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1839 Map of Austin

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Map/Doc #:   3149
Digital TIF Size:  208.60 MB
Digital PDF Size:  41.04 MB
Subject:  City Maps.
Title 1:  City of Austin and Vicinity
Region:  Hill Country
County:  Travis
Creation Date:  xx/xx/1839
Place Published: Austin, [Texas]
Draftsman:  W. H. Sandusky
Size: (in inches)  19.6 x 20.4
Format:  manuscript
Scale Per Inch:  666 varas
Named Features:  Delineation of Austin boundaries: College Grove, Capitol Square
River: Colorado With Rapids
Creek: Spring (Barton), Shoal, Waller
Barton's Homesite.

Collection:   City

Comments:  Note: “the Whole Site Selected for the Seat of Government . . .”.
Conserved in 2002 with donation from First American Title.


Maps courtesy  of Texas General Land Office