Connecticut Maps

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The following websites have historic [[Connecticut|Connecticut]] maps:  
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The following websites have historic [[Portal:Connecticut|Connecticut]] maps:  
  
 
http://historical.maptech.com/  
 
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http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/connecticut.html  
 
http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/connecticut.html  
  
http://magic.lib.uconn.edu/cgi-bin/MAGIC_HistList.pl<br>
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http://magic.lib.uconn.edu/cgi-bin/MAGIC_HistList.pl<br>  
  
 
The Connecticut State Library, Connecticut Historical Society, Yale University, and Wesleyan University have major map collections.  
 
The Connecticut State Library, Connecticut Historical Society, Yale University, and Wesleyan University have major map collections.  
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[http://ftp2.census.gov/geo/maps/general_ref/us_base/stco2003/stco2003.pdf United States Census Bureau State and County Map]. &nbsp;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.
  
 
The Family History Library has Connecticut maps for 1790, 1810, 1823, 1838, 1850, 1862, 1878, 1884 and 1917. The library also has Hartford and New Haven city ward maps dating from 1850 to 1899 (Family History Library 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 1377700]; Hartford —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 6016650-54], New Haven —[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=373717&disp=Ward+maps+of+United+States+cities++ 6016688-94]).  
 
The Family History Library has Connecticut maps for 1790, 1810, 1823, 1838, 1850, 1862, 1878, 1884 and 1917. The library also has Hartford and New Haven city ward maps dating from 1850 to 1899 (Family History Library 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 1377700]; Hartford —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 6016650-54], New Haven —[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=373717&disp=Ward+maps+of+United+States+cities++ 6016688-94]).  

Revision as of 22:11, 26 October 2008

The following websites have historic Connecticut maps:

http://historical.maptech.com/

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

http://magic.lib.uconn.edu/cgi-bin/MAGIC_HistList.pl

The Connecticut State Library, Connecticut Historical Society, Yale University, and Wesleyan University have major map collections.

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.

The Family History Library has Connecticut maps for 1790, 1810, 1823, 1838, 1850, 1862, 1878, 1884 and 1917. The library also has Hartford and New Haven city ward maps dating from 1850 to 1899 (Family History Library fiche 1377700; Hartford —fiche 6016650-54, New Haven —6016688-94).

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