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1857 Petition by Heirs

Description: Petition by the heirs of Lorenzo de Zavala for payment of his salary as Vice President
Date: 1857
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Texas State Library and Archives Commission

Chapman's township map of Iowa.

Description: Map shows township grid, counties, railroads, military posts, cities and towns. Scale not given.
Date: 1857
Creator: Dyer & Pasmore
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Sectional map of Nebraska territory.

Description: Map shows township grid, counties, Native American reserves and villages, military posts, towns, roads, and notable physical features. Includes references. Scale [ca. 1:506,880].
Date: 1857
Creator: Ream, Robert L.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

State of California.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century California counties, major cities, towns, railroads, springs, areas of Native American habitation, and portions of New Mexico and Utah [Nevada]. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:3,453,120].
Date: 1857
Creator: Rogers, Henry D. (Henry Darwin), 1808-1866
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Nebraska from explorations of Lt. G. K. Warren Topl. Engrs. in 1855, 56, & 57 and other authorities.

Description: Map shows the area west of Iowa to the Rocky Mountains and north to the international border (Nebraska Territory) explored by Lieutenant G.K. Warren during the mid-nineteenth century. Dash lines indicate areas which "should be examined." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:6,000,000].
Date: 1857
Creator: Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble), 1830-1882
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

United States.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century state and territory boundaries, geography, and major cities in the United States. Includes colored illustrations of Benjamin Franklin, George Washington, the Capitol, Washington, Washington Monument, Buffalo Hunt, Penn's Treaty with the Indians, "Excelsior", and a coat of arms. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:12,500,000]. Map is probably from The Illustrated Atlas and Modern History of the World, Geographical, Political, Commercial, and Statistical by Robert M. Martin.
Date: 1857
Creator: Rapkin, J.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Williams' traveller's guide through the United States and Canada [Accompanying Text].

Description: Explanation and supporting information related to map that shows United States territorial boundaries, railroads, common roads, canals, swamps, military posts, areas of Native American habitation, cities and towns; streets, structures, and harbor detail for city and harbor of Havana.
Date: 1857
Creator: Williams, W. (Wellington)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Williams' Traveller's Guide through the United States and Canada.

Description: Map shows United States territorial boundaries, railroads, common roads, canals, swamps, military posts, areas of Native American habitation, cities and towns; streets, structures, and harbor detail for city and harbor of Havana. Insets: "Map of the Niagara River and Falls," "Map of California, Oregon, New Mexico, Utah &c.," "Map of the island of Cuba," and "City & harbor of Havana." Includes "explanation" and notes. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights on insets. Depths by soundings on insets. Scale [ca. 1:4,200,000].
Date: 1857
Creator: Williams, W. (Wellington)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of part of the Valley of Red River : North of the 49th parallel to accompany a report on the Canadian Red River Exploring Expedition.

Description: Map shows settlements, roads, Native American villages, and structures along the course of the Red River [of the North] and its tributaries between Pembina in Dakota Territory/St. Vincent, Minnesota and Lake Winnepeg; tributaries to the Red River and marshes, prairies, vegetation, and terrain along its watershed; strata and geological composition in cross sections; continuation and overview of the Assinniboine River and Roseau River in insets. Includes dates of flooding and additional notes. Insets: "The Assinniboine near Prairie Portage," "Continuation of the Assinniboine from point A to Prairie Portage," "No. 8 Section of the Assinniboine near Lane's Post," "Copy of map drawn by Mr. John Spence of Prairie Portage," "No. 7 Section of Limestone Cliff," "No. 9 Section of Red River near Scratching River," "No. 1 Section of the Great Dog Mountain take on the line of Portage," "No. 13 Greenstone conglomerate." "No. 2 Section of the Coast of Lake Winnipeg," "No. 11 Outline of Rocks near the mouoth of the Penawa - Bonnet Lake," "No. 3 Section on the Red River near the stone fort," "No. 4 Section near Mr. Gunn's House below the Grand Rapids, Red River," "No. 6 Section across the valley of Red River near Dr. Ben's house," "Section of Ridges," "No. 5 Section of Bank of Red River near St. Paul's Church," "Continuation of Roseau River from point C to Roseau Lake as described by guide," and "No. 10 Section of Bank of Roseau River near point C." Scale [1:253,440]. Scale for insets varies.
Date: [1857..1877]
Creator: Hind, Henry Youle, 1823-1908
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Dubuque and Pacific Railroad and its connections.

Description: Map shows overview of railroad line from Chicago through the South Pass of the Rocky Mountains across Iowa and Nebraska Territory. Map of Iowa shows railroads lines, counties, major cities, and circle centered on Fort Dodge with approximate 150 mile radius. Date range of map based on dates of county formations. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1855..1857]
Creator: J.H. Colton & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library