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Crossroads of Empire: Early Printed Maps of the American Southwest

June 13, 2016July 22, 2016

Based on an exhibition organized by the Amon Carter Museum and The University of Texas at Arlington Library, this Humanities Texas traveling exhibition spans the mapmaking enterprise, beginning with the earliest known map to show the Texas edge of the Gulf (1512) and ending with an 1873 map of Texas showing the right of way granted to railroads.

Funded project of Humanities Texas. Humanities Texas is a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. 

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Contact: Rice County Historical Society Phone: (620) 257-3941
Coronado Quivira Museum
105 West Lyons
Lyons, KS 67554
United States
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