This is a beautifully detailed, laser engraved and precision cut topographical Map of Galveston in Galveston County, Texas with interesting detail carved into it.
Interesting factoids: Named after Bernardo de Gálvez y Madrid, Count of Gálvez,Incorporated in 1839
1528: Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca’s shipwreck makes the Spanish explorer the first European to encounter Galveston Island and its native Karankawa Indians.
1910-1957: Illegal gambling enjoys a short but very lively history on the island.
(Not all of this information made it onto the map, we just love to read up on the lakes we design)