Texas

Description

This map shows the state of Texas with each county outlined and colored. The major roads and geographic features are included (with relief shown by hachures) and cities are labeled according to size. In the lower left corner, there is an inset which has the "Western Portion of Texas, Same Scale as Main Map." On the back of the map is an index of Texas counties and towns as well as statistics regarding population and size of the state. Scale is [ca. 1 : 4,752,000]

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 28 x 20 cm.

Creation Information

C.S. Hammond & Company 1904.

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 48 times . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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  • C.S. Hammond & Company
    Publisher Info: "Copyright, 1904, by C.S. Hammond & Co., N. Y."
    Place of Publication: New York

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Titles

  • Main Title: Texas
  • Alternate Title: Hammond's 8 x 11 Map of Texas

Description

This map shows the state of Texas with each county outlined and colored. The major roads and geographic features are included (with relief shown by hachures) and cities are labeled according to size. In the lower left corner, there is an inset which has the "Western Portion of Texas, Same Scale as Main Map." On the back of the map is an index of Texas counties and towns as well as statistics regarding population and size of the state.

Scale is [ca. 1 : 4,752,000]

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 28 x 20 cm.

Notes

From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

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Identifier

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  • Call Number: 125/6 00046
  • Accession or Local Control No: UTA_995909
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50226

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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

  • 1904

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  • Oct. 11, 2009, 12:06 a.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

C.S. Hammond & Company. Texas, map, 1904; New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth50226/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.