Map no. 2 : showing a continuation of details of Fort Smith and Santa Fe route from Old Fort Holmes to Mounds near 100 1/2 degree of longitude

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Scale 1:633,600. 1 inch = 10 miles
1 map : photocopy ; 27 x 49 cm, on sheet 34 x 52 cm
Relief shown by hachures
Shows natural resources along overland route taken by emigrants and military escort following the Canadian River from "Old Fort Holmes" to "Natural Mounds."
Includes Table of Distances from Fort Smith [Arkansas], notes on vegetation and water.
In upper right corner of map: "Senate Executive Doc. No. 12, 1st Session, 31. Congress."
North oriented toward upper left corner of map with note: "Variation 10 1/4 East."
Shows emigrants' trail including camps, water, wood sources, geographic features, and table of distances from Fort Smith.
Southwest Collection copy: former call number MAP 4 1849.

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The images in this collection are for study purposes, teaching, classroom projection and research only. Permission to publish these digital files in any form must be obtained from the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, 806-742-9070 or email reference.swco@ttu.edu.

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