Maps of the South

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*[http://www.davidrumsey.com David Rumsey Historical Map Collection]
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*[http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/gmdhome.html Library of Congress Map Collection]
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*[http://www.library.yale.edu/MapColl/online.html Yale Univ Map Collection]
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*[http://chartmaker.ncd.noaa.gov/csdl/MAP-COLL.htm NOAA Office of Coast Surveys]
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*[http://http://docsouth.unc.edu/ Documenting the American South, University of North Carolina]
  
*[http://www.davidrumsey.com David Rumsey Historical Map Collection]
 
*[http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/gmdhome.html Library of Congress Map Collection]
 
*[http://www.library.yale.edu/MapColl/online.html Yale Univ Map Collection]
 
*[http://chartmaker.ncd.noaa.gov/csdl/MAP-COLL.htm NOAA Office of Coast Surveys]
 
*[http://http://docsouth.unc.edu/ Documenting the American South, Univ of North Carolina]
 
 
See also [[United States Maps]]
 
See also [[United States Maps]]
  

Revision as of 19:45, 6 May 2010

Maps are essential when doing genealogical research. Maps can help determine:

  • Jurisdictions and boundaries
  • Geographical and physical features
  • Relationships between towns and counties

Use many sources to locate a map closest to the time period your ancestor lived in a certain location.


Here are some references and web sites to assist you in locating maps.


Contents

Southern Region

See also United States Maps

Alabama

  • Alabama Maps
  • Alabama Maps-Perry Castaneda Libary
  • Alabama Burned Counties
  • H.C. Hudgins & Co., Railroad and County Map of Alabama, (Atlanta: H. C.Hudgins, [19--].)
  • Sara Elizabeth Mason, A List of the Nineteenth Century Maps of the State of Alabama, (Birmingham Public Library, 1973.)
  • W. Craig Remington and Thomas Kallsen, ed., Historical Atlas of Alabama, (Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama, 1997.)
  • Peggy Tuck Sinko, comp., Alabama: Atlas of Historical County Boundaries, (New York City: Charles Scribner's Sons., 1996.)


Georgia


Kentucky


Mississippi

North Carolina

South Carolina

Tennessee

Virginia









See also

United States Maps | Rural Records of the Southern United States