West Central States and States of the Plains: Southern Division

Description

This map shows a portion of the United States including the states of Texas, Indian Territory (present-day Oklahoma), Arkansas, and Louisiana. The states are shaded in color and labeled. The International, Texas Pacific, Atlanta & Pacific, and Southern Pacific rail routes are marked on the map as well as major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features (with relief shown by hachures). Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. The back of the map is a page of illustrated text, labeled at the top of the page: "West Central States and States of the Plains." The text discusses cities and geography of ... continued below

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 21 x 28 cm.

Creation Information

Harper & Brothers 1875.

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

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  • Harper & Brothers
    Publisher Info: "Copyright, 1875, by Harper & Brothers."
    Place of Publication: [New York]

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Description

This map shows a portion of the United States including the states of Texas, Indian Territory (present-day Oklahoma), Arkansas, and Louisiana. The states are shaded in color and labeled. The International, Texas Pacific, Atlanta & Pacific, and Southern Pacific rail routes are marked on the map as well as major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features (with relief shown by hachures).

Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.

The back of the map is a page of illustrated text, labeled at the top of the page: "West Central States and States of the Plains." The text discusses cities and geography of various U.S. states as well as accompanying questions.

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 21 x 28 cm.

Notes

From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

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Identifier

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  • Call Number: 127/2 00438
  • Accession or Local Control No: UTA_972743
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50346

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

  • 1875

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 11, 2009, 12:06 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 31, 2011, 4:46 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Harper & Brothers. West Central States and States of the Plains: Southern Division, map, 1875; [New York]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth50346/: accessed February 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.