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West Central States and States of the Plains: Southern Division

Description: This map shows a portion of the United States including the states of Texas, Indian Territory (present-day Oklahoma), Arkansas, and Louisiana. The states are shaded in color and labeled. The International, Texas Pacific, Atlanta & Pacific, and Southern Pacific rail routes are marked on the map as well as major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features (with relief shown by hachures). Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. The back of the map is a page of illustrated text, labeled at the top of the page: "West Central States and States of the Plains." The text discusses cities and geography of various U.S. states as well as accompanying questions.
Date: 1875
Creator: Harper & Brothers
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Map of Southeast Texas, Louisiana, and Western Mississippi]

Description: This map shows a portion of the southern United States including Louisiana and the surrounding areas of Texas and Mississippi. For each state, the individual counties are shaded in various colors and labeled. Rivers and other bodies of water as well as some cities are also marked on the map.
Date: unknown
Creator: Fischer, Theobald
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

West Central States and States of the Great Plains, Southern Division.

Description: This map shows the southern U.S. states and surrounding areas including Texas, Oklahoma (still labeled "Indian Territory"), Arkansas, and Louisiana. Each state is colored and has major cities, rivers, and geographic features marked (relief shown by hachures). Additionally, the International, Texas Pacific, Atlanta & Pacific, and Southern Pacific rail routes as of 1887 are marked and labeled on the map. The back of the map contains illustrated text with information and review questions about Arkansas and Louisiana. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
Date: 1887
Creator: Harper & Brothers
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America : containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina according to the newest and most exact observations.

Description: Map shows early eighteenth century major roads, major cities, forts, and Native American settlements near the southeastern coast of North America. Includes text about historical events. Insets: "The cataract of Niagara," "A draught of ye town and harbour of Charles-town," "A map of the principal part of North America," "A map of the improved part of Carolina with the settlements &c.," and [South part of Carolina and the east part of Florida]. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:3,000,000].
Date: 1715
Creator: Moll, Herman, d. 1732
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte générale du Canada, de la Louisiane, de la Floride, de la Caroline, de la Virginie, de la Nouvelle Angleterre, etc.

Description: Map shows settlements, colonies, areas of Native American habitation, and physical features along the eastern coast of North America from Canada and the Gulf of the St. Lawrence to upper Florida and as far west as the Mississippi River and French "Louisiane" territory. Includes notes. Inset: [Map of the waterways in the upper northeastern portion of North America]. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:6,000,000] and Scale [ca. 11,000,000].
Date: 1776
Creator: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi avec les colonies anglaises.

Description: Map shows extent of North America west and south to the Rio Grande and the Gulf of Mexico, east to the Atlantic coast, and north to the Great Lakes; French Louisiana extends to the Red River [or by coloration to the Rio Grande] in the southwest and to the western boundaries of the American colonies [United States]; major roads, cities and settlements, areas of Native American habitation. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: 1785
Creator: L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Charte von Nordamerica : nach den neuesten Bestimmungen und Entdeckungen.

Description: Map shows French Louisiana, the United States toe the Mississippi River, West Indies, British possessions, and Spanish possessions of New Mexico and New Spain; particular detail along the northwest Pacific coast of North America, large portion of western [future United States] is left blank and labeled as "Quivira"; major cities, major roads, and areas of Native American habitation. Includes color key to colonial possessions of England, Germany, Spain, France, Holland, Denmark and Sweden. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:6,336,000].
Date: 1802
Creator: Reichard, C. G. (Christian Gottlieb), 1758-1837
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte génerale des États-Unis de l'Amérique Septentrionale.

Description: Map shows early nineteenth century North American geography, place names, areas of Native American habitation, and "Haute Louisane" territory. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:9,000,000].
Date: 1820
Creator: Brué, Adrien Hubert, 1786-1832
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte des Etats-Unis de l'Amérique Septentrionale.

Description: Map shows cities, areas of Native American habiatation, mid-continent as "Haute Louisiane ou Territ. du Missouri," upper Mexico, Michigan extending well west of Lake Michigan. Relief shown pictorially.Scale [ca. 1:11,000,000].
Date: 1819
Creator: Tardieu, P. F. (Pierre François), 1757-1822
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Carte générale du Canada, de la Louisiane, de la Floride, de la Caroline, de la Virginie, de la Nouvelle Angleterre, etc.

Description: Map shows settlements, colonies, areas of Native American habitation, and physical features along the eastern coast of North America from Canada and the Gulf of the St. Lawrence to upper Florida and as far west as the Mississippi River and French "Louisiane" territory. Includes notes. Inset: [Map of the waterways in the upper northeastern portion of North America]. Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:6,000,000] and Scale [ca. 11,000,000].
Date: 1776
Creator: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A new map of the north parts of America claimed by France under ye names of Louisiana, Mississipi, Canada, and New France with ye adjoining territories of England and Spain : to Thomas Bromsall, esq., this map of Louisiana, Mississipi & c. is most humbly dedicated, H. Moll, geographer.

Description: Map shows major roads, settlements, areas of Native American habitation, and navigational routes. Includes notes and illustration. Insets: "The harbour of Annapolis Royal," "A map of ye mouth of Mississipi and Mobile Rivers & c.," and "The Indian Fort Sasquesahanok." Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings on insets. Scale [ca. 1:7,000,000].
Date: 1720
Creator: Moll, Herman, d. 1732
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Charte von Nord America : nach den neuesten Bestimmungen und Entdeckungen.

Description: Map shows major settlements, major roads, areas of Native American habitation, and political divisions for Mexico, the United States, the West Indies, French Louisiana, and British possessions in North America; much of Southwest and Northwest uncharted and labeled "Quivira"; details for upper Pacific coastline. Includes notes and color key to colonial possessions of England, Germany, Spain, France, Holland, Denmark and Sweden. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1804
Creator: Reichard, C. G. (Christian Gottlieb), 1758-1837
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Charte von Nord America : nach den neuesten Entdeckungen und zuverläfsigsten astronomischen Ortsbestimmungen entworfen.

Description: Map shows major settlements, major roads, areas of Native American habitation, and political divisions for Mexico, the United States, the West Indies, French Louisiana, and British possessions in North America; much of Southwest and Northwest uncharted and labeled "Quivira"; details for upper Pacific coastline. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1807
Creator: Walch, Johann, fl. 1757-1824
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Partie meridionale de la Riviere de Missisipi : et ses environs dans l'Amerique Septentrionale.

Description: Map shows French Louisiana's boundaries extending to the Salinas River in New Spain and across the southeastern portion of North America to include the Florida peninsula as "Presqu'Isle de la Lousiane"; areas of Native American habitation, settlements, villages; military posts, and major roads for La Louisiane and the northeastern portion of Nouvelle Espagne [New Spain]. Includes notes and illustrations of Native Americans, hunting, animals, settlements, ships, and canoes.Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:5,250,000].
Date: 1718
Creator: Fer, Nicolas de, 1646-1720
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A general map of North America drawn from the best surveys.

Description: Map shows major settlements and interior rivers for the fifteen United States, French Louisiana, New Spain, and the West Indies; coastline detail for Atlantic, Pacific, and Gulf coasts. Includes "References to the United States," a key to the names of the state. Scale not given.
Date: 1795
Creator: Scoles, John, 1772?-1853.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Louisiana, Mississippi, and Arkansas.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Louisiana, Mississippi, and Arkansas counties, cities, towns, and possible proposed and existing railroad routes between major cities. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:2,980,000]
Date: 1860
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus, Jr. (Samuel Augustus)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Louisiana representing the several land districts prepared to accompany the Surveyor General's annual report.

Description: Map shows grid system for public lands in Louisiana divided into townships, floodplains along the Gulf Coast, the Mississippi River and other tributaries; and land ownership in some cities and towns. Includes legend of "References" to symbols used on map. Scale not given.
Date: 1852
Creator: Boyd, R. W.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Spanish dominions in North America : northern part

Description: Map shows "intendancies" [of New Spain], cities and towns, mining activity, and military posts; northern portions of "Indendancy of S. Louis de Potosi" as savanna; areas of Native American habitation; and much of southern Louisiana [under French rule]. Includes legend. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:4,000,000].
Date: 1811
Creator: Hebert, L.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map showing location of the original King's Highway from Sabine River to Rio Grande River, marked by DAR of Texas.

Description: Map of the original King's Highway (now the El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail) from the Sabine River to the Rio Grande River, surveyed on the behalf of the Texas chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. The map also includes county/parish lines, bodies of water, and major towns. No scale indicated.
Date: 1918?
Item Type: Map
Location Info:
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Sabine Parish, Louisiana

Description: Highway map of Sabine Parish, Louisiana, showing rivers, lakes, creeks, towns, roads and highways, railroads, and oil fields. Map includes five inset maps - Belmont, Fisher, Vernon Parish, Natchitoches Parish, and a diagrammatic vicinity map - and an extensive legend indicating geographical and human-made features. Scale [ca. 1:126,720] (2 miles to the inch).
Date: 1960?
Creator: Department of Highways Traffic and Planning Section
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library