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Texas 1841, Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division

Texas

Statehood: 29 Dec 1845
28th state of the United States

Bordering states:
North: Oklahoma
East: Louisiana, Arkansas (NE)
West: New Mexico

Capital: Austin

Largest city: Houston

Map: Texas 1841
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Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division

Counties: Texas has 254 counties

Resources

Institutions, Societies, and Government Websites

Maps

Texas Maps, Library of Congress

Texas Landowner Maps, Library of Congress

Interactive Map of Texas County Formation History, Maps of U.S.

Historical Maps Works: Texas

Manuscripts

Texas Manuscripts, Archive Grid

Additional websites

Historical Markers and War Memorials in Texas

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