In addition to being outstanding Texas home or office decor, this historic Texas map will also make a great Texas gift. The map measures18” x 24” and is printed on high quality gloss paper, suitable for framing. The map is carefully rolled in a clear sleeve, and then placed in a sturdy cardboard tube for shipping. This description is included with the map.
Thousands of Germans immigrated to Texas in the early to middle 1800’s. They wanted to escape their repressive government and saw Texas as a land of opportunity. Many Germans settled in central Texas, especially around Fredericksburg.
This map shows this area in green around Fredericksburg called “Deutsche Colonie des Mainzen Vereins. The Gulf of Mexico is “Meerbusen von Mexico”, the Pacific Ocean is “Grosser oder Stiller Ocean”, and the Caribbean is “Caribisches od Antillen Meer.
This beautiful reproduction shows minor natural age spots and has an antique look. There is an altitude chart on the bottom of the map. The map has Mexico, Californien, Die Republiken von Central America, and surrounding states and territories.
There is a yellow color area around Castroville for the French titles “Franz Colonie”. Many fine details and routes, you can study this map with a magnifying glass for hours!
Pikes Peak, Spanish Peak and Long Peak are marked in very vivid colors.