accessed November 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.