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A map of the Tennassee [sic] Government.

Description: Map shows late eighteenth century Tennessee Indian settlement boundaries, military outposts, and river fords. Includes references and descriptive text. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [1:1,393,920].
Date: 1795
Creator: Smith, Daniel, 1748-1818
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Territories and Pacific States (to Accompany) "Across the Continent."

Description: Map shows existing and proposed railroads, stage routes, and Dakota [Territory] in the western half of the United States during the late nineteenth century. Includes key to railroads and "route traveled by Mr. Colfax & Party." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:7,350,000].
Date: 1868
Creator: Bowles, Samuel, 1826-1878
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the territories & Pacific states : to accompany "Across the Continent" by Samuel Bowles.

Description: Map shows roads, railroads, state and territorial boundaries, ocean routes, mail routes; "route traveled by Mr. Colfax & Party"; counties in California on inset. Inset: "Plan of Central California on an enlarged scale." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:7,500,000].
Date: 1865
Creator: Goldthwait, J. H.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the territory of Minnesota exhibiting the route of the expedition to the Red River of the north, in the summer of 1849.

Description: Map shows "Proposed line of grants for railroads," Native American place names [with translation] and areas of Native American habitation by tribe. Includes notes and dates. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,250,000].
Date: 1849
Creator: Pope, John, 1822-1892
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Territory of New Mexico.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century New Mexico roads, trails, settlements, landmarks, and areas of Native American habitation. Includes notes. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1847
Creator: Abert, J. W. (James William), 1820-1897
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Territory of Utah.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Utah counties, cities and towns, mining activity and mineral resources, township grid, Native American reservations, roads, military reservations, Overland Mail route, and a proposed Union Pacific Railroad route. Includes legend. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:1,140,480].
Date: 1866
Creator: United States General Land Office
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Texas & Pacific Rail Way [Sheet 2].

Description: Map shows highlighted railroad routes between Shreveport and Texarkana across north central Texas, southern New Mexico, Arizona, and California to San Diego; American flag pinpoints locations along the route; roads, routes of military expeditions, military posts, Indian villages, mining activity, and notable physical features. Includes "Southern boundary of New Mexico by A.B. Gray U.S. Surveyor about 8 miles above El Paso." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,000,000].
Date: [1872..1881]
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Texas & Pacific Railway and connections.

Description: Map shows railroad connections throughout Texas, north to St. Louis, Missouri, and west to Pueblo, Colorado. Oklahoma is shown divided into Oklahoma and Indian Ter[ritory]. Texas and Pacific route shown in orange color. Map is from Annual Report of the Directors of the Texas and Pacific Railway Co. to the Stockholders, for the fiscal year ending December 31st, 1898. Scale not given.
Date: 1899
Creator: Texas & Pacific Railway
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Texas & Pacific Railway and connections.

Description: Map shows railroad connections across the United States and into Mexico, steamship routes in the Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico, and the Caribbean Sea. Oklahoma is shown as "Indian Territory." Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1889..1890]
Creator: Texas & Pacific Railway
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Map of the United States]

Description: Map shows "proposed" Nebraska and Minnesota territories, Texas inclusive of Santa Fe, a narrow New Mexico, California extending east to border of New Mexico and north tip of Texas, Oregon, "N.W. Tery."; major cities in western territories; treaty boundary lines. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1848..1854]
Creator: Gilman, E.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Map of the United States]

Description: Map shows major cities along the railroad routes of the Union Pacific Railroad Company and its connections, state boundaries, "Dakota [Territory]," and "Indian Ter[ritory]," but does not include the New England states. Includes population and area statistics, table of distances, and "Description of the Map." Cities and routes connecting through Omaha and corresponding line of longitude are marked in blue ink, and through Kansas City in red. Text discusses significance of 100 degree line of longitude and 41 degree 07' (Omaha) and 39 degree 03' (Kansas City) lines of latitude which are marked on the map and favorably compares the route through Omaha, Nebraska over that through Kansas City. No scale given.
Date: 1869?
Creator: Dodge, Grenville Mellen, 1831-1916
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Map of the United States]

Description: Map shows "proposed" Nebraska and Minnesota territories, Texas inclusive of Santa Fe and extending north to the 42nd degree line of latitude, a narrow New Mexico, California extending east to border of New Mexico and north tip of Texas, Oregon, "N.W. Tery."; major cities in western territories; treaty boundary lines. Includes "explanation" of territory gained and text in left and right panels with tables of statistical data on land area for states and territories. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1848..1854]
Creator: Gilman, E.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the United States.

Description: Map shows proposed and existing railroads, state and territorial boundaries, cities, towns, military posts, and notable physical features. Insets: "Vicinity of Philadelphia," "Plan of New York," and "Plan of Washington, D.C." Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1886
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the United States.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century United States boundaries, major travel routes, major cities, towns, and notable physical features. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:9,200,000].
Date: 1904
Creator: Cram, George Franklin, 1841-1928
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the United States

Description: This map shows the United States on the front and has two maps on the reverse side showing the North-West Territory and the western portion of the United States. On the first map, each of the states and territories is shaded, using various colors. Cities, roads, bodies of water, and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). On the opposite side of the page, the map of the western United States is on the left which has only geographic features marked (mountains shown with hachures and shading and bodies of water colored blue). To the right, the map of the North-West Territory has counties (in red), cities, and geographic features marked and labeled. There are page numbers at the bottoms of the maps: 23 beneath the North-West Territory, 24 and 25 beneath the United States, and 26 beneath the map of the western U.S. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the United States

Description: This sheet contains three different maps showing the United States and portions of Canada. The first page shows the entire United States with surrounding areas. The states are labeled and shaded in various colors. On the back, there are two maps: a map of the state of Maine in the left half and a map of Manitoba, Canada in the right. The counties and regions are labeled and shaded in various colors. Bodies of water and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures) as well as many cities. There are page numbers at the bottoms of the maps: Manitoba (page 109), the United States (pages 110 and 111), and Maine (page 112). Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
Date: unknown
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the United States.

Description: Map shows cities, areas of Native American habitation for the United States, Mexico, Central America and part of the West Indies; jagged U.S.-Mexico border, western U.S. territories of Oregon, Utah, Nebraska, New Mexico, Kansas, and Minnesota, and "Indian Territory"; forts, canals, major roads, mines, and railroads. Includes explanation and illustrations. Inset: [Portrait of George] "Washington" and "Capitol at Washington." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:7,603,000].
Date: 1855
Creator: Case, Tiffany & Co.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library