Map of Texas and Adjacent Regions in the Eighteenth Century

Description

Map of Texas and adjacent regions in the eighteenth century, showing North American Indian tribes, water bodies, roads, boundaries, and towns and villages. Map includes legend indicating missions, military settlements, Spanish towns, Indian villages, roads, and boundary lines as on the La Fora Map of 1771. Scale [ca. 1:2,661,120] (approximately 42 miles to the inch).

Physical Description

1 map ; 43 x 53 cm.

Creation Information

Bolton, Herbert E. 1915.

Context

This map is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Library Consortium and one other and was provided by Hardin-Simmons University Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 490 times , with 36 in the last month . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: Map of Texas and Adjacent Regions in the Eighteenth Century
  • Added Title: Map of Texas and Adjacent Regions in the 18th Century

Description

Map of Texas and adjacent regions in the eighteenth century, showing North American Indian tribes, water bodies, roads, boundaries, and towns and villages. Map includes legend indicating missions, military settlements, Spanish towns, Indian villages, roads, and boundary lines as on the La Fora Map of 1771. Scale [ca. 1:2,661,120] (approximately 42 miles to the inch).

Physical Description

1 map ; 43 x 53 cm.

Notes

"In the early eighteenth century this county was occupied by the Apache, who were driven south by the Comanche."

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  • Accession or Local Control No: HSU-0307002083185
  • Accession or Local Control No: 4.A.10
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth492871

Collections

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Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

Jesse Wallace Williams Map Collection

Historic topographic maps of locations in Texas and surrounding states. The detailed maps include precise locations of roads, waterways, structures and more.

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  • 1915

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  • Sept. 14, 2014, 9:20 a.m.

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  • Nov. 24, 2014, 10:25 a.m.

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Bolton, Herbert E. Map of Texas and Adjacent Regions in the Eighteenth Century, map, 1915; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth492871/: accessed February 16, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hardin-Simmons University Library.