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Map of the principal gold quartz mines or lodes in El Dorado County, California showing the position of the New York and El Dorado Co.'s lodes, Wanderer, New England, Vanderbilt, and Yosemite.

Description: Map shows towns, general locations of gold mines and lodes, U.S. Mail route through Placerville, mining companies, and site of Sutter's "first discovery of gold." Inset details overland route from San Francisco to Placerville. Scale not given.
Date: 1850?
Creator: Howe and Perry
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the proposed military camp on Rancho Nacimiento located in San Luis Obispo and Monterey counties, California.

Description: Map shows cultivated, pasture, and timber lands along the Salinas and Nacimiento Rivers in California during the early twentieth century. Proposed locations for military camp and artillery range; locations of wells and existing structures, acreage, railroad, roads, settlements are indicated. Relief shown by shading. Scale [ 1:31,680 ].
Date: 1902
Creator: Heuer, W. H. (William Henry), 1843-1925
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Pueblo of San Francisco: as presented by the U.S. Land Commissioners.

Description: Map shows layout of mid-nineteenth century San Francisco, California. Street names, block number, lot numbers, ward numbers, charter lines, trails, cemeteries, docks, orphan asylum, watershed, telegraph stations, marshlands, and some buildings are indicated. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:16,350].
Date: 1852
Creator: Britton & Rey
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the railroads and canals, finished, unfinished, and in contemplation, in the United States.

Description: Map shows existing and proposed railroads and canals, major cities, and state boundaries for the portion of the United States east of the Mississippi River; District of Huron [Wisconsin], Michigan Territory, and Arkansas Territory. Includes explanation, illustration, and thirteen profiles for railroad routes and canals. Insets: "Erie Canal at the Little Falls [illustration]," "Profile of the Ohio Canal," "Profile of the Pennsylvania Canal," "Profile of the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal," "Profile of the Erie Canal, N.Y.[/]Massachusetts Railroad," "Morris Canal N. Jersey," "Union Canal Pa.," "Schuylkill Navigation Penna.," "Chesapeake & Delaware Canal," "Profile of the Dismal Swamp Canal," "Profile of the Champlain Canal," "Profile of the Florida Canal," "Columbia Rail Road Pa.," and "Baltimore & Ohio Rail Road." Relief shown by hachures and by profile. Scale [ca. 1:3,000,000].
Date: [1819..1839]
Creator: Norris, William
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Republic of Mexico : shewing [sic.] the lines of the Mexican Railway Co. Ld. & indicating approximately the vaious railway projects for which concessions have recently granted by the federal government.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century rail lines and geography in Mexico, part of Texas, and southern portions of border states from Louisiana to California. Inset: "Road from Vera Cruz to Mexico City." No scale indicated.
Date: 1882
Creator: Foot, G
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the River Sabine from its mouth on the Gulf of Mexico in the Sea to Logan's Ferry in latitude 31. [degrees] 58'.24". north : Shewing [sic] the boundary between the United States and the Republic of Texas between said points, as marked and laid down by Survey in 1840, under the direction of the Commissioners appointed for that purpose, under the 1st Article of the Convention signed at Washington April 25th 1838.

Description: Map shows the geography of the established boundary line between the Republic of Texas and the United States. Reproduced from Joint Commission for Marking the Boundary between the United States and Texas' Message from the President of the United States.... [1842]. Includes chart and text regarding latitude and longitude and a statement of the correctness of map by J.H. Overton, United States Commissioner. Scale [ca. 1:316,800].
Date: 1842?
Creator: Lee, T. J.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the river systems of the United States: to which are added certain statistics compiled from the returns of population and industry at the Ninth Census 1870 by Francis A. Walker.

Description: Map shows watershed, river systems, and lakes in the continental United States; regions by river system. Includes explanation; regional statistics for area, population, rainfall, agricultural products, and steam and water power. Scale not given.
Date: [1872..1879]
Creator: Steinwehr, A. von (Adolph), 1822-1877
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Rock River rapids of the Mississippi.

Description: Map shows Fort Armstrong on Rock Island and other islands along the Mississippi River during the early nineteenth century. Relief shown by hachures and contours. Depths shown by shading and spot heights. Scale not given.
Date: 1836
Creator: Shreve, Henry Miller, 1785-1851
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A map of the route of the Emin Pasha relief expedition through Africa.

Description: Map shows boundary of free trade area and route of Emin Pasha's expedition along the Congo River and across the Congo Free State between the Atlantic and Indian Oceans. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:7,600,000].
Date: 1890
Creator: Struthers & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the route of the Southern Continental R.R. with connections from Kansas City, Mo., Ft. Smith, Ark. and Shreveport, La.: giving a general view of recent surveys of the Kansas Pacific Railway Co. across the continent.

Description: Map shows cities, towns, forts, military reservations, Native American reservations, wagon roads, trails, and the railroad network indicating completed, proposed, and connecting lines; expeditionary routes by military explorer's name and date; mining activity and mineral resources. Includes table of distances and explanations. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:3,801,600].
Date: 1868
Creator: Palmer, William Jackson, 1836-1909
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the route pursued in 1849 by the U.S. troops under the command of Bvt. Lieut. Col. Jno. M. Washington, Governor of New Mexico, in an expedition against the Navajos Indians.

Description: Map shows expedition routes [in red], military camps, and Navajo Indian pueblos. Includes notes, map notations, and Table of Distances. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:633,600].
Date: 1849
Creator: Simpson, J. H. (James Hervey), 1813-1883
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A map of the sacred geography taken from the Old and New Testament containing most of ye then known parts of the world and by whom peopled.

Description: Map shows northern Africa, Aphet [central and eastern Europe], and Shem [the Middle East], including the Mediterranean and Red Seas. Inset: "The incampments of the Israelites in the desart." Includes notes. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:13,750,000]. Appeared in John Baskett's the Holy Bible, vol. 1.
Date: 1717
Creator: Senex, John, d. 1740
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the San Antonio and Aransas Pass Railway and connections.

Description: Map shows the late nineteenth century path of the San Antonio and Aransas Pass Railway. Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and "Indian Territory" [Oklahoma] boundaries, counties, and major cities are indicated. Includes seven geologic profiles in Texas with "elevations in feet above sea level." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,550,000].
Date: 1893?
Creator: Woodward & Tiernan Printing Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the San Antonio and Aransas Pass Railway and connections.

Description: Map shows railroad lines across south central Texas and along the Texas Gulf Coast, including major cities of Waco, Houston, Austin, Galveston, San Antonio, and Laredo. Scale not given.
Date: 1890
Creator: Woodward & Tiernan Printing Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the seat of war: Gen Taylor's field of operations in Mexico.

Description: Map shows Taylor's route to Monterey in red, and details of other U.S. Army military units' movements in and around Monterey, Mexico. Insets: "Map of the seat of war on a reduced scale" and "The late battlefield." Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1846
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the south central states.

Description: Map shows military posts, railroads, cities and towns in Texas, Arkansas, Mississippi, "Indian Territory," and Louisiana, and public lands. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:6,336,000].
Date: [1856..1860]
Creator: Steinwehr, A. von (Adolph), 1822-1877
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library