Maps of the South

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=== Southern Region  ===
 
=== Southern Region  ===
  
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*[http://http://docsouth.unc.edu/ Documenting the American South, University of North Carolina]
 
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*[http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/arkansas.html?p=print Arkansas Maps-Perry Castanada&nbsp;Library]  
 
*[http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/arkansas.html?p=print Arkansas Maps-Perry Castanada&nbsp;Library]  
 
*[http://usgwarchives.org/maps/arkansas/ Arkansas State Archives-Maps]  
 
*[http://usgwarchives.org/maps/arkansas/ Arkansas State Archives-Maps]  
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*Baker, Russell P., ''Arkansas Township Atlas, 1819-1930,''
 
*Baker, Russell P., ''Arkansas Township Atlas, 1819-1930,''
  
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*[http://www.olemiss.edu/ University of Mississippi-maps from 1900]  
 
*[http://www.olemiss.edu/ University of Mississippi-maps from 1900]  
 
*[http://www.mdah.state.ms.us/ Mississippi Department of Archives]
 
*[http://www.mdah.state.ms.us/ Mississippi Department of Archives]
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[[United States Maps]] | [[Rural Records of the Southern United States]]  
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Revision as of 17:09, 7 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.)


Arkansas

Florida

Georgia


Kentucky


Louisiana

Mississippi

Missouri

North Carolina

South Carolina

Tennessee

Texas

Virginia

West Virginia








See also

United States Maps | Rural Records of the Southern United States