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Maps: United States

A guide to library research tools for maps, mapping and Geographic Information Systems.

Digital Sanborn Maps

Sanborn Maps for the United States in Rotch Library

In addition to the collection of Sanborn Fire Insurance maps for Massachusetts, Rotch Library also has maps for a limited number of other US states, in print and on microfilm.

On microfilm:

(located in file cabinets at the rear of Level 1 in Rotch Library)

State Year Call Number
Georgia 1983 MFILM G1311.G475.S3 1983
Maryland 1983 MFILM G1271.G475.S3 1983
Michigan 1983 MFILM G1411.G475.S3 1983
Ohio 1983 MFILM G1396.G475.S3 1983
Pennsylvania 1984 MFILM G1261.G475.S3 1984

In print:

Location Year Call Number
Chicago 1906-1920 ATLAS G1409.C6.S26 1906
Miami 1921- ATLAS G1319.M5.S35 1921
New Orleans 1994 ATLAS G1364.N5.S26 1994
New York City - Manhattan 1920-c1992 ATLAS G1254.N42.S198 1920
New York City - Manhattan 1970 ATLAS G1254.N42.B8 1970 (G.W. Bromley)
*Limited Access Collection
Savannah c1965 ATLAS G1314.S28.S26 1955