Colton's Texas.

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Map shows major cities and towns, counties, military posts, water resources, and railroads; township grid for Greer County, Oklahoma. Insets: "Plan of Matagorda Bay," "Plan of the northern part or Panhandle of Texas," "Plan of Sabine Lake," and "Plan of Galveston Bay." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings on insets. Scale [1:2,090,880].

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1 map : col. ; 45 x 66 cm.

Creation Information

G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. 1873.

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Description

Map shows major cities and towns, counties, military posts, water resources, and railroads; township grid for Greer County, Oklahoma. Insets: "Plan of Matagorda Bay," "Plan of the northern part or Panhandle of Texas," "Plan of Sabine Lake," and "Plan of Galveston Bay." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings on insets. Scale [1:2,090,880].

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 45 x 66 cm.

Notes

In left margin: 56; in right margin: No. [original paper trim cropped portions of text in margins]. On verso: [Text] South America--Paraguay--Patagonia--Peru, (58); South America--Ecuador--Guayana, (57).

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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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  • 1873

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  • July 8, 2012, 6:10 a.m.

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  • Sept. 21, 2012, 3:50 p.m.

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G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. Colton's Texas., map, 1873; New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth231517/: accessed July 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.