Texas: Sabinal Quadrangle

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Topographic quadrangle map of Sabinal, Texas, showing towns, roads, borders between counties, water bodies, ranches and farms, and landmarks. Relief shown by contours (interval 25 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500

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1 map ; 45 x 39 cm.

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Brown, Earl L.; Nicholas, R. U.; Drouet, A. & Zensius, W. R. 1956.

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  • Main Title: Texas: Sabinal Quadrangle
  • Added Title: Sabinal, Texas
  • Added Title: Sabinal Quadrangle

Description

Topographic quadrangle map of Sabinal, Texas, showing towns, roads, borders between counties, water bodies, ranches and farms, and landmarks. Relief shown by contours (interval 25 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500

Physical Description

1 map ; 45 x 39 cm.

Notes

"Base Map Advance Sheet prepared under direction of Chief Engineer Officer, Dept. of Texas, 1908. Revised by Department Engineer, Southern Department 1915. Further revisions under direction of Engineer, Eighth Corps Area, 1928. Earl l. Brown, Colonel, Corps of Engineers, Engineer, Eighth Corps Area. R.U. Nicolas, Major, C.E., Chief of Map Section. A.Drouet, (Surveyor,)Chief Draftsman. W.R.Zensius, Pvt.1cl., Col."B" 29th.Eng.,Draftsman. Revised 1928."

"Contour interval 25 feet. Datum is mean sea level."

"Reprinted from military edition for civil use."

"A folder describing topographic maps and symbols is available on request."

"Interior - Geological Survey, Washington, D.C. - 1956. M R 4022."

"Polyconic Projection North American Datum."

"Sabinal, Texas. N 2915 - W9915/15."

"Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army. Tactical Maps."

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  • Accession or Local Control No: HSU-0307002059532
  • Accession or Local Control No: 1.B.38
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth492943

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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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  • 1956

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  • Sept. 14, 2014, 9:20 a.m.

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  • Nov. 12, 2014, 9:36 a.m.

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Brown, Earl L.; Nicholas, R. U.; Drouet, A. & Zensius, W. R. Texas: Sabinal Quadrangle, map, 1956; Washington, D.C.. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth492943/: accessed February 7, 2023), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hardin-Simmons University Library.

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