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Bird's eye view map of San Antonio, Tex.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century San Antonio, Texas streets and structures. Not drawn to scale.
Date: 1891
Creator: San Antonio Light
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Texas railroad map.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Texas counties, cities, and railroad lines. No scale indicated.
Date: 1935
Creator: Massie, W. M., Chairman
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Texas.

Description: Map shows railroads, major cities and towns, and counties. Includes key to railroad lines serving various locations in Texas. Insets: [Map of the northern panhandle of Texas] and [Map of the southern tip of Texas]. Scale [1:1,267,200].
Date: 1907
Creator: Rand McNally and Company.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

County map of the State of Texas: Showing also portions of the Adjoining States and Territories

Description: This map shows the state of Texas, portions of New Mexico and Indian Territory (present-day Oklahoma), and the surrounding areas. The visible counties of Texas, New Mexico, and "Indian Territory" are marked with dotted lines, labeled, and shaded in various colors. Cities, bodies of water, and geographic features are also marked (with relief shown by hachures). Additionally, the map shows the western expansion of the Texas & Pacific Railroad from Eastland County to El Paso, the Galveston-Harrisburg & San Antonio Railroad from San Antonio to El Paso, and, the southward expansion of the International Railroad from San Antonio to Laredo. An inset in the lower left corner shows a "Plan of Galveston and Vicinity." Scale [ca. 1:3,250,000] (W 109°--W 92°/N 36°--N 27°) Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.
Date: 1881
Creator: Gamble, W. H. (William H.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

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 the State of Texas from the Latest Authorities.

Description: Map of the state of Texas shows major cities, bodies of water, and geographic features (relief shown by hachures); each of the counties is outlined and colored. Additionally, the major rail lines are marked with listings in the lower right corner. There are two insets on the map: "Northern Texas on the same scale as the larger Map" in the upper left corner and "Map of Galveston Bay from the U.S. Coast Survey" in the lower left corner. There is also a key and list labeled "Population &c of Texas according to the Census of 1850" on the left side of the map near the middle of the page. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. Scale 1: 3,400,000 (W 106°--W 94°/N 36°--N 26°).
Date: 1859
Creator: Young, J. H. (James Hamilton)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Texas, New Mexico &c.

Description: This map shows the states of New Mexico and Texas as well as the surrounding areas; the counties of each state are labeled and outlined in red and the states and "Indian Territory" are all colored in. Cities, railroad lines, bodies of water, and geographic features are all marked on the map (with relief shown by hachures).
Date: unknown
Creator: Bartholomew, John, 1831-1893.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Maps from Mitchell's School and Family Geography]

Description: This map is double-sided. On the front is a map of Texas, with the state shaded in blue; most of the state is in the middle of the page, with portions of the surrounding territories at the top and bottom. In the upper left corner, there is an inset showing "Northern Texas on the same scale as the larger Map" and a second inset in the lower left corner has a "Map of the Vicinity of Galveston City" which has a different scale. The map includes major cities, roads, and geographic levels (relief shown with hachures). All of the counties are drawn in and labeled. The back side of the map shows all of the major roads, railroads, cities, and counties of Iowa, Missouri, Illinois, and Wisconsin. Each state is shaded in a different color. Some portions of surrounding states are visible around the edges of the map. Scale [ca. 1:5,000,000] (W 103°--W 93°/N 34° --N 26°). Scale [ca.1: 3,200,000] (W 93°--W 82°/N 48° --N 42°). Scale [ca.1: 3,200,000] (W 96° --W 80°/N 43° --N 37°). Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich.
Date: 1858
Creator: Young, J. H. (James Hamilton)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Maps from Mitchell's School and Family Geography]

Description: This series of maps are printed on a single sheet with Maps No. 12 (Texas) and No. 14 (Michigan & Wisconsin) on one side and Map No. 13 (Chief Part of the Western States) on the other. All of the maps include major cities, roads, and geographic levels (relief shown with hachures) and have the counties of each state drawn in and labeled. On the map of Texas, there are two insets: in the upper left corner, "Northern Texas on the same scale as the larger Map" and in the lower left corner, "Map of the Vicinity of Galveston City" which has a different scale. Scale [ca. 1:5,000,000] (W 103°--W 93°/N 34° --N 26°). Scale [ca.1: 3,200,000] (W 93°--W 82°/N 48° --N 42°). Scale [ca.1: 3,200,000] (W 96° --W 80°/N 43° --N 37°). Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich.
Date: 1858
Creator: Young, J. H. (James Hamilton)
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

Carta general de la república indicando las líneas del proyectado Ferrocarril Internacional de México : según las propuestas sometidas al Congreso de la Union por Sr. D. Eduardo Lee Plumb en representacion de la Companía del Ferrocarril Internacional de Texas.

Description: Map shows proposed international railroad route between Mexico, Texas, and New York. Accompaning text: Ferrocarril Internacional / Eduardo Lee Plumb. Scale [ca. 1:13,500,000].
Date: 1872
Creator: Debray, lithographer
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A geographically correct county map of states traversed by the St. Louis, Iron Mountain and Southern Railway and its connections.

Description: Map shows railroads for the South Central United States; counties, cities and towns for Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, and portions of "Indian Territory," Missouri, Tennessee, Kentucky, Illinois, Indiana, and Alabama; railroad routes, major cities, and state boundaries for the Eastern United States. Includes advertisements in right and right lower panels of sheet. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1878
Creator: St. Louis, Iron Mountain, and Southern Railway Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Oil map of Callahan County [Texas].

Description: Map shows oil well locations, property tracts, towns, railroads, and land ownership in Callahan county; counties, railroads, major towns, and oil fields in North Texas on two smaller maps. Includes promotional text. Scale not given.
Date: 1919
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Rand, McNally & Co.'s new enlarged scale railroad and county map of Texas : Compiled from the latest and most accurate surveys.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century counties, railroads, cities and towns, military posts, springs, and mountain peaks. [Disputed] Greer County is outlined on map. Insets: "N.W. Corner & Pan-Handle," [Map of westernmost tip of Texas], and [Outline Map of Texas]. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,550,000].
Date: 1887
Creator: Rand McNally and Company.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Richardson's new map of the state of Texas including part of Mexico.

Description: Map shows Texas counties, part of northern Mexico, New Mexico and Indian Territory; towns, rivers, roads, railroads, battlefields, military posts, river crossings, water resources, mineral resources, and areas of Indian habitation; "Cooke Tery." in northern Texas panhandle, Young and Bexar "territories." Includes text, "Railroads, Etc., in Texas" and explanation. Inset: "Map showing the proposed route of the Arkansas Railroad and its connections with the eastern roads." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:2,304,000].
Date: 1861
Creator: Desilver, Charles
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Texas.

Description: Map shows railroads, counties, major cities and towns, mountain peaks in the Big Bend area. Includes index and [Table of] "Texas railroads." Insets: [Map of Texas Panhandle] and [Map of southern tip of Texas]. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [1:1,267,200].
Date: 1907
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

County map of the state of Texas.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Texas county boundaries, cities and towns, railroads, major roads, and geographical points of interest. Inset: Plan of Galveston and vicinity. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:3,244,000].
Date: 1885
Creator: Gamble, W. H. (William H.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Johnson's Texas.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Texas counties, roads, cities and towns, railroads, and areas of Native American habitation. Insets: Plan of Galveston Bay and vicinity--Northern part of Texas. Relief shown by hachures, range of altitude in notes. Scale [ca. 1:2,500,000].
Date: 1866
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The Rand-McNally new commercial atlas map of Texas.

Description: Map shows counties, cities and towns, railroads, electric lines, and steamship routes. Includes index of principle cities and key to Texas railroads. Insets: [Map of the Texas Panhandle] and [Map of the southern tip of Texas]. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [1:1,267,200].
Date: 1914
Creator: Rand McNally and Company.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Richardson's new map of the state of Texas, including part of Mexico : Compiled from government surveys and other authentic documents.

Description: Map shows major cities and towns, counties, notable geographic features, railroads, major roads, areas of Native American habitation, military posts, and battlefields. Includes notes, explanation, and list of "Railroads, etc., in Texas." Inset: Map showing the proposed route of the Aransas railroad (and its) connections with the eastern roads. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:3,000,000].
Date: 1859
Creator: Desilver, Charles
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Rand, McNally & Co.'s new business atlas map of Texas.

Description: Map shows counties, major cities and towns, railroads, and "electric lines." Includes index, explanation, key to "Texas railroads." Insets: [Map of the Texas Panhandle] and [Map of the southern tip of Texas]. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [1:1,267,200].
Date: 1910
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Clason's Guide: Map of Texas

Description: Map of the state of Texas and surrounding areas. Individual counties are outlined in green and labeled with roads marked in red and railroads marked in black. Geographic features are marked with relief shown by hachures. Along the right side of the map, there is an index to Texas cities and towns.
Date: 1917~
Creator: Clason Map Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Gray's new map of Texas and the Indian Territory.

Description: Map shows counties, cities, and railroads in Texas and the railroads and Native American tribal reservations in "Indian Territory." Insets: "Hypsometric sketch of Texas and the Indian Territories" [scale 1:10,000,000], "River systems of Texas and the Indian Territories" [scale 1:10,000,000], "Entrance to Galveston Bay" [scale 1:200,000], "The City of Galveston" [scale 1:28,800], "Austin" [scale 1:28,800], "Entrance to Matagorda Bay" [scale 1:200,000], "Part of Texas" [scale 1:2,851,200], and [Matagorda Bay]. Relief shown by hachures, depths by soundings. Includes index. Scale [1:2,851,200].
Date: 1876
Creator: Gray, Frank A.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library