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Need help finding Maryland map sources
As part of the Maryland barn raising, I (Michael Ritchey or Ritcheymt) would LOVE your help finding Websites and other sources of Maryland maps. Below I'm going to develop a bibliography of such sources that we can then draw from to overhaul the Maryland maps page. If you want, you can add just a really informal reference to a site or source you know of, and we can flesh out the citation later.
Bibliography of Maryland maps Websites
|Website||Maryland (MD) Map Resources|| Rating|
(10 is highest)
|David Rumsey Map Collection search: Maryland||Over 300 MD maps. Basically, other collections for MD maps should be compared to this one to see if it already encompasses everything its competitors have.||10|
|University of Alabama maps: Maryland||Roughly 108 MD maps organized by publication date.||8|
|Maryland GenWeb||Maps page has 14 Links to MD map sites.||4|
|Maryland genealogical society site|
|Maryland historical society site|
|Maryland State Archives site|
|University of Maryland libraries site|
|Google search: maryland maps and maryland historical maps (to find Md maps Websites)|
|Cyndi's List: Maryland (to find Md maps Websites)|
|1895 U.S. Atlas, Maryland Page|| Includes index to towns and cities. This is not on the David Rumsey site as of October 2008, but it is on the University of Alabama site.
|1904 Maryland Gazetteer|
|MD Home Town Locator|
Bibliography of other Maryland maps sources
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