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[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
Item Type: Map
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.
Item Type: Map
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
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Central Colorado Sheet, 1877

Description: Map of central Colorado in 1877. Printed at the top of the map is, "U.S. Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories, F.V. Hayden in Charge. Central Colorado."
Date: 1877
Creator: Hayden, Ferdinand V.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Colton's Mexico

Description: This map shows Mexico and the surrounding areas. Each Mexican state is labeled and shaded using various colors. Cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). There is an inset in the lower left corner titled "Territory and Isthmus of Tehuantepec." Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
Date: 1876
Creator: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

West Central States and States of the Plains: Southern Division

Description: This map shows a portion of the United States including the states of Texas, Indian Territory (present-day Oklahoma), Arkansas, and Louisiana. The states are shaded in color and labeled. The International, Texas Pacific, Atlanta & Pacific, and Southern Pacific rail routes are marked on the map as well as major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features (with relief shown by hachures). Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. The back of the map is a page of illustrated text, labeled at the top of the page: "West Central States and States of the Plains." The text discusses cities and geography of various U.S. states as well as accompanying questions.
Date: 1875
Creator: Harper & Brothers
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The United States Subdivided into Physical Groups

Description: This map shows the United States and surrounding areas. Each of the U.S. states is outlined and labeled. Additionally, states are shaded in colors and several major regions are labeled: Western or Highland States, Central States, and Atlantic States. Additionally, bodies of water and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). On the back of the map is a page of text with the title "Eastern Half of the United States: Climate, Vegetation, Etc." The text appears to continue from a previous page and to a successive page (additional pages not included). The text discusses the geography and climate of parts of the United States and includes a "Rain Map of United States."
Date: 1875
Creator: Harper & Brothers
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Texas and Indian Territory

Description: This map shows the state of Texas and Indian Territory (present-day Oklahoma). The counties of Texas are labeled and shaded in various colors; regions of Indian Territory are outlined in red. Major cities, bodies of water and geographic features are marked (with relief marked by hachures). Additionally, completed and proposed railroads (as well as some other travel routes) are marked with red lines. There are three insets: "Mexico" and the "Western Part of Texas" in the lower left corner, and southern states west of Texas (parts of California, Arizona, and New Mexico) in the lower right corner. Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich This map is a part of a larger document that discusses the geography of Texas including physical geography and social geography (population, government, education, etc.), important Texans, and history.
Date: 1878
Creator: Monteith, James
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The United States of America

Description: This sheet has a map of the United States on the front and accompanying text on the back. On the map, states and territories are shaded in various colors and labeled. Some cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked on the map (with relief shown by hachures). The accompanying text includes information about different regions of the United States (Atlantic Highland and Plain and The Mississippi Valley) as well as exercises regarding geographic and political features. Additionally, there is a physical map with purple coloring (which does not appear to be related to the map itself) and related questions. The textual pages have the number 25 and 28 in the upper corners; there appear to be page numbers above the map that are cut off but may be 26 and 27. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
Date: 1875
Creator: Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

County Map of Texas and Indian Territory.

Description: This map shows the states of Texas and Indian Territory (present-day Oklahoma). Texas counties are shaded in various colors and labeled. Major cities, roads, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). Scale [ca. 1:3,500,000]
Date: 1875
Creator: H. H. Lloyd & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's Kansas and Nebraska.

Description: Map shows the railroads, roads, counties, military posts, and reservations in Kansas and the southern half of Nebraska during the mid- to late-nineteenth century. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,333,900].
Date: 1870
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Progress map of lines and areas of explorations and surveys conducted under the auspices of the War Department: giving the area of the public domain lying west of the 100th. meridian of longitude, with an index illustration of a series of atlas maps / prepared under the direction of Geo. M. Wheeler, Corps of Engineers.

Description: Map shows the names of military explorers, dates, and historical routes of their exploration from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Displays railroads, "military posts," Indian agencies, existing and proposed astronomical stations, existing and proposed telegraph lines, state boundaries, major cities, public lands, Indian Territory, Dakota Territory, and area statistics "West of 100th Meridian" in square miles. Includes legend and index. Relief not shown. Scale [1:6,000,000].
Date: 1873?
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map prepared to accompany the lists of distances, camps, etc.: Field Season of 1872

Description: Map shows area of terrain which overlaps portions of Nevada, Utah and Arizona. Shows "Great Salt Lake," "Grand Cañon," railroads out of Salt Lake City, settlements, springs, mining activity, and ranches, roads and trails. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,506,400].
Date: 1872
Creator: Wheeler, George M. (George Montague), 1842-1905
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's Kansas and Nebraska.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century counties, roads, existing and proposed railroads, township grid, military posts and reservations, marshland, and Native American reservations in Kansas and the southern part of Nebraska. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1870
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Kendall County [Texas]

Description: Map shows property ownership, boundaries, and acreage of land plats in Kendall County, Texas and portions of Gillespie, Blanco, Comal, Bexar, Bandera, and Kerr Counties. Cadastral map. Scale [1:133,334].
Date: 1879
Creator: Walsh, W. C. ‡q (William C.), 1836-1924.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Sewerage districts of the city of Providence, 1875

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century sewage districts, sewage lines, property lines, street names, some buildings in Providence, Rhode Island. Includes reference to existing and proposed sewage lines. Cadastral map. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Scale [1:14400].
Date: 1879
Creator: Shedd, J. Herbert
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the state of Missouri

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Missouri counties, township grid, railroads, mining activity, and mineral resources. Includes explanations of symbols. Scale [1:1,140,480].
Date: 1871
Creator: Fiala, John T.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Land classification map of part of central New Mexico : Atlas sheet No. 78 (A).

Description: Map shows geographical features, roads, towns, and distances in late nineteenth century New Mexico. Includes key to potential land use. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:253,440].
Date: 1879
Creator: Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Horizontal Map North Virginia Mines, Comstock Lode.

Description: Map shows configuration of mine shafts with lengths, degree of slope, and some mineral content. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:1,200].
Date: 1872
Creator: United States. ‡b Army Corps of Engineers.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Asher & Adams' Arizona.

Description: Map shows counties, geographical points of interest, towns, townships grids, railroads, and Indian reservations in Arizona Territory during the late-nineteenth century. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,300,000].
Date: 1874
Creator: Asher & Adams
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library