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One of the best map collections is at the Texas State Library. A bibliography of over 2,000 maps in this collection is James M. Day, ''Maps of Texas, 1527-1900: The Map Collection of the Texas State Archives.'' Austin, Texas: Pemberton Press, 1964. (Family History Library book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=186772&disp=Maps+of+Texas%2C+1527%2D1900%20%20&columns=*,0,0 976.4 A3d].) Other good collections of maps of [[Portal:Texas|Texas]] are available at:
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'''University of Texas at Austin'''<br>Perry-Castaneda Library<br>Austin, TX 78712-7330<br>Telephone: 512-495-4350<br>Fax: 512-495-4283 <br>Internet: http://www.utexas.edu/
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{{Adoption TXGenWeb}}One of the best map collections is at the Texas State Library. A bibliography of over 2,000 maps in this collection is James M. Day, ''Maps of Texas, 1527-1900: The Map Collection of the Texas State Archives.'' Austin, Texas: Pemberton Press, 1964. {{FHL|186772|item}} 976.4 A3d Other good collections of maps of [[Texas]] are available at: <br><br> [http://www.utexas.edu/ '''University of Texas at Austin''']<br>Perry-Castaneda Library<br>Austin, TX 78712-7330<br>Phone: (512) 495-4350<br>Fax: (512) 495-4283 <br>  
  
'''University of Texas at El Paso Library'''<br>Documents and Maps<br>El Paso, TX 79968-0582<br>Telephone: 915-747-5683<br>Fax: 915-747-5327 <br>Internet: http://libraryweb.utep.edu/
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[http://libraryweb.utep.edu/ '''University of Texas at El Paso Library''']<br>Documents and Maps<br>El Paso, TX 79968-0582<br>Phone: (915) 747-5683<br>Fax: (915) 747-5327 <br>  
  
'''Southern Methodist University'''<br>Central University Libraries<br>Dallas, TX 75275-0135<br>Telephone: 214-768-2401<br>Fax: 214-768-1842 <br>Internet: http://www.smu.edu/
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[http://www.smu.edu/ '''Southern Methodist University''']<br>Central University Libraries<br>Dallas, TX 75275-0135<br>Phone: (214) 768-2401<br>Fax: (214) 768-1842 <br>  
  
 
The Family History Library has several maps and the following atlases:  
 
The Family History Library has several maps and the following atlases:  
  
Martin, James C., and Robert S. Martin. ''Maps of Texas and the Southwest, 1513-1900''. Albuquerque, New Mexico: University of New Mexico Press, 1984. (Family History Library&nbsp;[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=209663&disp=Maps+of+Texas+and+the+Southwest%2C+1513%%20%20&columns=*,0,0 book Q 976.4 E7m].) This includes histories of the area and of the maps.  
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*Martin, James C., and Robert S. Martin. ''Maps of Texas and the Southwest, 1513-1900''. Albuquerque, New Mexico: University of New Mexico Press, 1984. {{FHL|209663|item|disp=FHL Q book 976.4 E7m}}. This includes histories of the area and of the maps.  
 
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*Pool, William C. ''A Historical Atlas of Texas''. Austin, Texas: Encino Press, 1975. {{FHL|188216|item|disp=FHL book 976.4 E3p}}. This includes maps of Texas during the frontier era, Indian territories, and travel routes.
Pool, William C. ''A Historical Atlas of Texas''. Austin, Texas: Encino Press, 1975. (Family History Library&nbsp;[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=188216&disp=A+historical+atlas+of+Texas%20%20&columns=*,0,0 book 976.4 E3p].) This includes maps of Texas during the frontier era, Indian territories, and travel routes.  
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=== Web Sites  ===
 
=== Web Sites  ===
  
http://www.tsl.state.tx.us/  
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*[http://www.tsl.state.tx.us/ Texas State Library and Archives]<br>
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*[http://www.glo.texas.gov/ Texas General Land Office, Archives and Records, map collection]
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*Printable maps are also available from the [http://nationalatlas.gov/printable.html National Atlas of the United States]<br>
  
Printable maps are also available from the National Atlas of the United States -- http://nationalatlas.gov/printable.html
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One of the best map collections is at the Texas State Library. A bibliography of over 2,000 maps in this collection is James M. Day, Maps of Texas, 1527-1900: The Map Collection of the Texas State Archives. Austin, Texas: Pemberton Press, 1964. FHL Collection 976.4 A3d Other good collections of maps of Texas are available at:

University of Texas at Austin
Perry-Castaneda Library
Austin, TX 78712-7330
Phone: (512) 495-4350
Fax: (512) 495-4283

University of Texas at El Paso Library
Documents and Maps
El Paso, TX 79968-0582
Phone: (915) 747-5683
Fax: (915) 747-5327

Southern Methodist University
Central University Libraries
Dallas, TX 75275-0135
Phone: (214) 768-2401
Fax: (214) 768-1842

The Family History Library has several maps and the following atlases:

  • Martin, James C., and Robert S. Martin. Maps of Texas and the Southwest, 1513-1900. Albuquerque, New Mexico: University of New Mexico Press, 1984. FHL Q book 976.4 E7m. This includes histories of the area and of the maps.
  • Pool, William C. A Historical Atlas of Texas. Austin, Texas: Encino Press, 1975. FHL book 976.4 E3p. This includes maps of Texas during the frontier era, Indian territories, and travel routes.

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