Texas Loma Alta Quadrangle: Grid Zone "D"

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Topographic quadrangle map of Loma Alta, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing populated areas, boundaries, water bodies, railroads, roads, ranches, and landmarks, with relief shown by contours (interval 20 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500

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1 map ; 45 x 40 cm.

Creation Information

Kenda, P.; Rehberg, A. & Lukesh, G. R. 1956.

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  • Geological Survey (U.S.) For sale by U.S. Geological Survey, Federal Center, Denver 2, Colorado, or Washington 25, D.C.

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

Description

Topographic quadrangle map of Loma Alta, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing populated areas, boundaries, water bodies, railroads, roads, ranches, and landmarks, with relief shown by contours (interval 20 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500

Physical Description

1 map ; 45 x 40 cm.

Notes

"Base map controlled reconnaissance prepared under direction of Chief Engineer, Department of Texas, 1910. G. R. Lukesh, Colonel, C. E., Engineer, Eighth Corps Area. Control by U. S. C. and G. S., State Highway Dept. and Magnolia Pipeline Co. Field revision by 8th Engineers, 1930-1937. A. Rehberg, Jr, Chief Draftsman. P. Kenda, Senior Draftsman, Draftsman. Compilation and drafting, 1935-37. Polyconic project, North American Datum."

"Interior - Geological Survey, Washington, D.C. - 1956. M R 3355."

"Contour interval 20 feet. Datum is mean sea level."

"Reprinted from military edition for civil use."

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

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

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  • Accession or Local Control No: HSU-0307002059292
  • Accession or Local Control No: 1.B.14
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth493677

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This map is part of the following collections of related materials.

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

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 14, 2014, 8:21 a.m.

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  • Nov. 7, 2014, 10:52 a.m.

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Kenda, P.; Rehberg, A. & Lukesh, G. R. Texas Loma Alta Quadrangle: Grid Zone "D", map, 1956; Washington, D.C.. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth493677/: accessed July 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hardin-Simmons University Library.