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[detail] Edward Linn, Plan of the City of Calhoun, ca. 1839, Map #2175, Map Collection, Archives and Records Program, Texas General Land Office, Austin, TX.

Port of No Call — the Failed Town of Calhoun, TX

Close-up of the cartouche showing the deconstructed águila y nopal.
Inset detailing Matagorda and La Baca (Lavaca) Bays.
1839 detail of Matagorda Bay showing Matagorda, Calhoun, and Passo Cavallo. [13]
1843 detail of Matagorda Bay showing both Calhoun, on Matagorda Island and Port Cavallo, on Matagorda Peninsula, which replaced Calhoun. [14]

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