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Roster of Employees in the General Land Office

Description: Ledger contains lists of General Land Office employees, their job titles, and monthly earnings. Excerpted here are 98 pages covering January 1887-January 1891, which are the dates O. Henry was employed at the land office. W.S. Porter, later known as the writer O. Henry, is listed as draftsman, compiling draftsman and assistant draftsman, earning $100 per month. Porter's name appears on roughly half of the pages.
Date: 1881/1891
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Partner: Texas General Land Office

Brown County.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Brown County, Texas property boundaries, landowners, land grants, and towns; dashed line representing existing road or proposed railroad line. Includes manuscript annotations showing petroleum prospecting activity. Scale [ca. 1:66,667].
Date: 1910
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Baylor County.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Baylor County, Texas property boundaries, landowners, land patents, towns, and railroads; handwritten annotations for petroleum prospecting activity. Scale [ca. 1:66,667].
Date: 1917
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Rockwall County [Texas].

Description: Map shows landowners, land patents, railroad lines, and towns; portions of adjacent counties where property lines extend beyond Rockwall County limits. Scale [1:66,600].
Date: 1941
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Somervell County [Texas].

Description: Map shows land patents, property boundaries, landowners, towns, roads, course of the Brazos and Paluxy Rivers, and layout of the city of Glen Rose ; adjacent counties where property boundaries extend beyond county limits. Scale [1:66,667].
Date: 1941
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Texas.

Description: Map shows counties, county seats with elevations, lakes, state and national parks and forests, pioneer roads and trails, and points of interest; Gulf Coast details, including "100 Fathom Line," and "Outer Edge of Continental Shelf." Includes legend, photo of Bascom Giles, and text comments on significance of map. Scale [ca. 1:1,500,000].
Date: 1951
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Gregg Co. [Texas].

Description: Map shows land tract boundaries and landowners, towns, railroads, ferries over the Sabine River, and the Cherokee Trace; adjacent counties where properties extend beyond county limits. Scale [ca. 1:100,000].
Date: [1915..1935]
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Texas.

Description: Map shows historic roads and trails, counties, major cities and towns, lakes, parks, and forests. Includes legend, text, and tables: of "Lands and Mineral Estate of Permanent School Fund, and Lands and Mineral Estate of Permanent University Fund." Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,560,000].
Date: 1959
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Texas.

Description: Map shows pioneer roads and trails, state and national parks and forests, counties, lakes, and continental shelf of the Gulf Coast. Includes legend. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,750,000].
Date: 1971
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Texas.

Description: Map shows mid-twentieth century Texas counties, county seats, elevations, state parks, national parks, forests, pioneer roads, and trails. Includes text, state seal, and "six flags" illustration, and lists of "Lands and Mineral Estate of Permanent School Fund" and "Lands and Mineral Estate of Permanent University Funds." Relief shown by contours, hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,500,000].
Date: 1957
Creator: Texas. General Land Office.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library