A geographically correct map of the State of Texas.

Description

Map shows counties, cities, towns, military posts, existing railroads, proposed railroads. Native American tribal locations in "Indian Territory" is also indicated. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:2,534,400].

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 46 x 50 cm.

Creation Information

Texas & Pacific Railway 1876.

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The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries contributes a large collection of maps, photographs, books, and letters to several collections, including German Immigration to Texas, Humanities Texas Grant, and Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures. They also provide select items for the Lorenzo de Zavala Online: Empresario, Statesman and Texas Revolutionary collection.

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Description

Map shows counties, cities, towns, military posts, existing railroads, proposed railroads. Native American tribal locations in "Indian Territory" is also indicated. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:2,534,400].

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 46 x 50 cm.

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

This map collection contains more than 5,000 maps. While containing maps of all parts of the world, it emphasizes the Gulf Coast region and the Greater Southwest. It includes maps dating from 1493 to the present and features noted cartographers. Funded by a National Endowment for the Humanities "We the People" grant.

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  • 1876

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  • March 8, 2013, 9:50 p.m.

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  • June 21, 2013, 10:42 a.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Texas & Pacific Railway. A geographically correct map of the State of Texas., map, 1876; St. Louis. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth298424/: accessed March 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.