Bird's eye view map of San Antonio, Tex.

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A bird's eye view map of San Antonio that includes business advertisements. On the back is a Map of the San Antonio and Aransas Pass Railway and Connections.

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Not drawn to scale. 1 view : col. ; 48 x 101 cm. on sheet 77 x 112 cm.

Creation Information

San Antonio Light. 1891.

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This map is part of the collection entitled: Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures and one other 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 2818 times , with 39 in the last month . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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University of Texas at Arlington Library

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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  • Main Title: Bird's eye view map of San Antonio, Tex.
  • Added Title: Map of San Antonio
  • Added Title: Map of the San Antonio and Aransas Pass Railway and connections

Description

A bird's eye view map of San Antonio that includes business advertisements. On the back is a Map of the San Antonio and Aransas Pass Railway and Connections.

Physical Description

Not drawn to scale.
1 view : col. ; 48 x 101 cm. on sheet 77 x 112 cm.

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Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures

The materials in this collection, which include photographs, letters, books, and more, reflect on the rich and storied history of Fort Worth. This project was generously funded by the Amon Carter Foundation and the Adeline and George McQueen Foundation.

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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  • 1891

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Nov. 14, 2008, 6:53 p.m.

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  • May 4, 2011, 4:26 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

San Antonio Light. Bird's eye view map of San Antonio, Tex., map, 1891; San Antonio, Tex.. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth41356/: accessed March 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.