Map of Texas

Description

Map of the state of Texas and the surrounding areas shown within a circle. Some major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures); counties are marked with dotted lines and labeled. A list of land districts, counties and county towns is written in two columns around the outside of the map. Scale [ca. 1:9,000,000]. (W 118⁰--W 90⁰/N 43⁰--N 25⁰)

Physical Description

1 map : photocopy, hand col. ; 23 x 28 cm., on sheet 26 cm. x 51 cm.

Creation Information

R. B. Moody & Co. 1849.

Context

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Description

Map of the state of Texas and the surrounding areas shown within a circle. Some major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures); counties are marked with dotted lines and labeled. A list of land districts, counties and county towns is written in two columns around the outside of the map.

Scale [ca. 1:9,000,000]. (W 118⁰--W 90⁰/N 43⁰--N 25⁰)

Physical Description

1 map : photocopy, hand col. ; 23 x 28 cm., on sheet 26 cm. x 51 cm.

Notes

Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
Hand colored.
Black line print.
From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

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Source

  • Account of a journey through north-eastern Texas in 1849 for the purposes of emigration / by Edward Smith. London : Hamilton, Adams & Co., 1849.

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  • Call Number: 125/3 00005
  • Accession or Local Control No: UTA_821451
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50214

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

Funded by a National Endowment for the Humanities "We the People" grant, this collection showcases maps from the Gulf Coast region and the greater Southwest.

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  • 1849

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  • Oct. 11, 2009, 12:06 a.m.

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  • July 1, 2015, 8:17 p.m.

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R. B. Moody & Co. Map of Texas, map, 1849; London, England. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth50214/: accessed July 17, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.