Texas: San Antonio Quadrangle Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Texas: San Antonio Quadrangle
  • Added Title San Antonio, Tex.

Creator

  • Draftsman: Douglas, E. M.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: E. M. Douglas, Geographer in charge.
  • Draftsman: Herron, W. H.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Topography by W. H. Herron, J. F. McBeth, E. R. Bartlett, and Fred McLaughlin.
  • Draftsman: McBeth, J. F.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Topography by W. H. Herron, J. F. McBeth, E. R. Bartlett, and Fred McLaughlin.
  • Draftsman: Bartlett, E. R.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Topography by W. H. Herron, J. F. McBeth, E. R. Bartlett, and Fred McLaughlin.
  • Draftsman: McLaughlin, Fred
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Topography by W. H. Herron, J. F. McBeth, E. R. Bartlett, and Fred McLaughlin.
  • Draftsman: Thompson, A. H.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Triangulation by A. H. Thompson and T. M. Bannon.
  • Draftsman: Bannon, T. M.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Triangulation by A. H. Thompson and T. M. Bannon.

Publisher

  • Name: Gelogical Survey (U.S.)
    Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
    Additional Info: For Sale by U.S. Geological Survey, Denver 2, Colorado or Washington 25, D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 1957

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Topographical quadrangle map of Bexar County, Texas, and a small portion of Wilson County, Texas, showing towns, roads, bodies of water, landmarks, and borders, with relief shown by contours (interval 10 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500
  • Physical Description: 1 map : col. ; 44 x 78 cm., on sheet 54 x 86 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Texas -- Maps, Topographic.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Bexar County (Tex.) -- Maps, Topographic.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Wilson County (Tex.) -- Maps, Topographic.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Geography and Maps
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: San Antonio (Tex.) -- Maps, Topographic.
  • Keyword: topography
  • Keyword: topographic maps

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Bexar County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Wilson County
  • Place Box: northlimit=29.513322; eastlimit=-98.253902; southlimit=29.241073; westlimit=-98.765110;

Collection

  • Name: Abilene Library Consortium
    Code: ABCM
  • Name: Jesse Wallace Williams Map Collection
    Code: JWWMC

Institution

  • Name: Hardin-Simmons University Library
    Code: HSUL

Resource Type

  • Map

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: HSU-0307002013596
  • Accession or Local Control No: 3.A.39
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth493050

Note

  • Display Note: "Contour interval 10 feet. Datum is 8 feet below mean sea level. (The initial elevation assumed for this map was derived from railroad data. To reduce elevations to mean sea level subtract 8 feet.)"
  • Display Note: "A folder describing topographic maps and symbols is available on request."
  • Display Note: "San Antonio, Tex. N2915-W9815/15x30; 1903"
  • Display Note: "Polyconic projection. To place on 1927 North American datum move projection lines 50 feet north and 170 feet east."
  • Display Note: "United States Department of the Interior Geological Survey."
  • Display Note: "Interior - Geological Survey, Washington, D.C. - 1957."
  • Display Note: "Surveyed in 1901-1903."
  • Display Note: Polyconic proj. (W 98 degrees 45--W 98 degrees 15/N 29 degrees 30--N 29 degrees 15).