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''[[United States]] &nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] &nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Georgia_Maps|Maps]]''  
  
The largest collection of maps for [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] is found at the Georgia Surveyor General office at the Georgia Department of Archives and History. For information about this collection see:
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=== Georgia Archives ===
  
*Blake, Janice Gayle. ''Pre-Nineteenth Century Maps in the Collection of the Georgia Surveyor General Department.'' Atlanta, Georgia: Surveyor General Department, 1976.  
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The largest collection of maps for [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] is found at the Georgia Surveyor General office at the [http://cdm.sos.state.ga.us/ Georgia Department of Archives and History.] For information about this collection see:  
*Johnsen, Margaret A. ''Nineteenth Century Maps in the Collection of the Georgia Surveyor General Department''. Atlanta, Georgia: Surveyor General Department, 1981.
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The Family History Library has a series of modern maps from the Surveyor General office (Family History Library&nbsp;films {{FHL|315601|title-id|disp=465171-2}}), a few colonial maps, and city ward maps for Atlanta in 1888 (Family History Library film {{FHL|373717|title-id|disp=1377700}}). Also see James C. Bonner, ''Atlas for Georgia History'' (Milledgeville, Georgia: Georgia College Duplicating Department, 1969; Family History Library book {{FHL|103704|title-id|disp=975.8 E7b}}).
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*Blake, Janice Gayle, ''Pre-Nineteenth Century Maps in the Collection of the Georgia Surveyor General Department.'' (Atlanta, Georgia: Surveyor General Department, 1976.) {{WorldCat|1968866|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}
  
Maps that show county formation are found in Pat Bryant, ''Georgia Counties: Their Changing Boundaries'', Second Edition, revised by Ingrid Shields (Atlanta, Georgia: State Printing Office, 1983; Family History Library book {{FHL|165603|title-id|disp=975.8 E3b}}).
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*Johnsen, Margaret A, ''Nineteenth Century Maps in the Collection of the Georgia Surveyor General Department''. (Atlanta, Georgia: Surveyor General Department, 1981.) {{WorldCat|8278915|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}
  
[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.
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=== Family History Library ===
  
Modern city, county, and state maps can be purchased from:  
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The Family History Library has a series of modern maps from the Surveyor General office:
  
Georgia Department of Transportation
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*Georgia Surveyor General, ''Surveyor-General's Maps and Maps of Counties of Georgia, Arranged in Alphabetical Order''  {{FHL|315601|item|disp=FHL films 465171-2}}
  
Office of Transportation Data<br>5025 New Peachtree Road<br>Chamblee, Georgia 30341<br>Fax: (770) 986-1448
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*Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division, ''Ward Maps of United States Cities'' {{FHL|373717|item|disp=FHL film 1377700, fiche 6016567}}
  
Internet: http://www.dot.state.ga.us/maps/Pages/default.aspx
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*James C. Bonner, ''Atlas for Georgia History'' (Milledgeville, Georgia: Georgia College Duplicating Department, 1969) {{WorldCat|121844|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|103704|item|disp=FHL book 975.8 E7b}}
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*Pat Bryant, ''Georgia Counties: Their Changing Boundaries'', Second Edition, revised by Ingrid Shields (Atlanta, Georgia: State Printing Office, 1983) {[WorldCat|10497816|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}};  {{FHL|165603|item|disp=975.8 E3b}} Maps that show county formation.  
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
http://www.libs.uga.edu/darchive/hargrett/maps/maps.html  
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*[http://www.libs.uga.edu/darchive/hargrett/maps/maps.html University of Georgia Historical Maps]
  
http://www.libs.uga.edu/maproom/index.html  
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*[http://www.libs.uga.edu/maproom/index.html University of Georgia Libraries Map Library]
  
Printable maps are also available from the National Atlas of the United States -- http://nationalatlas.gov/printable.html  
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*Printable maps are also available from the [http://nationalatlas.gov/printable.html National Atlas of the United States]
  
[[Category:Georgia|Maps]]
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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]. 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.
  
{{Georgia|Georgia}}
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*Modern city, county, and state maps can be purchased from<br>The Georgia Department of Transportation<br>Office of Transportation Data<br>5025 New Peachtree Road<br>Chamblee, Georgia 30341<br>Fax: (770) 986-1448<br>Internet: http://www.dot.state.ga.us/maps/Pages/default.aspx
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[[Category:Georgia|Maps]]

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Georgia Archives

The largest collection of maps for Georgia is found at the Georgia Surveyor General office at the Georgia Department of Archives and History. For information about this collection see:

  • Blake, Janice Gayle, Pre-Nineteenth Century Maps in the Collection of the Georgia Surveyor General Department. (Atlanta, Georgia: Surveyor General Department, 1976.) At various libraries (WorldCat)
  • Johnsen, Margaret A, Nineteenth Century Maps in the Collection of the Georgia Surveyor General Department. (Atlanta, Georgia: Surveyor General Department, 1981.) At various libraries (WorldCat)

Family History Library

The Family History Library has a series of modern maps from the Surveyor General office:

  • Georgia Surveyor General, Surveyor-General's Maps and Maps of Counties of Georgia, Arranged in Alphabetical Order FHL films 465171-2
  • Pat Bryant, Georgia Counties: Their Changing Boundaries, Second Edition, revised by Ingrid Shields (Atlanta, Georgia: State Printing Office, 1983) {[WorldCat|10497816|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; 975.8 E3b Maps that show county formation.

Web Sites

  • Modern city, county, and state maps can be purchased from
    The Georgia Department of Transportation
    Office of Transportation Data
    5025 New Peachtree Road
    Chamblee, Georgia 30341
    Fax: (770) 986-1448
    Internet: http://www.dot.state.ga.us/maps/Pages/default.aspx