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Map Records
Filename Size Date Submitter
Map of Louisiana Parishes in 1840+42
(shows what parishes created DeSoto Parish, which is the area in gray) Source: Historical Records Survey WPA
40 K Sept 1999 Trudy Marlow
Map of Louisiana Parishes in 1843
Source: Historical Records Survey WPA
27 K Sept 1999 Trudy Marlow
River Sabine from its mouth on the Gulf of Mexico in the Sea to Logan's Ferry
(Showing the Boundary between the United States and the Republic of Texas between said points, as marked and laid down by Survey in 1840 under the direction of the Commissioners appointed for that purpose under the 1st Article of the Convention signed at Washington April 25th, 1838. Surveyed in 1840 by - on the part of the United States: J.D. Graham, Major U.S. Corps of Top Eng., Thomas J. Lee, 1st Lieut. U.S. Top Eng., George C. Meade, C.E. and Ass. - on the part of Texas: P.J. Pillans, Engineer, D.C. Wilber, Surveyor, A.B. Gray, Asst. Engineer. Drawn by Lieut. T.J. Lee, U.S. Topographical Engineers) Source: The International Boundary Park Edited and Compiled from various sources by Cdr. Hobart Key, Jr. USNR; Printed by Bradley Printing Company for the Texas State Historical Foundation; Published By Port Caddo Press; 510 N. Bolivar St. Marshall, Texas 75670
34 K Sept 1999 Marylee Knight
The International Boundary Park - A historic site near Logansport, LA
Also see Photo Gallery
34 K Sept 1999 Marylee Knight
The 32nd Parallel and the North-South Line
Source: The International Boundary Park Edited and Compiled from various sources by Cdr. Hobart Key, Jr. USNR; Printed by Bradley Printing Company for the Texas State Historical Foundation; Published By Port Caddo Press; 510 N. Bolivar St. Marshall, Texas 75670 ~~ For more information
17 K Sept 1999 Marylee Knight
The International Boundary Park - A historic site near Logansport, LA
Also see Photo Gallery
17 K Sept 1999 Marylee Knight
Map of the River Sabine from Logan's Ferry to 32nd Degree of North Latitude
(Showing the Boundary between the United States and the Republic of Texas between said points, as marked and laid down by Survey in 1840 under the direction of the Commissioners appointed for that purpose under the 1st Article of the Convention signed at Washington April 25th, 1838.) Source: The International Boundary Park Edited and Compiled from various sources by Cdr. Hobart Key, Jr. USNR; Printed by Bradley Printing Company for the Texas State Historical Foundation; Published By Port Caddo Press; 510 N. Bolivar St. Marshall, Texas 75670
52 K Sept 1999 Marylee Knight
The International Boundary Park - A historic site near Logansport, LA
Also see Photo Gallery
52 K Sept 1999 Marylee Knight


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We are looking for any historical documents, articles, photos, etc. Everyone is urged to donate transcriptions of DeSoto Parish bible records, cemeteries, court records, old newspaper articles, biographies of residents, old letters, census data, obituaries, family histories, parish histories, military records, old photographs, etc.

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