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Texas Soil Surveys

Descriptive Information

Project and Contents Description
The Texas Soil Surveys demonstrate early scientific thought regarding soil classification and use. Each survey consists of a soil map and separate book. The maps show many cultural features in the landscape such as businesses, churches, schools, mills, gins, and ferries. The collection embraces all Texas county and reconnaissance soil surveys completed prior to 1950.
Geographic Coverage
Texas
Any non-U.S. Government Pubs
Yes
Other Government Publications
  • State
Publications Source
  • Library's non-depository collection

Administrative Information

Project Contact Name
Starr Hoffman
Institution Name
University of North Texas Libraries
Institution Type
Library
Address
Post Office Box 305190, 76203-5190, USA
E-mail
Telephone
940-565-4150
Secondary Contact Name
Suzanne Sears
Secondary Contact Email
Secondary Contact Phone
940-565-2868
Project Federally Funded:
N/A
Project Status
Complete
Digitization Conducted In-house
Yes
Searching for Project Partners
No
Visited
1235

Technical Information

Meets Criteria for Preservation
Yes
File Formats
TIFF
Metadata Scheme in Use
Dublin Core
Metadata Encoded As
XML
Institution Has a Digitization Policy
Yes
Restrictions on Access
No

Other Information