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.

Physical Description

1 map : col ; 56 x 45 cm.

Creation Information

United States. Dept. of the Interior. August 1906.

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This map is part of the collection entitled: Texas History Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 330 times . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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  • Geological Survey (U.S.)
    Publisher Info: Engraved and Printed by the U.S. Geological Survey
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

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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.

Physical Description

1 map : col ; 56 x 45 cm.

Notes

"[Topography] surveyed in 1904-1905."

"Edition of Aug. 1906, reprinted with corrections Dec. 1913."

"Surveyed in cooperation with the University of Texas Mineral Survey."

Source

  • Geologic Atlas of the United States, Van Horn Folio No. 194 published in 1914.

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Texas History Collection

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Geologic Atlas of the United States: Van Horn Folio, Texas (Book)

Geologic Atlas of the United States: Van Horn Folio, Texas

This atlas contains three colored maps and aereal views from the regions around the Van Horn, Texas quadrangle including topography, and structure sections of the territory comprising El Paso County and Culberson County. The illustrated text of the atlas discusses the geological elevation of the area, provides in-depth breakdown of the kinds of rocks and minerals as well as the economic geology of the region, precious metals and minerals.

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Geologic Atlas of the United States: Van Horn Folio, Texas, ark:/67531/metapth60972

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Creation Date

  • August 1906

Covered Time Period

Start & End Dates

  • 1904 - 1914

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • March 15, 2010, 9:06 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Nov. 1, 2011, 10:53 a.m.

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Boundaries

  • N:31.3, E:-104.3, S: 31.0, W:-105.0

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United States. Dept. of the Interior. Topography: Van Horn Quadrangle, map, August 1906; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc11825/: accessed September 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .