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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United States Newspapers|U.S. Maps]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Idaho|Idaho]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Idaho_Maps|Idaho Maps]]''
  
The best map collections for Idaho are at libraries of [http://library.boisestate.edu/Maps/ Boise State University] and [http://www.isu.edu/library/documents/maps.htm Idaho State University]. The Family History Library in Salt Lake City has a small collection of maps for the territories of Oregon and Idaho.
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The following publications include maps that can aid your research:
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=== Collections  ===
  
Preston, Ralph N. ''Maps of Early Idaho.''(Corvallis, Oregon: Western Guide Publishers, 1972. Family History Library book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=200596&disp=Maps+of+early+Idaho%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Q 979.6 E3p]). Lists early towns, gold mines, and old military roads.  
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The best map collections for Idaho are at libraries of [http://library.boisestate.edu/Maps/ Boise State University] and [http://www.isu.edu/library/documents/ Idaho State University] and at the http://history.idaho.gov/maps Idaho State Archives]. The Family History Library in Salt Lake City has a small collection of maps for the territories of Oregon and Idaho.  
  
''An Atlas of Idaho Territory, 1863-1890.'' ([Boise, Idaho]: Idaho Historical Society, 1978. Family History Library book Folio 979.6 E7a.)
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=== Publications  ===
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*Preston, Ralph N. ''Maps of Early Idaho.''(Corvallis, Oregon: Western Guide Publishers, 1972.) {{WorldCat|402807|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|200596|item|disp=FHL book Q 979.6 E3p}} Lists early towns, gold mines, and old military roads.
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*Idaho State Historical Society with annotation by Merle W. Wells, ''An Atlas of Idaho Territory, 1863-1890.'' (Boise, Idaho: Idaho Historical Society, 1978.) {{WorldCat|8236293|disp=At various libraries}}; {{FHL|218596|item|disp=FHL book 979.6 E7a}}
  
 
=== Web Sites  ===
 
=== Web Sites  ===
  
http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/idaho.html  
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*The [http://www.davidrumsey.com/directory/where/Idaho/ David Rumsey Map Collection] contains more than 35 historic Idaho maps.
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*The [http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/idaho.html Perry-Castenada Map Collection] at the University of Texas at Austin has many maps of Idaho
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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.
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*Printable maps are also available from the [http://nationalatlas.gov/printable.html National Atlas of the United States]
  
Printable maps are also available from the National Atlas of the United States -- http://nationalatlas.gov/printable.html
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Latest revision as of 19:42, 5 July 2012

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Collections

The best map collections for Idaho are at libraries of Boise State University and Idaho State University and at the http://history.idaho.gov/maps Idaho State Archives]. The Family History Library in Salt Lake City has a small collection of maps for the territories of Oregon and Idaho.

Publications

  • Idaho State Historical Society with annotation by Merle W. Wells, An Atlas of Idaho Territory, 1863-1890. (Boise, Idaho: Idaho Historical Society, 1978.) At various libraries; FHL book 979.6 E7a

Web Sites


 

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