Texas: Tuff Quadrangle Grid Zone "D"

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Topographic quadrangle map of Tuff, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing towns, roads and highways, borders between counties, water bodies, pipelines, and landmarks. Relief shown by contours (interval 100 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500

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1 map ; 45 x 39 cm.

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Pope, F. A.; Anderson, Clay; Drouet, Adolph & Barr, J. L. 1956.

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  • Main Title: Texas: Tuff Quadrangle Grid Zone "D"
  • Added Title: Tuff, Texas
  • Added Title: Tuff Quadrangle

Description

Topographic quadrangle map of Tuff, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing towns, roads and highways, borders between counties, water bodies, pipelines, and landmarks. Relief shown by contours (interval 100 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500

Physical Description

1 map ; 45 x 39 cm.

Notes

"Base Map Progressive Military map of the U.S.,Department of Texas,1909-10. Revised under direction of Engineer, 8th.C.A.,1922, 1927 and 1932. F.A.Pope,Colonel,C.E.,Engineer,Eighth Corps Area. Clay Anderson, Captain, C.E.,Chief of Map Section. Adolph Drouet,Chief Draftsman. J.L.Barr,S.Sgt., Enl.Det.Office, Engr.8th.C.A., Draftsman. Revised from authentic sources and drawn December, 1932. Polyconic projection, North American datum."

"Contour interval 100 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 3713."

"Tuff, Texas. N2945-W9915/15."

"Corps of Engineers U.S. Army. Tactical Map."

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  • Accession or Local Control No: HSU-0307002059565
  • Accession or Local Control No: 1.B.55
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth493321

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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, 10:36 a.m.

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Pope, F. A.; Anderson, Clay; Drouet, Adolph & Barr, J. L. Texas: Tuff Quadrangle Grid Zone "D", map, 1956; Washington, D.C.. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth493321/: accessed January 26, 2022), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hardin-Simmons University Library.

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