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The Texas Panhandle: 1885.

Description: Map shows cattle brands of ranches and identifies their owners in the late nineteenth century "Texas Panhandle." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,265,000].
Date: 1965
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Map illustrating Diary of a Journey from the Mississippi to the Coasts of the Pacific with a United States Government Expedition]

Description: "Mollhausen was the artist and topographer accompanying the party led by Lieutenant Amiel Weeks Whipple in the Pacific Railroad Survey Explorations of the thiry-fifth parallel in 1853"--Wagner-Camp. The party travelled from Fort Smith to Pueblo de los Angeles in 1853-54, making their way through the Panhandle of Texas. This is the map that accompanies the two volume book set, Diary of a journey from the Mississippi to the coasts of the Pacific with a United States government expedition.
Date: 1858
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Map of Texas Compiled from Surveys on Record in the General Land Office of the Republic of Texas]

Description: Map of Texas, Compiled from Surveys on Record in the General Land Office of the Republic of Texas. Relief shown by hachures. Shows Crosstimbers and roads. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1839, by J.H. Colton, in the Clerks Office of the Southern District of New York." Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich. Inset: Map of the Rio Grande and the country west to the Pacific. From the Virginia Garrett Cartographic Collections.
Date: 1845
Creator: Hunt, Richard S. & Randel, Jesse F.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Plat of Lands in the Northern Portion of San Antonio, Texas]

Description: Plat of Lands in the Northern Portion of San Antonio surrounding the Public Square, bounded on the west by San Pedro Creek and on the South and East by the upper Labor Ditch. The city surrounds the Public Square, bounded on the west by San Pedro Creek and on the South and East by the upper Labor Ditch.
Date: October 12, 1875
Creator: Freisleben, Gustave
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Geological Section from the Rio Grande to the Red River, 1855-1861

Description: Geographical section from the Rio Grande River and Red River from 1855-1861. Printed in the upper left-hand corner of the map is, "US Pacific RailRoad Exploration & Survey War Department. Geological Section, Along the route explored by Capt. Jno Pope Corps of Topl. Engrs., Near the 32 Parallell of North Latitude. 1854. From the Rio Grande to the Red River. Prepared in the Office of Pacific RailRoad Exploration & Survey War Dep! By William P. Blake."
Date: 1861
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Geological Map from the Red River to the Rio Grande

Description: Geological Map from the Red River to the Rio Grande. The map shows topographical data and bodies of water. Printed in the top left hand corner is, "U.S. Pacific Rail Road Exploration & Survey, War Department Geological Map of the Route explored by Capt. Jno. POPE Corps. of Top. Eng. Near the 32nd Parallel of North Latitude, 1854, from the Red River to the Rio Grande. Prepared in the Office of Pacific Rail Road Exploration & Survey, War Department. By William P. Blake."
Date: 1861
Creator: Pope, John and Blake, William P.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Williams' New Trans-Continental Map of the Pacific RR and Routes of Overland Travel

Description: Map of Pacific Railroad routes across the United States. Printed in the bottom right-hand corner of the map is, "Williams' New Trans-Continental Map of The Pacific R.R. and routes of overland travel to Colorado, Nebraska, The Black Hills, Utah, Idaho, Nevada, Montana. California Pacific Coast."
Date: 1877
Creator: Williams, Henry T.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the United States Mexico &c. 1849.

Description: Map of the United States, Mexico, and South America circa 1849. The map contains minimal topographical data, names of locations, names of rivers and water bodies, and a brief table of distances.
Date: 1849
Creator: D. Appleton & Co.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Ornamental Map of the United States and Mexico, 1848

Description: Map of the United States, Mexico and Cuba circa 1848. The map shows the Oregon Territory, New California, Missouri Territory and Texas along with other states and territories. The map also has illustrations of events, people and places in the United States, including George Washington.
Date: unknown
Creator: Ensigns and Thayer
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A Chart of the Internal Part of Louisiana

Description: Map of Louisiana as explored by Zebulon Pike and expedition. The map shows minimal topographical data, names of locations, and names of rivers including the Arkansaw River, Red River, and River La Platte. Information about Spanish, American, and Indian camps is included.
Date: unknown
Creator: Pike, Z. M.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Wichita Falls, Texas, 1890

Description: Map of a birds-eye view of Wichita Falls, Texas in 1890. Illustrations of the Courthouse, Grocery Store, School, Bank, and other establishments surround the view of the town's buildings and it's lake.
Date: 1890
Creator: Fowler, Thaddeus Mortimer
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Sketch Indicating the Advancement of the Surveys of the Public Land and the Military Topographical and Geographical Surveys West of the Mississippi

Description: Map showing most of the United States, from the west coast to just east of the Mississippi River. There are various red shadings to show various land surveys of geography, public lands, and military topographical maps.
Date: 1879
Creator: Wheeler, George M. (George Montague), 1842-1905
Location Info:
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[Land Plat South of the Sabine River, Texas]

Description: Map of plotted land South of the Sabine River in Texas. Written in the bottom left-hand corner is, "The above surveys are situated south of the Sabine River with most excellent timber and soil and well watered. William Rourk, Surveyor".
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library