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Preliminary coast chart no. 107, Oyster Bay to Matagorda Bay, Texas : From a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, Superintendent of the Survey of the coast of the United States

Description: Map shows outline of Texas coastline from Oyster Bay to Matagorda Bay with soundings. Includes: "Note," "Tides," and "Remarks." Relief shown by soundings and depictions. Scale [1:80,000].
Date: 1858
Creator: United States Coast Survey
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Coast chart no. 107 : Matagorda Bay, Texas [Sheet 2].

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century coastal features and lakes at Matagorda Bay, Texas. Includes Cavallo Pass, Lavaca Bay, and information on lighthouses, tides, soundings, and bottom types. Inset: "Head of Lavaca Bay." Scale [1:80,000].
Date: 1872
Creator: United States Coast Survey
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

United States Coast Survey : Sketch I, showing the progress of the survey in section no. 9 from 1848 to 55.

Description: Map shows Texas coast from the mouth of the Sabine River to northern tip of unlabeled Matagorda Island; Sabine Lake, Galveston Bay, Matagorda Bay, towns used for triangulation, and areas of completed mapping by sheet number and date. Inset: "Mouth of the Rio Grande. Sub-sketch showing the progress of the Survey of Rio Grande and vicinity 1853 & 1854." Includes legend. Scale [ca. 1:600,000] and [ca. 1: 400,000].
Date: 1855
Creator: Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library