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Description: Map shows early nineteenth century Louisiana parishes, settlements, military posts, mineral resources, roads, swamp lands and areas of Native American habitation. Includes text in left, right, and lower panels: "Louisiana" [statistics, history]. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1820
Creator: Kneass, William, 1780-1840
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

New and improved map of Louisiana.

Description: Map shows railroads (existing, proposed, and under construction), distances from New Orleans along the Mississippi River, roads, parishes, township grid, marshes, canals, lakes, and bayous. Includes text notes and tables for population and "senatorial districts and representatives by parishes." Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:579,300].
Date: 1853
Creator: Bayley, G. W. R.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library


Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Louisiana parishes, roads, railroads, township grid, swamps, cities, and towns. Scale [ca. 1:1,700,000].
Date: 1842
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Louisiana Southern Train #10 in a Yard]

Description: Photograph of a train engine attached to a car in a train yard; both the engine and the car are marked with the number "10." Another engine, other cars, and a building are partially visible around the train. A handwritten note below the image says, "Louisiana southern #10 (ex T&P #43)."
Date: unknown
Creator: Carlson, R. H.
Partner: The Grace Museum

Colton's Louisiana.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Louisiana railroads, roads, counties/parishes, township grid, cities, towns, swamps, and notable physical features. Scale [ca. 1:1,650,000].
Date: 1861
Creator: J.H. Colton & Co.
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.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Neueste Karte von Louisiana mit ihren Kanälen, Straßen, Eisenbahnen, Entfernungen der Hauptpunkte und Routen für Dampfschiffe.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Louisiana roads, towns, Native American villages, swamplands, flood plains, and mineral resources. Includes legends and tables of steamboat routes and distances. Inset: New Orleans. Scale [ca. 1:2,050,000].
Date: 1845
Creator: Meyer, Joseph, 1796-1856.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington 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
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library


Description: Map shows early twentieth century Louisiana railroads, cities, towns, and rivers. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:3,640,000].
Date: [1905..1925]
Creator: C.S. Hammond & Company
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Rand, McNally & Co.'s Louisiana.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Louisiana parishes/counties, railroads, swamps, lakes, rivers, cities, and towns for Louisiana and portions of Texas and Mississippi. Scale [ca. 1:2,028,000].
Date: [1873..1877]
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map Showing the Route of the Late Expedition, Commanded by Rear Admiral Porter, U. S. Navy, in Attempting to Get Into the Yazoo River by the Way of Steele's Bayou and Deer Creek

Description: Map illustrating the Mississippi River, Yazoo River, creeks, cities, and gun emplacements surrounding a gunboat route through Mississippi. The shaded area is where the gunboats actually traveled. The dotted line is an additional portion of the proposed route. In the upper right corner is a map that showed where the gunboats were to fall back.
Date: 1911
Creator: United States. War Department.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Prude and Hood Store

Description: Photograph of Fealon Vaun Christian and John Prude standing outside of the Prude and Hood General Store. This store was between Mansfield and Logansport, Louisiana. It had everything from lace to snuff tp licorice. It had a huge bar inside, and the store served people from miles around. A cotton gin was to the west side of the store (back and left) where everyone brought their cotton to be ginned. The stor had advertising signs across the front. This photo was included in a research paper by Mike Shurley for an American History class at Marfa High School in 1968.
Date: unknown
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[Engine 14 with Crew in Louisiana]

Description: Photograph of four men on the crew of the Lutcher Moore Lumber Co. standing by steam engine No. 14. The men are: G. Laughlin, conductor; Jack Halloway, engineer; Albert Vann, fireman; J.C. Dorman, brakeman. The train is pulling cars loaded with timber.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum