J. De Cordova's map of the state of Texas : compiled from the records of the General Land Office of the State.

Description

Map shows Cross Timbers, counties, colonies, roads, German settlements, land districts, trading posts, and exploration routes. Includes "Reference to Land Districts," official State of Texas seals, legend, and notes. Inset: [Overview of Texas including extent of Indian Territory and adjacent lands acquired by the United States as a result of the War with Mexico, 1846-1848]. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:1,169,700].

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1 map : col. ; 84 x 77 cm.

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Creuzbaur, Robert 1849.

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Map shows Cross Timbers, counties, colonies, roads, German settlements, land districts, trading posts, and exploration routes. Includes "Reference to Land Districts," official State of Texas seals, legend, and notes. Inset: [Overview of Texas including extent of Indian Territory and adjacent lands acquired by the United States as a result of the War with Mexico, 1846-1848]. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:1,169,700].

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1 map : col. ; 84 x 77 cm.

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Text: "Without my signature all copies of this map have been fraudulently obtained [signed] J. De Cordova."

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

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  • 1849

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Creuzbaur, Robert. J. De Cordova's map of the state of Texas : compiled from the records of the General Land Office of the State., map, 1849; Houston. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth298306/: accessed December 13, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.