Texas

Description

This map shows the state of Texas with the counties labeled. Additionally, the map shows bodies of water and geographic levels (relief shown with hachures). There are two insets: "Map of Northern Texas" in the upper left corner and "Vicinity of Galveston" in the lower left. Some bordering regions are shown around the state. The back of the map is text which has exercises for a "Map of Nebraska, Kansas, and Dacotah" which is on an unincluded page. The questions relate to the major cities, bodies of water, and natural resources of each of the territories.

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 21 x 27 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 187u.

Context

This map is part of the collection entitled: Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington and was provided by University of Texas at Arlington Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 61 times . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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Description

This map shows the state of Texas with the counties labeled. Additionally, the map shows bodies of water and geographic levels (relief shown with hachures). There are two insets: "Map of Northern Texas" in the upper left corner and "Vicinity of Galveston" in the lower left. Some bordering regions are shown around the state.

The back of the map is text which has exercises for a "Map of Nebraska, Kansas, and Dacotah" which is on an unincluded page. The questions relate to the major cities, bodies of water, and natural resources of each of the territories.

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 21 x 27 cm.

Notes

In lower right margin: McNally’s System of Geography, Map No. 19, and in upper right margin: 46

From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

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  • McNally's System of Geography.

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  • Call Number: 125/5 00026
  • Accession or Local Control No: UTA_1016825
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50223

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

  • 187u

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 11, 2009, 12:06 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • July 1, 2015, 8:16 p.m.

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Texas, map, 187u; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth50223/: accessed October 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.