Crossroads of Empire: Early Printed Maps of the American Southwest

May 30, 2017June 27, 2017

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.

For more information regarding this event:

Contact: Spellman Museum of Forney History Phone: (972) 552-2400
Spellman Museum of Forney History Forney
200 S Bois D Arc Street
Forney, TX 75126
United States
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