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A new map of Arkansas with its canals, roads and distances.

Description: Atlas map of Arkansas, showing finished and proposed canals, railroads, major roads, towns, and rivers. A key at the top of the map shows the steamboat routes and distances from Little Rock to New Orleans, Little Rock to Pittsburgh, and Little Rock to Fort Gibson. Scale [ca. 1:2,280,960] (approximately 36 miles to the inch).
Date: 1850?
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

General Highway Map Bexar County, Texas

Description: Highway map of Bexar County, Texas, showing boundaries, highways and roads, railroads, oil fields, gas fields, structures, and landmarks. Map includes fourteen inset maps (Inset No. 1, Inset No. 2, Inset No. 3, Inset No. 4, Macdona, Mangus Corner, Von Ormy, Somerset, Cassin, Thelma, Losoya, Buena Vista, and Southton), a key to counties diagram, and a legend in the lower-left corner. Scale [ca. 1:126,720] (approximately 2 miles to the inch).
Date: 1969
Creator: Texas State Highway Department Planning Survey Division
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Map of the Mississippi; New Light on Moscoso's Route to Texas.

Description: Map of the approximate course of the Mississippi River through Arkansas, Mississippi, and Louisiana. The map also identifies areas of overflow; where the Arkansas, Ouachita, and Red Rivers branch off; major cities along the River; and Luis de Moscoso Alvarado's 1542 route to Texas. No scale indicated.
Date: unknown
Creator: Neal, A. D.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Outskirts of Marfa]

Description: Photograph of the town of Marfa taken from a distance. The image accompanied a written speech, with the caption: "Marfa's twenty-five hundred citizens are a blend of three ethnic groups" (p. 13).
Date: 1969
Creator: Edwards, Nancy
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Texas

Description: Atlas map of the state of Texas, showing proposed railroad routes and known topographical features of western Texas, and counties, towns, roads, railroads, post offices, mountains, and water bodies of eastern Texas. Map includes a note on El Llano Estacado (or the Staked Plain); a legend indicating railroads, common roads, state capitols, cities, county towns, and post offices; and two inset maps. The inset maps are located in the lower-left corner and are titled "Plan of Galveston Bay from the U.S. Coast Survey" and "Plan of Sabine Lake." Relief shown in hachures. Scale [ca. 1:4,118,400] (approximately 65 miles to the inch).
Date: [1800..]
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Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Caldwell and Surrounding Counties: Texas]

Description: Road map of portions of Blanco, Hays, Travis, Comal, Bexar, Guadalupe, Caldwell, Bastrop, Fayette, Washington, Colorado, Lavaca, and Gonzales Counties, showing towns, roads, railroads, mountains, post offices, rivers, creek, and springs. No scale information given.
Date: unknown
Creator: Luer, A.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Map of the State of Texas from the Latest Authorities

Description: Full color atlas map by county of the state of Texas, showing county towns, post offices, forts, railroads, roads, and water bodies. Map includes a population table, and notes on Rio Grande, Grande Indian Crossing, El Llano Estacado, and railroads in Texas. Relief shown in hachures. Scale [ca. 1:3,400,000] (approximately 55 miles to the inch). There is an inset map in the upper-left corner titled “Northern Texas,” on the same scale as the larger map, and an inset map in the lower-left corner titled "Map of the Vicinity of Galveston City." Scale ca. 1:600,000
Date: 185u
Creator: Young, J. H. & Sculp, J. L. Hazzard
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Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

New Map of the State of Texas

Description: Atlas map of the state of Texas, showing county towns, post offices, forts, railroads, roads, water bodies, mountains, U.S. military telegraph lines, and the Indian Territory. Map includes table of geographical coordinates for selected Texas cities, information about mineral resources and text about the geology of Texas. There is also an inset map titled "Map of the Vicinity of Galveston City." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:3,484,800] (approximately 55 miles to the inch).
Date: 1876
Creator: Roessler, A. R.
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Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Sketch of Texas

Description: Sketch map of the state of Texas, showing major cities and water bodies, with two proposals for the Texas northwestern boundary, Clay's Compromise Line and Pearce's Line. Map includes table of "Areas" in the lower-left corner. Relief shown in hachures. No scale information given.
Date: September 5, 1850
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Colton's New Map of the State of Texas

Description: Full color atlas map by county of the state of Texas, showing county towns, post offices, forts, railroads, roads, and water bodies. Map includes a note describing the significance of selecting this map for reproduction to depict American expansionism and three inset maps, located in the lower-left corner ("Plan of the Northern Part of Texas," "Plan of Galveston Bay," and "Plan of Sabine Lake"). Relief shown in hachures. Scale [ca. 1:4,118,400] (appropriately 65 miles to the inch).
Date: 1861
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Johnson's Texas

Description: Blue line print of atlas map of Texas, showing counties, towns, forts, post offices, railroads, roads, and water bodies. Map includes large inset maps of the northern parts of Texas and Galveston Bay in the lower-left corner. Relief shown in hachures. Scale [ca. 1:2,534,400] (approximately 40 miles to the inch).
Date: 1866
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Brazos-Red River Historical Society's Map of Wichita County, Texas

Description: Map of Wichita County, Texas, showing blocks of land, towns, creeks, rivers, railroads, roads, oil wells, post offices, schools, churches, airports, cemeteries, historic trails and routes, and landmarks. Map includes notes on the six countries (Spain, France, Mexico, the Republic of Texas, the Confederate States of America, and the United States of America) that have had sovereignty over Texas and the route of Monsieur Brevel. The map is surrounded in a border of old cattle brands from the 1880s. Scale [ca. 1:47,520] (approximately 1 mile to 3/4 of an inch).
Date: 1957~
Creator: Kay, John A.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Map of the State of Texas from the Latest Authorities

Description: Atlas map of Texas, showing county towns, post offices, forts, railroads, roads, and water bodies. Map includes a population table, and notes on Rio Grande, Grande Indian Crossing, El Llano Estacado, and railroads in Texas. Relief shown in hachures. Scale [ca. 1:3,400,000] (approximately 55 miles to the inch). There is an inset map in the upper-left corner titled “Northern Texas,” on the same scale as the larger map, and an inset map in the lower-left corner titled "Map of the Vicinity of Galveston City." Scale ca. 1:600,000
Date: 185u
Creator: Young, J. H. & Sculp, J. L. Hazzard
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Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Plot of Itinerary Map from Helena, Texas to Ft. Mason, Texas

Description: Plot of two routes from Helena, Texas, to Fort Mason, Texas, marched and surveyed by the 35th Infantry Division, showing major towns and rivers. The route on the right has information about road conditions, river currents, and the abundance of water, grass, and woods. Scale [ca. 1:633,600] (approximately 10 miles to the inch).
Date: 186u
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library