Lower Rio Grande Valley Maps


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Shows 1849 trail of Oblate missionary priests from Brownsville to Laredo, Texas. Includes brief description of the Oblates of Mary Immaculate and their 'Cavalry for Christ' travels.

Sections of this map can be found inside the cover of the "Gift of the Rio" book. An accompanying article can also be found inside titled "The Oblate Trail".

Map is available to view in person at University Library Special Collections & Archives in Edinburg.

Physical Description

.JPG, 1 Page, BW, 58 x 27 cm.


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Oblates of Mary Immaculate, Missions, Ranches, Maps, Hand drawn map, Texas--Lower Rio Grande Valley

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