Map of Colorado County.

Description

Survey map of Colorado County, Texas, showing property lines, ownership, land grants, and plat numbers. The map also includes towns, roads, rivers, and creeks. No scale information given.

Physical Description

1 map ; 44 x 59 cm.

Creation Information

Upshur, H. L. 1841.

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 343 times , with 14 in the last month . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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  • Upshur, H. L. Drawn by H. L. Upshur, Draftsman to Gen[eral] L[and] Office.

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Description

Survey map of Colorado County, Texas, showing property lines, ownership, land grants, and plat numbers. The map also includes towns, roads, rivers, and creeks. No scale information given.

Physical Description

1 map ; 44 x 59 cm.

Notes

Similar map published in Maps of All Texas Counties, (Tulsa: Wolf and Bennett, c/o American Royalty Petroleum Company).

Includes "Reference, on the West of the Colorado River" and "Reference, East of the Colorado River."

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Identifier

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  • Accession or Local Control No: HSU-0307002084654
  • Accession or Local Control No: 12.A.18
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth493217

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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Creation Date

  • 1841

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 14, 2014, 9:20 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Jan. 16, 2015, 10:10 a.m.

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Past 30 days: 14
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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Upshur, H. L. Map of Colorado County., map, 1841; [Austin, Texas]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth493217/: accessed November 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hardin-Simmons University Library.