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Palacios quadrangle, Texas--Matagorda Co

United States Geological Survey

Palacios quadrangle, Texas--Matagorda Co

7.5 minute series (topographic)

by United States Geological Survey

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Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10944468M
ISBN 100607001631
ISBN 109780607001631
OCLC/WorldCa32847611

Ammenities include slate kitchen counter tops, microwave, central heat and air, stereo system with both indoor and outdoor speakers, satellite TV, washer Texas--Matagorda Co book dryer and much more. Click here to go to their new web site and see the many features this rental property has to offer which include full kitchen, den, with three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Steamers and sailing vessels approached within six miles of the town on Matagorda Bay; other county transportation was also largely by water. The county's topography also changed during this period.

Bay City is the county seat and largest city. Company was Texas--Matagorda Co book at Fort Matagorda, and in twenty-two soldiers died crossing the bay to skirmish with Union gunboats offshore. In only 7, acres in the county were planted in rice and only 24, acres were planted in cotton, a drop of almost 50 percent since It is connected to both cities by State Highway Almost half of the county's residents live in Bay City population, 17,the county seat and a center of petrochemical production in the area.

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Palacios quadrangle, Texas--Matagorda Co by United States Geological Survey Download PDF Ebook

There Palacios quadrangle much alluvial bottom-land in this county, which is nearly all well adapted to the culture of cotton, sugar-cane, rice, and Indian corn, besides many other productions of minor importance —sugar and cotton being, at Texas--Matagorda Co book, the staples for exportation.

About 3, acres in the county were planted in cotton inand 4, acres were devoted to the fiber by We should rather have anticipated an appeal to Lynch Texas--Matagorda Co book, than the mild course which has been adopted.

Nevertheless the area's population grew during this period, rising to 21, byto 25, byto 27, byand to 37, by Much of this growth can be attributed to the area's petroleum resources and to new industries, which began to move Texas--Matagorda Co book the area in the s.

A significant increase in the Hispanic population had also occurred by ; that year 1, Palacios quadrangle of Mexican descent were reported in the county. Meanwhile the Cane Belt Railroad had entered the county from Eagle Lake inpassing through Bay City and stimulating the growth of Wadsworth as it moved south to its terminus at Matagorda on the coast.

The Texas--Matagorda Co book of Matagorda County supported the Democratic candidates in virtually every presidential election between and ; the only exception occurred inwhen Republican Herbert Hoover carried the county. In Confederate soldiers stationed at Matagorda drove Texas--Matagorda Co book off Palacios quadrangle peninsula, a popular winter pasture, to keep them from being captured by Union troops.

While cash crops, especially cotton, had helped to provide this prosperity, cattle remained an important part of the economy in The railroad later became part of the Southern Pacific. Forever free We created Maphill to make the web a more beautiful place. A total of businesses operated in the county inand 12 percent of the labor force was employed in manufacturing.

Call or or Thanks to automating the complex process of turning data into map graphics, we are able to create maps in higher quality, faster and cheaper than was possible before. Though a majority of the county's voters supported Republican William McKinley inthe number of Republican ballots in the county dropped off dramatically in elections held over the next twenty years.

Carr, was anchored at Matagorda, along with the Lizzie Lake, a stern wheeler, and a transport called the Luck Guinn. The peninsula protects Matagorda Bay and is cut in half by the Colorado River channel twenty-four miles from the pass. The county's first newspaper, the Tribune, appeared in The fishing industry and fine recreational facilities for hunting also helped to diversify the economy.

The gulf coast floodplain has several conditions conducive to a variety of ecosystems and recreational activities evident by the highest count of migrating birds in the United States.

That year there were 3, people living in the county, including 2, blacks; post offices had been established at Culver, Elliott, Hardeman, Matagorda, Plader, and Tres Placios. We want to redefine the experience of discovering the world through the maps.

Though cotton cultivation rebounded in the county during the s, rice acreage continued to expand. Citation The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association. Its post office closed inand around that time Sydney Johnson Hill bought most of the land in the area and eventually moved into the store.

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Description. Topographic quadrangle map of a portion of Ebook, showing Turkey Island, Intracoastal Waterway, Live Oak Bay, East Matagorda Bay, Brown Cedar Cut, Matagorda Peninsula, and the Gulf of Mexico, with relief shown by contours (interval 5 feet) and spot heights.

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