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

Description: Explanation and supporting information related to map that shows early nineteenth century Washington counties, township grid, Native American reservations, railroads, national parks, and notable physical features.
Date: 1910
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Explorations and surveys for a rail road route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean, War Department : Routes near the 47th and 49th parallels ; profiles from explorations and surveys made under the direction of the Hon. Jefferson Davis, Secretary of War.

Description: Map shows altitude, grade, and distances of potential railroad route across Washington Territory [modern-day Idaho, Montana, and Washington]; military posts and camps, river crossings, and mountain passes. Relief shown by profile and spot heights. Scale [1:1,200,000].
Date: 1855
Creator: Stevens, Isaac Ingalls, 1818-1862
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Soil map, Washington, Sunnyside sheet.

Description: Map shows soil composition, roads, existing and proposed canals, railroads, towns, and township grid, for a portion of Yakima County; Yakima Indian reservation boundary. Includes soil profile and legend. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:63,360].
Date: 1901
Creator: United States Bureau of Soils.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of public surveys in the territory of Washington for the Report of Surv: Genl:, 1862.

Description: Map shows township survey progress Washington Territory; government and Native American reservations, land claims of the Puget Sound Agricultural Company, roads, railroads, missions, mills, and government agency offices. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale not given.
Date: 1862
Creator: Henry, Anson G., 1804-1865
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Pocket map of Tacoma and Puget Sound.

Description: Map shows street names, railroads, city limits, city additions, street car lines, proposed harbor improvements, wharves, bridges, shoreline of Commencement Bay, and some businesses. Includes text notes of additional information inside front cover. Inset: "Map of Puget Sound and vicinity." Street car lines shown in red. Relief shown by hachures on inset. Scale not given.
Date: 1889
Creator: Herriff, E. L.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

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

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Washington counties, township grid, Native American reservations, railroads, national parks, and notable physical features. Includes key to railroads and index of chief cities; more thorough index in accompanying pages. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:950,400].
Date: 1910
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Mouth of Columbia River.

Description: Map shows coastline of Barker's Bay and Young's Bay and the township of Astoria at the mouth of the Columbia River. Includes sailing directions and tide chart. Inset: View of the Entrance of Columbia River, Cape Hancock or Disappointment E. by N. (compass) 12 statute miles [illustration]. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings and depth contours. Scale 1:40,000.
Date: 1851
Creator: United States Coast Survey.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Bird's eye view of Spokane Falls, W.T.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century street names, buildings, and railroads in Spokane Falls, Washington Territory. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given. Includes numbered key to buildings and four illustrations of prominent buildings [insets]. Insets: "Gonzaga College," "Public School," "West Side of Howard Street," and "North Side of Riverside Ave."
Date: 1884
Creator: Wellge, H. (Henry)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Mouth of Columbia River.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century coastline of Barker's Bay and Young's Bay and the township of Astoria at the mouth of the Columbia River in Washington. Includes sailing directions and tide chart. Inset: View of the Entrance of Columbia River, Cape Hancock or Disappointment E. by N. (compass) 12 statute miles [illustration]. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings and depth contours. Scale 1:40,000.
Date: 1851
Creator: United States Coast Survey.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of a part of Washington Territory east of Cascade Mtns.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century township grid for Walla Walla, gold mining in the Salmon River Mines, major roads, trails, railroads, Nez Percé Indian Reservation, ferries, and missions in Washington. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale not given.
Date: 1862
Creator: Giddings, E.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

U. S. reservations, Puget Sound.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Puget Sound, Washington existing and proposed military posts and reservations, proposed improvements; islands and waterways, nearby cities and towns; measurements between some points. Scale not given.
Date: 1902
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Town of Newaukum

Description: Map shows plat of the town of Newaukum, Washington, stage road, railroad, street names and block and lots numbers. Includes text. Scale [ 1:1800 ]
Date: 1892
Creator: Tilton, James
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Photograph of Puget Sound Encampment]

Description: Photograph of M.C. Cuthberson (left) and J.P. Sewell (right) talking at the Puget Sound Encampment at Mt. Rainier, Washington. A group of people, cars, and tents can be seen behind the men.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

["Empire Builder" at Puget Sound]

Description: Great Northern Railway's "Empire Builder" train No. 31, westbound, traverses the route along Puget Sound, nearing Seattle, 1929.
Date: 1929
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad