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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.
Item Type: Map
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.
Item Type: Map
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
Item Type: Map
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
Item Type: Map
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
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

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
Item Type: Map
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
Item Type: Map
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.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Nuevo Plano de Montevideo antigua y nueva ciudad

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century street names, buildings, numbered blocks, and plazas in Montevideo, Uruguay. Includes index to city streets. Scale not given.
Date: 1853
Creator: Ch. Valpêtre
Item Type: Map
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.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The morals of Odd-fellowship : a discourse

Description: "Delivered before the Right Worthy Grand Lodge of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, at the Annual Communication of that Right Worthy Grand Body, at Ithaca, August, 1853."
Date: 1853
Creator: Bristol, D. W.
Item Type: Book
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Texas.

Description: An 1853 map of Texas territories, landmarks, and a few scattered cities. Along with the map is a document containing information about Texas and some information about the state of Tennessee.
Date: 1853
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries

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
Item Type: Map
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.
Item Type: Map
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
Item Type: Letter
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
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections