Hidalgo County Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Hidalgo County

Publisher

  • Name: Texas. General Land Office

Date

  • Creation: 1863-05-20

Language

  • English

Description

  • Physical Description: 1 ms. map : some col., laminated ; 117 x 65 cm.
  • Content Description: Map of Hidalgo County, Texas, including the South Texas Plains region. Laguna Madre is marked in blue, as shown on map. The roads to San Patricio, Texas, and from Rio Grande City to Corpus Christi, Texas are marked on map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).

Subject

  • Keyword: South Texas Plains
  • Keyword: manuscripts
  • Keyword: counties
  • Keyword: Hidalgo County, Texas
  • Keyword: Laguna Madre
  • Keyword: ranchos
  • Keyword: surveys
  • Keyword: creeks
  • Keyword: towns
  • Keyword: Edinberg, Texas
  • Keyword: Brownsville, Texas
  • Keyword: San Patricio, Texas
  • Keyword: Rio Grande City, Texas
  • Keyword: Corpus Christi, Texas
  • Keyword: roads
  • Keyword: Pichuga and Sardines Road
  • Keyword: McAllen Road
  • Keyword: Brownsville and Edinburgh Road
  • Keyword: Hidalgo Road
  • Keyword: Main Brownsville Road
  • Keyword: Middle Brownsville Road
  • Keyword: Lower Brownsville Road
  • Keyword: rivers
  • Keyword: Grande 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: Hidalgo County (Tex.) -- Maps, Manuscript.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Hidalgo 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_3668

Note

  • Display Note: Part of the County map collection.
  • Display Note: Adopted by Alamo Bank of Texas.