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Profiles of passes in the State of California : surveyed in connection with a Pacific railroad.

Description: Map profiles of Walker's Pass, Hum-pah-ya-mup Pass, Tah-ee-chay-pah Pass, New Pass, San Fernando Pass, and route from summit of Tah-ee-chay-pah Pass to the Tejon Depot Camp in California during the mid-nineteenth century. Elevations and slopes relative to sea level are indicated. Relief shown by profile. Scale [1:120,000].
Date: 1853
Creator: Williamson, R. S. (Robert Stockton), 1824-1882
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Profiles of passes in the State of California surveyed in connection with a Pacific railroad.

Description: Map shows California mountain elevations and slopes relative to sea level. "Profile of Walker's Pass," "Profile of Hum-pah-ya-mup Pass," "Profile of Tah-ee-chay-pah Pass," "Profile of route from summit of Tah-ee-chay-pah Pass to the Tejon Depot Camp," "Profile of New Pass," and "Profile of San Fernando Pass." Scale [1:120,000].
Date: 1853
Creator: Williamson, R. S. (Robert Stockton), 1824-1882
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

New and improved map of Louisiana.

Description: Map shows railroads (existing, proposed, and under construction), distances from New Orleans along the Mississippi River, roads, parishes, township grid, marshes, canals, lakes, and bayous. Includes text notes and tables for population and "senatorial districts and representatives by parishes." Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:579,300].
Date: 1853
Creator: Bayley, G. W. R.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Minnesota territory.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Minnesota counties, roads, settlements, Native American villages, military posts, and the Dakota reservation. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:2,410,000].
Date: 1853
Creator: Sarony & Co.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map No. 10, United States.

Description: Map shows major towns, geographical features, and areas of Native American habitation in California and the western territories of Washington, Oregon, Nebraska, Utah, New Mexico, and Kansas. Includes explanation, population statistics, and river lengths. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:8,600,000].
Date: 1853
Creator: Daniel Burgess & Co.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map No. 8, United States.

Description: Map shows major towns, counties, canals, and railroads in Iowa, Illinois, and Missouri; shows Native American reservations in adjacent Kansas. Includes explanation, population statistics, and river lengths. Scale [ca. 1:4,000,000].
Date: 1853
Creator: Daniel Burgess & Co.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Florida, 1853.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Florida counties, township grid, swamps, cities, towns, and military posts. Inset: "Plan of the Florida Keys." Scale [ca. 1:2,534,400].
Date: 1853
Creator: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new map of the state of Ohio.

Description: Map mid-nineteenth century Ohio roads, existing railroads, proposed railroads, canals, counties, cities, towns and notable physical features. Includes notes and explanation. Insets: "Profile of the Miami Canal" and "Profile of the Ohio and Erie Canal and the Miami Canal." Scale [ca. 1:1,352,000].
Date: 1853
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Wisconsin.

Description: Map shows township grid, counties, roads, railroads, lakes, cities and towns. Scale [ca. 1:1,690,000].
Date: 1853
Creator: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the surveyed part of Wisconsin Territory

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century township grid, roads, settlements, areas of Indian habitation; land tracts of private claims south of the Green Bay; Milwaukee River area along Lake Michigan. Insets: Connection of private claims with public surveys at Green Bay--[Milwaukee River along Lake Michigan]. Includes references of symbols used. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1833..1853]
Creator: United States. Surveyor General.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Western Oregon sketch map of the Willamette Valley : with the chief towns & roads also the railroads now building.

Description: Map shows cities, roads, and existing and proposed railroads in mid-nineteenth century northwestern Oregon. Includes table of distances and text [continued from verso] advertising prices for land in Oregon. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1853..1873]
Creator: Davidson, William
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Transcript of Letter to Moore, July 16, 1853]

Description: Transcript of a letter written to a Mr. Moore about the history liquor laws enacted in Portland, the politics behind the passage of the 1851 version of the law, and observations made after it was passed. Author is unnamed, but states he was a member of the senate when the law was passed.
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter to Moore, July 16, 1853]

Description: Letter written to a Mr. Moore about the history liquor laws enacted in Portland, the politics behind the passage of the 1851 version of the law, and observations made after it was passed. Author is unnamed, but states he was a member of the senate when the law was passed.
Date: July 16, 1853
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

South Carolina.

Description: Map shows counties, railroads, common roads, canals, swamps, cities, towns, and notable physical features. Relief shown by hachures. Inset: "Plan of Charleston, vicinity & harbor." Scale [ca. 1:1,310,000] and [ca. 1:190,080].
Date: 1853
Creator: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Preliminary Survey of the Entrance to the Rio Grande, Texas

Description: This map is a nautical chart showing the topography and hydrography of the area in Texas around the entrance to the Rio Grande River. The physical features are shaded with relief (and depths) shown by soundings. Depths are marked with lines, shading (rendered in a dot pattern), and numbers in feet. Depths are marked with lines and numbers in feet. According to text in the lower left corner, the various measurements to create the map were made between 1853 and 1854; the text also gives specific latitude and longitude of the area in the map. The text is labeled "Note" and "Tides" which gives explanatory details regarding the markings and measurements on the map. Scale 1:20,000.
Date: 1854
Creator: United States Coast Survey
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

United States.

Description: Map shows state boundaries, canals, routes of transportation, major cities and towns, "Western Territory," "Missouri Territory," Texas bordering along the "Rio Grande del Norte" but without its panhandle, "New Mexico or Santa Fe" with the Rio Grande del Norte as its western border, and Nebraska with the Missouri Territory to its west and all of Minnesota and Iowa to its east. Includes emblem, shield, and illustrations: "Buffalo Hunt," "Penn's Treaty with the Indians," and "Washington's Monument." In center of left map border: [Portrait of George] "Washington." In center of right map border: [Portrait of Benjamin] "Franklin." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:12,700,000].
Date: [1853..1873]
Creator: Rapkin, J.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

General map showing the countries explored & surveyed by the United States & Mexican Boundary Commission in the years 1850, 51, 52 & 53 under the direction of John R. Bartlett, U.S. Commissioner.

Description: Map shows the areas of North America explored and surveyed by the United States and Mexican Boundary Commission from 1850 to 1853 under the direction of John R. Bartlett, U.S. Commissioner. Includes historic notes. Scale [ca. 1:6,600,000].
Date: 1853
Creator: Bartlett, John Russell, 1805-1886
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Texas] Sketch I

Description: Map shows Texas coast from Cavallo Pass in the southwest to the Sabine Pass in the northeast, and towns used for triangulation. Includes legend. Scale 1:600,000.
Date: 1853
Creator: United States Coast Survey
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library