A Map of Dallas County

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Cadastral map of a portion of Dallas County, Texas in the Prairies and Lakes region. There is a legal notice in the upper-right portion of the map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).

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1 map ; 54 x 53 cm.

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Swindells, J. H. 1854.

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This map is part of the collection entitled: GLO Historic County Maps and was provided by Texas General Land Office to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 268 times . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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Texas General Land Office

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  • Main Title: A Map of Dallas County
  • Added Title: Dallas County Sketch File 27

Description

Cadastral map of a portion of Dallas County, Texas in the Prairies and Lakes region. There is a legal notice in the upper-right portion of the map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).

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1 map ; 54 x 53 cm.

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GLO Historic County Maps

Maps from the 19th and 20th centuries showing original surveys, usually made via a land grant within a particular county in Texas. Formats include manuscripts, lithographs, some early photographs, and blueprints/bluelines.

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A Map of That Part of Dallas County Lying in Nacogdoches Land District (Map)

A Map of That Part of Dallas County Lying in Nacogdoches Land District

Cadastral map of a portion of Dallas County, Texas in the Prairies and Lakes region that includes an indexed list of surveys and survey locations along the left side of the map. Scale ca. 1:133,334 (4000 varas per inch).

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A Map of That Part of Dallas County Lying in Nacogdoches Land District, GLO_4525, ark:/67531/metapth89117/

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  • 1854

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  • April 2, 2010, 3:48 p.m.

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  • June 3, 2010, 6:34 p.m.

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Swindells, J. H. A Map of Dallas County, map, 1854; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth89118/: accessed June 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas General Land Office.