This old map of Waco, Texas was first published in 1873 by Herman Brosius. Brosius created detailed drawings of more than 57 cities and towns across America during his career, including this hand drawn map of Waco, Texas from 1873.

The map shows a bird’s eye view of Waco, TX as it looked at the end of the 19th century. Notable landmarks on the map include¬†Waco University, Waco Female College, Waco City Mills, City Ice Works, Waco Nursey, Brazos River, a planing mill, railroad station, and six different churches.

Click here to see Waco, Texas in 1873.

Reproductions of the restored map are available here.

This old map of Waco, TX has been lovingly restored by the team at KNOWOL. Reproductions of the restored map are available on museum quality, archival paper to ensure that this piece of Waco history can be passed on to the next generation. Click here to get a copy of the map.