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Map to Illustrate War with Mexico

Description: This sheet contains two principal maps and a series of ancillary maps. The left half of the page contains a "Map to Illustrate War With Mexico" which uses colors to shade the areas delineating Mexico, the United States, and the territory acquired from Mexico by the United States. U.S. states are also outlined and labeled. Major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). There are two insets in the lower left corner titles "Vicinity of Matamoras" and "Route of Gen. Scott between Vera Cruz and Mexico." The right half of the page contains a "Map to Illustrate the War of 1812-1814" (top portion) as well as "Wars Against Indians 1790 and 1811" (centered within the bottom portion). There are also five ancillary maps around central map titled "Vicinity of Detroit," "Niagara River and Vicinity," "Vicinity of Plattsburg," "Southern Region of the War 1812-14." and "Vicinity of Baltimore" which seem to pertain to the top map of the War of 1812. Each of the maps is shaded in various colors to separate different regions and has cities, bodies of water, and geographic features marked. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington
Date: 1885
Creator: A. S. Barnes & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's Indiana.

Description: Map shows the railroads and counties of Indiana during the mid- to late-nineteenth century. Scale [ca:1:844,800].
Date: [1881..1887]
Creator: A.J. Johnson & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's Nebraska, Dakota, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming.

Description: Map shows the mineral resources and mining activity in Idaho, Montana and Wyoming, railroads, military outposts, areas of Indian habitation and reservations, historical routes of exploration, counties, and settlements in Nebraska, Dakota Territory, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming, and Yellowstone "National Park" in Wyoming. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:3,400,000].
Date: [1881..1887]
Creator: A.J. Johnson & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map to illustrate the Civil War.

Description: Map shows state boundaries, military posts, major cities, and notable physical features. Inset: "North Eastern Virginia." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:9,216,000].
Date: 1885
Creator: A.S. Barnes & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of South-Western New Mexico Showing Surveys Made for the A.T. & S. F. R. R. Co.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century New Mexico survey routes, roads, railroads, settlements, springs, ranches, military outposts, and mining activity. Includes legend. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca.1: 126,700].
Date: [1882..1902]
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Texas with parts of the adjoining states.

Description: Map shows early nineteenth century Texas colonies, towns, and physical features. Includes notes and list of land grant contractors with required number of families in each tract. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1,490,000].
Date: 1882
Creator: Austin, Stephen F. (Stephen Fuller), 1793-1836
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Coast chart No. 206 : Oyster Bay to Matagorda Bay Texas.

Description: Map shows outline of Texas coastline from Oyster Bay to Matagorda Bay with soundings. Includes: Includes notes. Relief shown by soundings and depictions. Scale [1:80,000].
Date: 1881
Creator: Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

General map of the United States.

Description: Map shows railroads, travel routes on the Great Lakes, state and territorial boundaries, major cities, towns, military posts, notable physical features, "Dakota Territory," and "Indian Territory." Distance between New Orleans and Cuba is also indicated. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:8,448,000].
Date: [1883..1885]
Creator: Bartholomew, John, 1831-1893
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

General map of the United States.

Description: Map shows railroads, travel routes on the Great Lakes, state and territorial boundaries, major cities, towns, military posts, notable physical features, "Dakota Territory," and "Indian Territory." Distance between New Orleans and Cuba is also indicated. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:8,448,000].
Date: [1883..1885]
Creator: Bartholomew, John, 1831-1893
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Texas, part of New Mexico &c.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century railroads, counties, major cities, Indian reservations, and areas of Native American habitation in Texas and parts of New Mexico and "Indian Terrritory." No scale indicated.
Date: [1882..1901]
Creator: Bartholomew, John, 1831-1893
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

United States (north central section).

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century United States railroads, state boundaries, mineral resources, major cities and towns. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:3,621,000].
Date: [1881..1901]
Creator: Bartholomew, John, 1831-1893
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Washoe District showing mining claims : Comstock mining and miners Plate III.

Description: Map shows mining claims by name, mine and shaft locations, flumes, roads, railroads, towns, businesses, ranches, and structures. Includes "explanation of lines." Relief shown by contours, hachures, and spot heights. Vertical contours at 50 feet intervals. Scale [1:18,000].
Date: 1881
Creator: Becker, George F. (George Ferdinand),1847-1919
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Photo Relief Map of North America

Description: This photo relief map shows North and Central America and the surrounding areas. Blue outlining marks countries, roads, and bodies of water. States, territories, and provinces throughout the continent are marked in dotted lines and labeled. Geographic features are marked with relief shown by spot heights and shading. A note in the lower left corner says, "Heights are given in Feet above Sea Level."
Date: 1885
Creator: Brion, Henry F. & McClure, Edmond
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Indianapolis.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Indianapolis, Indiana street names, railroads, streetcards, cemeteries, stock yards, state fair grounds, additions, military facilities, public institutions, and select buildings and businesses. Includes index to streets, numbered items, and informative text. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1889
Creator: Burford, William B., 1846-1927
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Indianapolis.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Indianapolis, Indiana street names, railroads, streetcards, cemeteries, stock yards, state fair grounds, additions, military facilities, public institutions, and select buildings and businesses. Includes index to streets, numbered items, and informative text. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1889
Creator: Burford, William B., 1846-1927
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Indianapolis [Accompanying Text].

Description: Explanation and supporting information related to map that shows late nineteenth century Indianapolis, Indiana street names, railroads, streetcards, cemeteries, stock yards, state fair grounds, additions, military facilities, public institutions, and select buildings and businesses.
Date: 1889
Creator: Burford, William B., 1846-1927
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library