Texas

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Map of Texas and surrounding area with major cities, rivers, and geographic formations marked (relief shown with hachures). The state of Texas and individual counties are all outlined in pink with surrounding territories outlined in yellow and blue. An index of counties is in the upper right corner of the map with a key in both German and English. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 20 x 26 cm.

Creation Information

Lange, Henry, 1821-1893 185u.

Context

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  • George Westermann
    Publisher Info: "Braunschweig, Verlag v. George Westermann."
    Place of Publication: Braunschweig, Germany

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Description

Map of Texas and surrounding area with major cities, rivers, and geographic formations marked (relief shown with hachures). The state of Texas and individual counties are all outlined in pink with surrounding territories outlined in yellow and blue. An index of counties is in the upper right corner of the map with a key in both German and English.

Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 20 x 26 cm.

Notes

In upper right margin: "Blatt XIV."

In upper left margin: "H. Lange's Atlas v. Nord-Amerika"

From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

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  • "Atlas von Nord-Amerika : Nach den neuesten Materialen, mit besonderer Rücksicht auf physikalische Verhältnisse und genauer Angabe der County-Eintheilung, der Eisenbahnen, Canäle, Poststrassen und Dampsschifffahrt, in 18 Blättern mit erläuterndem Texte" by Henry Lange. Braunschweig : Verlag von George Westermann, 1854.

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  • Call Number: 125/4 00018
  • Accession or Local Control No: UTA_996437
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50220

Collections

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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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Creation Date

  • 185u

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  • Oct. 11, 2009, 12:06 a.m.

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  • July 1, 2015, 8:15 p.m.

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Lange, Henry, 1821-1893. Texas, map, 185u; Braunschweig, Germany. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth50220/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.