Houston Post map of the great Southwest

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Title
Houston Post map of the great Southwest
Additional title: Map of the great Southwest
Names
Houston Post (Creator)
Rand McNally and Company (Lithographer)
Houston Post (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Texas

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1880 (Inferred)
Place: Houston, TX
Publisher: Houston Post
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5356
Topics
Texas -- Administrative and political divisions
Oklahoma
New Mexico
Mexico
Genres
Maps
Notes
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division , v.9, page 533, column 2, row 5
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale approximately 1:2,450,000 (W 110°09ʹ--W 93°27ʹ/N 37°27ʹ--N 15°29ʹ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 103 x 67 cm, sheet 112 x 71 cm
Description
Shows Texas, New Mexico, Indian Territory [Oklahoma] and central Mexico. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Includes state senatorial and U.S. congressional districts in Texas.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1019904433
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21486662
Folder number: US232.1.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 15f851b0-e1ef-0135-b641-7186c9f522cb
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1880: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Houston Post map of the great Southwest" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1880. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/67734790-5c45-0136-4bbc-23c685808952

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Houston Post map of the great Southwest" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 17, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/67734790-5c45-0136-4bbc-23c685808952

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1880). Houston Post map of the great Southwest Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/67734790-5c45-0136-4bbc-23c685808952

Wikipedia Citation

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Houston Post map of the great Southwest