Childress County Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Childress County

Contributor

  • Other: McGaughey, W. L.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Commissioner of the General Land Office
  • Printer: Geo. D. Barnard & Co.
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: "Geo D. Barnard & Co., Photo-Litho and Engravers. St. Louis."

Publisher

  • Name: Texas. General Land Office

Date

  • Creation: 1892

Language

  • English

Description

  • Physical Description: 1 map : some col., laminated ; 63 x 50 cm.
  • Content Description: Map of Childress County, Texas, including the Panhandle Plains region. The Initial Monument is located on the border between Texas and Okahoma, as shown on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).

Subject

  • Keyword: Panhandle Plains
  • Keyword: lithographs
  • Keyword: counties
  • Keyword: Childress County, Texas
  • Keyword: Oklahoma
  • Keyword: Initial Monument
  • Keyword: surveys
  • Keyword: creeks
  • Keyword: towns
  • Keyword: Childress, Texas
  • Keyword: railroads
  • Keyword: Fort Worth and Denver City Railroad
  • Keyword: rivers
  • Keyword: Prairie Dog Town River
  • Keyword: county maps
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Texas -- Maps.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Geography and Maps
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Childress County (Tex.) -- Maps.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Childress County
  • Time Period: tex-fron
  • Time Period: tex-land

Collection

  • Name: GLO Historic County Maps
    Code: GLOHCM

Institution

  • Name: Texas General Land Office
    Code: GLO

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Map

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: GLO_3391

Note

  • Display Note: Part of the County map collection.