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Sketch indicating the advancement of the surveys of the public lands and the military topographical and geographical surveys west of the Mississippi.

Description: Map shows explorers' and surveyors' routes, railroads, military sites, and Indian reservations. Includes explanatory notes, list of surveyors, and list of executive officers participating in surveys. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [1:3,000,000].
Date: 1879
Creator: Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The Texarkana Gateway to Texas and the Southwest

Description: This text gives an overview of the places and resources in Texas with an emphasis on the locations where the railroads run through the state. Indexes start on page 220.
Date: 1896
Creator: Texas & Pacific Railway
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Longview Railroad Workers]

Description: Photograph of unidentified railroad workers in Longview, Texas. The workers are standing next to several railroad cars loaded for transport. The photograph is mounted on tan paper.
Date: 1880~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Longview Public Library

The Texas Spring Palace.

Description: This pamphlet includes a guide to the Texas Spring Palace including particular sites and places in Texas. Additionally, the Texas and Southwestern Railway Guide starts on page 59 with printed timetables for the train schedules.
Date: May 1890
Creator: Rose, John R.
Item Type: Book
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Topographic Sheet: Texas Uvalde Quadrangle

Description: This topographic map shows the elevations and location of private and public roads, railroads, building structures, bridges, and dams, lakes and drainage structures in the Uvalde, Texas quadrangle. It contains a legend of each of the structural elements and a scale for the elevation and contour of the area.
Date: 1900
Creator: United States. Dept. of the Interior.
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries

Topography: Van Horn Quadrangle

Description: This topographic map shows the elevations and location of private and public roads, railroads, building structures, bridges, and water sources and drainage structures in the Van Horn, Texas quadrangle. It contains a legend of each of the structural elements and a scale for the elevation and contour of the area.
Date: August 1906
Creator: United States. Dept. of the Interior.
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries

Areal Geology: Van Horn Quadrangle

Description: This areal map shows the topography, contour elevations, and a breakdown of the kinds of rocks and minerals found in the Van Horn Texas quadrangle region. The map contains a legend that represents with line patterns the surface contour of the region and the kinds of sedimentary rocks and minerals from diverse geological eras.
Date: January 1914
Creator: United States. Dept. of the Interior.
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries

Topography: Texas Burnet Quadrangle

Description: This topographic map shows the elevations and location of private and public roads, railroads, building structures, bridges, and dams, lakes and drainage structures in the Burnet, Texas quadrangle. It contains a legend of each of the structural elements and a scale for the elevation and contour of the area.
Date: 1909
Creator: United States. Dept. of the Interior.
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries

Topography: Texas Llano Quadrangle

Description: This topographic map shows the elevations and location of private and public roads, railroads, building structures, bridges, and dams, lakes and drainage structures in the Llano, Texas quadrangle. It contains a legend of each of the structural elements and a scale for the elevation and contour of the area.
Date: 1909
Creator: United States. Dept. of the Interior.
Item Type: Map
Partner: UNT Libraries

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

Description: Map shows cities, towns, railroads, and geography in Texas, and 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], "City of Galveston" [scale 1:28,800], "Austin" [scale 1:28,800], "Entrance to Matagorda Bay" [scale 1:200,000], and "Part of Texas" [scale 1:2,851,200]. Includes index. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:2,851,200].
Date: unknown
Creator: Gray, Frank A.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library