Large detailed map of Texas and Indian Territory, colored by counties, from the first edition of Gray's National Atlas.
Inset views include a town plan of Austin, Entrance to Matagorda Bay, Entrance to Galveston Bay, Galveston Town Plan and two inset maps of Texas.
Excellent detail throughout, including towns, railroads, forts, camps, mountains, rivers and a host of other details. In Indian Territory, the lands remain divided by Tribal Reservations.
O. W. Gray was a publishing firm based in Philadelphia. Later, they published as O. W. Gray & Son. They published atlases in the late nineteenth century. Gray's National Atlas was one of the most successful commercial ventures of the 1870s and one of the last to employ hand coloring on maps.