The Harvard Map Collection is one of the oldest and largest collections of cartographic materials in the United States with over 500,000 items. Resources range from 16th century globes to modern maps and geographic information systems (GIS) layers. A selection of our materials has been digitally imaged and is offered both as true picture images and georeferenced copies. This Virtual Collection includes those maps and atlases that are available through the Harvard Image Delivery Service. Those maps that have been georeferenced are available through the Harvard Geospatial Library. Therefore, many of the maps listed will have two records, one for the image that is true to the original and the other a georeferenced image. Only a small portion of the Map Collection has been cataloged and included in Hollis and an even smaller selection are included in this virtual collection as digital images.
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Atlas of the Historical Geography of the United StatesA spectacular historical atlas refashioned for the 21st century Here you will find one of the greatest historical atlases: Charles O. Paullin and John K. Wright's Atlas of the Historical Geography of the United States, first published in 1932. hide introductory video next Old Atlas, New Functionality Georectified Maps Most maps in the atlas have been georectified, warped so that they can be placed consistently on top of a digital map. Navigating the Atlas For most maps in the atlas click on georectified ⇆ plate to toggle back and forth between views of the georectified maps and how they look in the printed atlas. There are lots of maps in the Atlas.
Europe Historical MapsHistorical Maps of Europe Le Alpi [The Alps] (1,917K) From Atlante Mondiale Hoepli di Geografia Moderna Fisica e Politica. Giovanni Roncagli, 1899. Austria and Hungary 1911 (425K) "Distribution of Races in Austria-Hungary" From The Historical Atlas by William R. Balkans Historical MapsBaltic Lands Circa 1000 A.D. - 1809 A.D From the Atlas to Freeman's Historical Geography, Edited by J.B. Belgium and Franco-German Frontier, 1918 (1342K) From Putnam's Handy Volume Atlas of the World. Belgium (1176K) Berlin (East), Germany 1986 (74K) U.S. Berlin (West), Germany, Transportation Systems 1978 (387K) U.S. Britannia [Ancient British Islands] (663K) From A Classical Atlas of Ancient Geography by Alexander G. Britain About 410 From The Historical Atlas by William R. Britain about 600 - Settlements of Angles, Saxons and Jutes (323K) The British Dominions Year Book 1918 British Isles 802 (274K) British Isles 1300 (363K) British Isles Ecclesiastical Map (645K) The British Isles, 1603-1688 (481K) Denmark (791K)
Coast Survey's Historical Map & Chart CollectionAbout this Collection - Civil War Maps | Collections | Library of CongressBrings together materials from three premier collections: the Library of Congress Geography and Map Division, the Virginia Historical Society, and the Library of Virginia. Among the reconnaissance, sketch, and theater-of-war maps are the detailed battle maps made by Major Jedediah Hotchkiss for Generals Lee and Jackson, General Sherman's Southern military campaigns, and maps taken from diaries, scrapbooks, and manuscripts all available for the first time in one place. Most of the items presented here are documented in Civil War Maps: An Annotated List of Maps and Atlases in the Library of Congress, compiled by Richard W. Stephenson in 1989. New selections from 2,240 maps and 76 atlases held by the Library will be added monthly. Civil War Maps contains items from the Library of Congress Geography and Map Division, the Library of Virginia, and the Virginia Historical Society. The maps, charts, and atlases depict battles, troop positions and movements, engagements, and fortifications.
Map Collections Home PageThe Library of Congress Search by Keyword | Browse by Geographic Location Index | Subject Index | Creator Index | Title Index The Geography and Map Division of the Library of Congress holds more than 4.5 million items, of which Map Collections represents only a small fraction, those that have been converted to digital form. The focus of Map Collections is Americana and Cartographic Treasures of the Library of Congress. Map Collections is organized according to seven major categories. Searching Map Collections The mission of the Library of Congress is to make its resources available and useful to Congress and the American people and to sustain and preserve a universal collection of knowledge and creativity for future generations. The Library of Congress presents these documents as part of the record of the past. Special Presentations: Places in History Places in the News Meeting of Frontiers: Collections from the Library of Congress: Maps
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection | The CollectionChronicling AmericaCartomundiLa participation à l'annuaire de CartoMundi est ouverte à tous les établissements qui conservent, commercialisent ou produisent des documents cartographiques. Ses données sont publiques, elles sont accessibles en ligne à travers le portail des cartothèques. Cette participation est gratuite, les partenaires peuvent se retirer de l'annuaire à n’importe quel moment. Pour devenir partenaire, la procédure est la suivante : 1. Demander la création d’un compte * Cocher les cases « Accepter ces conditions » et « Demande d’inscription », en bas de cet écran. * Remplir le formulaire « Demande de partenariat » puis l’envoyer en cliquant le bouton « Soumettre » Cette étape prend seulement quelques minutes. 2. 3. Au plaisir de vous compter bientôt parmi les membres de CartoMundi.
OpenStreetMapDMMapp - Digitized Medieval Manuscripts AppWhat is the DMMapp? The DMMapp is an open source app that links to digital repositories containing digitized western medieval manuscripts from all over the world. Finding digitized repositories can be difficult, and we want to create a central hub that can help medievalists, codicologists, and enthusiasts to find the medieval manuscripts they are searching for. Who made the DMMapp? The DMMapp is a project by Giulio Menna, MA, and Marjolein de Vos, MA. I love the DMMapp! Contribute to the DMMapp If you are aware of a library that is not on our DMMapp, you can use the "Add a Missing Library" form to let us know. I would like to base a project on the DMMapp! Absolutely! Where can I contact you? There is a nice and tidy contact form for that.
Antique Maps, Old maps, Vintage Maps, Antique Atlases, Old Atlases - StumbleUponMETRO MAP CREATORIf you have the code for a map please paste it into the box below, then click "LOAD"LOAD CODE Alternatively you can chose a sample route.DefaultPoo Land Here is the code for your map. Copy this code to a text file on your computer if you want to carry on with your map at a latter date. SAVE AS IMAGE (low res)Quickly save the map at a low resolutionQUICK SAVEWhen the image appears, right click it and chose save SAVE AS IMAGE (high res)To save at a high resolution follow these steps...Firstly before doing anything else, copy the code above into the clipboard.Once you have done this THEN click here