Preliminary survey of the entrance to the Rio Grande, Texas

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Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Greenwich. Includes text on soundings and tides. "I no. 2." "No. 40."

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1 map ; 34 x 36 cm.

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United States Coast Survey 1854.

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Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Greenwich. Includes text on soundings and tides. "I no. 2." "No. 40."

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1 map ; 34 x 36 cm.

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"Topography by W.E. Greenwell ; hydrography by the party under the command of J. Wilkinson ; drng. by W.E. Greenwell ; engd. by C.A. Knight & F.W. Benner."

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Rare Book and Texana Collections

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  • 1854

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United States Coast Survey. Preliminary survey of the entrance to the Rio Grande, Texas, map, 1854; Washington D.C.. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth2480/: accessed November 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .