This historic map of Waco, Texas was created in 1873 by Herman Brosius, a prominent 19th century map maker. The map shows a bird’s eye view of the city as it used to look, including street names and old landmarks.

Landmarks on the map include Waco Court House, Waco University, Waco Female College, Waco City mills, Foundry & Machine Shop, City Ice Works, Planing Mill, Waco Nursery, Brazos River, Kellum Rotan & Company, a variety of churches, and more.

This historic map of Waco has been restored by KNOWOL. Reproductions of the restored map are available here.

Historic Old Map of Waco, Texas from 1873

This vintage map of Waco makes an attractive addition to your office, library, or den, and can even be used to teach children the geography and history of the area. When you’re done exploring, click here to get your copy of the restored map.