Texas: Hindes Quadrangle: Grid Zone "D"

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Topographic quadrangle map of Hindes, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing towns, water bodies, ranches, borders between counties, roads, and landmarks. Relief shown by contours (interval 20 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500

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1 map ; 45 x 39 cm.

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Kenda, Paul; Anderson, Clay & Loving, James J. 1956.

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

Description

Topographic quadrangle map of Hindes, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing towns, water bodies, ranches, borders between counties, roads, and landmarks. Relief shown by contours (interval 20 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:62,500

Physical Description

1 map ; 45 x 39 cm.

Notes

"Base Maps ; U.S. Dept.of Agriculture Soil Survey of Frio County, 1928, and controlled reconnaissance, Southern Dept., 1915. Partial revision from aerial photos April 1942. James J. Loving, Lt. Col., C. E., Engineer, Eighth Corps Area. Clay Anderson, Captain, C. E., Chief of Map Section. Paul Kenda, Senior Draftsman, Draftsman. Drawn 1934. Polyconic projection. North American datum."

"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."

"Interior - Geological Survey, Washington, D.C. - 1956. M R 4020."

"Hindes, Texas. N2830 - W9845/15."

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

Polyconic proj. (W 990000--W 984500/N 284500--N 283300).

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  • Accession or Local Control No: HSU-0307002059474
  • Accession or Local Control No: 1.B.4
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth493699

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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. 13, 2014, 4:30 p.m.

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  • Nov. 10, 2014, 12:49 p.m.

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Kenda, Paul; Anderson, Clay & Loving, James J. Texas: Hindes Quadrangle: Grid Zone "D", map, 1956; Washington, D.C.. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth493699/: accessed January 24, 2022), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hardin-Simmons University Library.

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