Geologic Atlas of the United States: Uvalde Folio, Texas

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This atlas contains three colored maps from the quadrangle region around Uvalde (Culberson County) and Zavalla (Angelina County), Texas including historical geography, topography, and structure sections. The illustrated text of the atlas discusses the geological elevation of the area, provides in-depth breakdown of the kinds of rocks and minerals as well as other features of the region, and includes economic geology, agriculture and cattle raising information.

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1 atlas (7 p.) : 3 col. maps, ill. ; 56 x 45 cm.

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United States. Dept. of the Interior. 1900.

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This book is part of the collection entitled: Texas History Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 746 times , with 6 in the last month . More information about this book can be viewed below.

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  • Geological Survey (U.S.)
    Publisher Info: Engraved and Printed by the U.S. Geological Survey
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

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This atlas contains three colored maps from the quadrangle region around Uvalde (Culberson County) and Zavalla (Angelina County), Texas including historical geography, topography, and structure sections. The illustrated text of the atlas discusses the geological elevation of the area, provides in-depth breakdown of the kinds of rocks and minerals as well as other features of the region, and includes economic geology, agriculture and cattle raising information.

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1 atlas (7 p.) : 3 col. maps, ill. ; 56 x 45 cm.

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This topographic map shows the elevations and location of private and public roads, railroads, building structures, bridges, and dams, lakes and drainage structures in the Uvalde, Texas quadrangle. It contains a legend of each of the structural elements and a scale for the elevation and contour of the area.

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Topographic Sheet: Texas Uvalde Quadrangle, ark:/67531/metadc11822

Structure-Section Sheet: Texas Uvalde Quadrangle (Map)

Structure-Section Sheet: Texas Uvalde Quadrangle

This structure map shows the topography, altitude above sea level, and a breakdown of the kinds of rocks and minerals found in the Uvalde, Texas quadrangle region. The map contains a legend that represents with colors and line patterns the surface contour of the region and the kinds of sedimentary rocks and minerals from diverse geological eras.

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Historical Geology Sheet: Texas Uvalde Quadrangle (Map)

Historical Geology Sheet: Texas Uvalde Quadrangle

This areal map shows the topography, contour elevations, and a breakdown of the kinds of rocks and minerals found in the Uvalde Texas quadrangle region. The map contains a legend that represents with line patterns the surface contour of the region and the kinds of sedimentary rocks and minerals from diverse geological eras.

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  • 1900

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  • 1897 - 1900

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Nov. 16, 2009, 3:10 p.m.

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  • Nov. 1, 2011, 10:59 a.m.

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United States. Dept. of the Interior. Geologic Atlas of the United States: Uvalde Folio, Texas, book, 1900; Washington D.C.. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth60971/: accessed March 21, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; .