Map of Webb County Metadata
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- Main Title Map of Webb County
Draftsman: Henry, O., 1862-1910Creator Type: PersonalCreator Info: Authorship is attributed to W.S. [William Sydney] Porter, who later became famous as the short story writer O. Henry. Porter worked as a draftsman at the General Land Office from 1887-1891.
Name: Texas. General Land OfficePlace of Publication: Austin, Texas
- Creation: 1888-06
- Physical Description: 1 ms. map : laminated ; 86 x 71 cm.
- Content Description: Cadastral map of Webb County, Texas in the South Texas Plains region. Some features are marked in color and some sketched illustrations around the title. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch). Authorship is attributed to W.S. Porter, later known as the short story writer O. Henry.
- Keyword: South Texas Plains
- Keyword: manuscripts
- Keyword: counties
- Keyword: county maps
- Keyword: surveys
- Keyword: creeks
- Keyword: ranches
- Keyword: towns
- Keyword: Laredo, Texas
- Keyword: Palafox, Texas
- Keyword: forts
- Keyword: Fort McIntosh
- Keyword: Eagle Pass Road
- Keyword: Laredo Road
- Keyword: mountains
- Keyword: La Llomada San Pedro Mountain
- Keyword: Los Dos Hermanos Mountains
- Keyword: El Almud Mountain
- Keyword: rivers
- Keyword: Grande del Norte River
- 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: Webb County (Tex.) -- Maps, Manuscript.
- Library of Congress Subject Headings: Henry, O., 1862-1910.
- Library of Congress Subject Headings: Texas. General Land Office.
- Item is a Primary Source
- Place Name: United States - Texas - Webb County
- Time Period: tex-fron
- Time Period: tex-land
- Other: Historic County Maps at the Texas General Land Office
- Preferred Citation: Map of Webb County, W. S. Porter, draftsman, June 1888. #4218. Texas General Land Office, Austin.
Name: GLO Historic County MapsCode: GLOHCM
Name: O. Henry ProjectCode: OHENRY
Name: Texas General Land OfficeCode: GLO
- Rights Access: public
- Rights License: pd
- Accession or Local Control No: GLO_4128