Montgomery County


Map of Montgomery County, Texas including the Piney Woods region.

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1 map ; 47 x 58 cm.

Creation Information

Grothaus, F. 1861.


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Texas General Land Office

The Texas General Land Office contributes items from their Historic County Map Collection, ca. 1838-1939 ( 926 maps), Lorenzo de Zavala Online (13 items), and the O. Henry Collection (11 items). The historic county maps are cadastral (land ownership) maps, showing original surveys, usually made by virtue of a land grant, within a particular county in Texas. In Lorenzo de Zavala Online, see the Expediente of de Zavala's 1829 colonization contract, as well as correspondence to or from Jose Angel Navarro, Jose Domingo Ugartechea, Jose Maria Falcon, Martin Perfecto de Cos, Stephen F. Austin, Manuel de Mier y Teran, and Ramon Musquiz. As part of the O. Henry Collection, the General Land Office contributes maps drawn and signed by O. Henry, administrative records, newspaper clippings, a written account, and a land grant records.

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Map of Montgomery County, Texas including the Piney Woods region.

Physical Description

1 map ; 47 x 58 cm.


Part of the County map collection.

"Drawn from the Original by F. Grothaus, G'l. Land Office, 1861."


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  • Montgomery County, GLO_3890


This map is part of the following collection of related materials.

GLO Historic County Maps

This collection houses over 900 maps from the 19th and 20th centuries. The maps show original surveys, usually made by virtue of a land grant within a particular county in Texas. Formats represented include manuscripts, lithographs, some early photographs, and blueprints/bluelines.

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  • 1861

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  • April 2, 2010, 3:49 p.m.

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Grothaus, F. Montgomery County, map, 1861; ( accessed April 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History,; crediting Texas General Land Office.