Texas

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This map shows the state of Texas and surrounding areas. The state is outlined in red and each county is labeled and outlined in green. The northern, panhandle section of Texas is removed from the rest of the state and depicted in an inset (lower left corner). Major cities, roads, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). Additionally, the names and locations of some Indian tribes are noted. On the opposite side, Arkansas and Indian Territory (present-day Oklahoma) are drawn in the same way with Arkansas on the left half of the page and ... continued below

Physical Description

3 maps on 1 sheet : both sides, col. ; 30 x 42 cm.

Creation Information

People's Publishing Co. Creation Date: Unknown.

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  • Main Title: Texas
  • Added Title: Arkansas
  • Added Title: Indian Ty.
  • Added Title: Indian Territory

Description

This map shows the state of Texas and surrounding areas. The state is outlined in red and each county is labeled and outlined in green. The northern, panhandle section of Texas is removed from the rest of the state and depicted in an inset (lower left corner). Major cities, roads, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). Additionally, the names and locations of some Indian tribes are noted.

On the opposite side, Arkansas and Indian Territory (present-day Oklahoma) are drawn in the same way with Arkansas on the left half of the page and Indian Territory on the right. The panhandle portion of Indian Territory (labeled "Public Lands") is separated from the rest of the state and depicted in an inset (upper left corner).

Each map includes the state's population and area beneath the title.

Prime meridians: Greewich and Washington.

Physical Description

3 maps on 1 sheet : both sides, col. ; 30 x 42 cm.

Notes

In lower margin: 78, 79.

From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.

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  • Call Number: 127/6 00529
  • Accession or Local Control No: UTA_970069
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50364

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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  • Oct. 11, 2009, 12:06 a.m.

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People's Publishing Co. Texas, map, Date Unknown; Chicago, Illinois. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth50364/: accessed December 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.