Texas (Hidalgo County): Mission Quadrangle

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Topographic quadrangle map of Hidalgo County, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing populated areas, boundaries, water bodies, railroads, roads, ranches, and landmarks, with relief shown by contours (interval 5 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500

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1 map : col. ; 40 x 32 cm.

Creation Information

Marshall, R. B.; Tatum, Sledge; Davis, E. P. & Seitz, R. C. 1941.

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  • Main Title: Texas (Hidalgo County): Mission Quadrangle
  • Added Title: Tex. Mission

Description

Topographic quadrangle map of Hidalgo County, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing populated areas, boundaries, water bodies, railroads, roads, ranches, and landmarks, with relief shown by contours (interval 5 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 40 x 32 cm.

Notes

"R.B. Marshall, Chief Geographer. Sledge Tatum, Geographer in charge. Topography by E.P.Davis and R.C. Seitz. Control by International Boundary Commission and R.C. Seitz. Surveyed in 1913 and 1914."

"Contour interval 5 feet. Datum is mean sea level."

"Edition of 1916 reprinted 1941 Polyconic projection."

"United States Department of the Interior Geological Survey."

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  • Accession or Local Control No: HSU-0307002059300
  • Accession or Local Control No: 1.B.19
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth493489

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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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  • 1941

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  • Sept. 13, 2014, 4:30 p.m.

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  • Nov. 7, 2014, 11:05 a.m.

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Marshall, R. B.; Tatum, Sledge; Davis, E. P. & Seitz, R. C. Texas (Hidalgo County): Mission Quadrangle, map, 1941; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth493489/: accessed April 25, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hardin-Simmons University Library.