California Maps

From FamilySearch Wiki

(Difference between revisions)
(added nav box)
(<A script created by the FamilySearch Wiki Engineering Team modified a link on this page so it will not break when the Family History Library Catalog changes in late December.>)
Line 1: Line 1:
 
[[California|California]] {{Adoption_CA_State_Genealogical_Alliance}}  
 
[[California|California]] {{Adoption_CA_State_Genealogical_Alliance}}  
  
A helpful statewide atlas for [[California|California]] is Warren A. Beck, ''Historical Atlas of California'' (Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1974. (Family History Library&nbsp;[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=92101&disp=Historical+atlas+of+California++ book 979.4 E3b; fiche 6054102]).  
+
A helpful statewide atlas for [[California|California]] is Warren A. Beck, ''Historical Atlas of California'' (Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1974. (Family History Library&nbsp;{{FHL|92101|title-id|disp=book 979.4 E3b; fiche 6054102}}).  
  
City ward maps of San Francisco for the years 1853, 1856, 1867, 1877, and 1894 are on Family History Library film [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=filmhitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&filmno=1377700 1377700]; fiche [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=373717&disp=Ward+maps+of+United+States+cities%20%20&columns=*,0,0 6016767-71]. These are useful with census reports.  
+
City ward maps of San Francisco for the years 1853, 1856, 1867, 1877, and 1894 are on Family History Library film {{FHL|1377700|film|disp=1377700}}; fiche {{FHL|373717|title-id|disp=6016767-71}}. These are useful with census reports.  
  
 
The Family History Library has a selection of maps of the gold regions and mining districts, ghost towns, railways, and topographic features. Large map collections from pioneer times to the present are also at each of the [http://www.universityofcalifornia.edu/ University of California]&nbsp;campuses (including Berkeley, Davis, Los Angeles, Riverside, San Diego, Santa Barbara, and Santa Cruz) and the fourteen campuses of California State College.  
 
The Family History Library has a selection of maps of the gold regions and mining districts, ghost towns, railways, and topographic features. Large map collections from pioneer times to the present are also at each of the [http://www.universityofcalifornia.edu/ University of California]&nbsp;campuses (including Berkeley, Davis, Los Angeles, Riverside, San Diego, Santa Barbara, and Santa Cruz) and the fourteen campuses of California State College.  

Revision as of 06:40, 7 January 2011

California
Adopt-a-wiki page
CA State Genealogical Alliance.jpg This page adopted by:
The California State Genealogical Alliance and its members
who welcome you to contribute.
Adopt a page today

A helpful statewide atlas for California is Warren A. Beck, Historical Atlas of California (Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1974. (Family History Library book 979.4 E3b; fiche 6054102).

City ward maps of San Francisco for the years 1853, 1856, 1867, 1877, and 1894 are on Family History Library film 1377700; fiche 6016767-71. These are useful with census reports.

The Family History Library has a selection of maps of the gold regions and mining districts, ghost towns, railways, and topographic features. Large map collections from pioneer times to the present are also at each of the University of California campuses (including Berkeley, Davis, Los Angeles, Riverside, San Diego, Santa Barbara, and Santa Cruz) and the fourteen campuses of California State College.

United States Census Bureau State and County Map.  This map will allow you to zoom in on any state or county in the United States and read the names of all of the neighboring counties.

Web Sites

http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/california.html

http://www.csun.edu/~maplibr/Resources/MpRe.html

http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/EART/MapCollections.html

http://infodome.sdsu.edu/research/guides/maps/camaps.shtml

http://www.davidrumsey.com/

Printable maps are also available from the National Atlas of the United States -- http://nationalatlas.gov/printable.html