Texas

Description

There are two maps on this page, one on either side; the first page shows the states of Texas and Oklahoma and the other side shows South Dakota. Each of the maps marks the major cities, roads, and railroad lines (in red). For Texas and South Dakota, the counties are outlined and labeled and there is an index of the counties and "Principal Cities and Towns." The map of Texas also has an inset in the lower left corner of "Western Texas" which is the same scale as the main map. Some relief is shown by hachures.

Physical Description

2 maps on 1 sheet : both sides, col. ; 30 x 22 cm., on sheet 38 x 27 cm.

Creation Information

L.L. Poates Engr'g Co. 1907.

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 155 times , with 4 in the last month . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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Publisher

  • L.L. Poates Engr'g Co.
    Publisher Info: "Copyright, 1907, by L. L. Poates Engr'g N.Y."
    Place of Publication: New York

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Titles

  • Main Title: Texas
  • Added Title: South Dakota

Description

There are two maps on this page, one on either side; the first page shows the states of Texas and Oklahoma and the other side shows South Dakota. Each of the maps marks the major cities, roads, and railroad lines (in red). For Texas and South Dakota, the counties are outlined and labeled and there is an index of the counties and "Principal Cities and Towns." The map of Texas also has an inset in the lower left corner of "Western Texas" which is the same scale as the main map. Some relief is shown by hachures.

Physical Description

2 maps on 1 sheet : both sides, col. ; 30 x 22 cm., on sheet 38 x 27 cm.

Notes

In upper margins: 50, World Atlas and Gazetteer.

From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

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Identifier

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  • Call Number: 125/10 00038
  • Accession or Local Control No: UTA_921463
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50235

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

  • 1907

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 11, 2009, 12:06 a.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

L.L. Poates Engr'g Co. Texas, map, 1907; New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth50235/: accessed December 11, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.