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

[The State of Texas, 1836-1845]

Description: Map of the state of Texas, 1836-1845. The map includes bodies of water and sections of Mexico.
Date: 1846
Creator: Burr, David H.
Item Type: Map
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
Item Type: Map
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.
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

Mapa de los Estados Unidos de Méjico

Description: Engraved map of the United States of Mexico and the surrounding areas. Major cities are marked and the Mexican states are outlined in color. Bodies of water and geographic features are also marked, with relief shown in hachures. Scale ca. 1:4,752,000 Near the lower-left of the page, there is a table showing distances between cities (Tabla de Distancias) and a table of statistical notes regarding size, population, etc. for each state (Tabla Estadistica). There is also an inset map in the lower-left corner titled "Carta de los Caminos &c. Desde Vera Cruz y Alvarado a Méjico" (Map of the Roads etc. from Vera Cruz and Alvarado to Mexico). The inset has markings for geographic features as well as major roads and separate symbols for capitals, important cities, villages, and haciendas. Scale ca. 1:1,267,200
Date: May 31, 1828
Creator: White, Gallaher & White
Item Type: Map
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.
Item Type: Map
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
Item Type: Map
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.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A Correct Map of the Seat of War in Mexico

Description: Map of the Seat of War in Mexico, circa 1847. The map has a written description and illustrations surrounding the land and shows topographical data.
Date: 1847~
Creator: Bruff, Joseph Goldsborough, 1804-1889
Item Type: Map
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
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Arkansa and other Territories of the United States

Description: Geographical, statistical, and historical map of Arkansas Territory. Map contains information about Arkansas Territory and surrounding territories, about the Arkansas government, animals, Indians, climate, rivers, towns and settlements, etc.
Date: unknown
Creator: Calhoun, J. C.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Sketch of part of the march & wagon road of Lt. Colonel Cooke

Description: Map of the march and wagon road of Lieutenant Colonel Cooke from Santa Fe to the Pacific Ocean circa 1846-1847. The map contains minimal topographical data about the area around the wagon road and a table of distances.
Date: 1847~
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Territory of New Mexico

Description: Map of the Territory of New Mexico that includes minimal topographical data, rivers, information about local Indians, and a scale of miles.
Date: 1847~
Creator: Abert, J. W. & Peck, W. G.
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

Map of Indian and Oklahoma Territories, 1893

Description: Map of the Oklahoma and Indian Territories in 1893. There is topographical data and bodies of water included.
Date: 1893
Creator: Rand, McNally & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

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