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Historic Map Works

Alternate Title:
Map Works

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Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus) Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus)
Vendor:
ProQuest
Producer:
ProQuest
Coverage:
1776-
Frequency of Updates:
Monthly


The collection consists of U.S. Collection, World Collection and Special Collection. In the U.S. Collection, there are over 100,000 cadastral (those showing land and property owners) maps detailing the geographic and development history of the United States over several hundred years. In addition there over 1,000 city directories related to the cadastral maps. The World Collection is a collection of maps covering the world through time. The Special Collection is an eclectic mix of maps, including decorative plates, portraits, and lithographs, as well as nautical and topographical maps.

Number of Users:
unlimited
Interlibrary Loan:
Print-only copy permitted
Resource Advocate:
Malcomb, J.
SFX Source:
No
Federated Search:
No

IUB Library Subjects:
  • Government Information: U.S. Federal Documents
  • Geological Sciences
  • Geography
  • History

Library of Congress Subjects:

World maps, Physical -- Databases.
Digital mapping -- Databases.
United States -- Historical geography -- Maps -- Databases.