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1837: Mexico & Texas

Cartography:
John Milton Niles

This 1837 map shows the Republic of Texas extending all the way to the Rio Grande and north to the … See more Mexico & Texas

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1839: Map of Texas

Cartography:
Richard A. Hunt

This map was published in 1839 by Richard A. Hunt and Jesse F. Randel in the first travel guide to … See more Map of Texas

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1844: Map of Texas and Countries Adjacent

Cartography:
William H. Emory

In 1844, James K. Polk was elected to the office of the Presidency on the platform of “Manifest Destiny,” which … See more Map of Texas and Countries Adjacent

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1845: Karte von Texas

Cartography:
Carl von Solms Braunfels

This map of the Republic of Texas shows the land grants held by the “Adelsverein,” also known as the Society … See more Karte von Texas

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1846: Map of the State of Texas, No. 13

Cartography:
Samuel Augustus Mitchell

On 29 December 1845, the U.S. Congress admitted Texas as the 28th state of the United States, and this 1846 … See more Map of the State of Texas, No. 13

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1851: Karte des Staates Texas

Cartography:
Verein zum Schutzer Deustcher

Map published by the German Emigrant’s Association (Verein) in a guidebook to prospective emigrants planning on relocating to Texas.  The primary … See more Karte des Staates Texas

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1853: Texas

Cartography:
Joseph Hutchins Colton

This is the first pocket map of Texas following the Compromise of 1850. Designed to be folded up into its … See more Texas