This historic map of El Paso, Texas was created in 1885 by Augustus Koch, a prominent 19th century map maker. The map shows a bird’s eye view of the area as it used to be, including street names and old landmarks.
Landmarks on the map include Meza Garden, Grand Central Hotel, U.S. Custom House, Toennige’s Garden, S.W. Ice Company’s Factory, Reservoir of the El Paso Water Works, the Rio Grande, US. Bonded Ware House, Customer House, and more.
This historic map of El Paso has been restored by KNOWOL. Reproductions of the restored map are available here.
This vintage map of El Paso 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.