In preparing this site, we have extensively relied on information archived at the United States Library of Congress. Titles and Descriptions have been derived from information printed on the maps, resources at the Library of Congress, and the following bibliographies and publications. Resources utilized in creating this archive include:
Library of Congress Geography and Maps Division WEB site
LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789
Handbook of Latin American Studies.
Koeman, C. Atlantes Neerlandici. Bibliography of terrestrial, maritime and celestial atlases.
LC Antarctic maps
LC U.S. railroad maps
LC Ward maps
LeGear. Atlases of the United States
Phillips, Philip Lee. the Lowery collection.
LC Land ownership maps
Phillips, Philip Lee. A list of geographical atlases in the
Library of Congress.
Phillips. Maps of America
LC Marketing maps
Stephenson. Cartography of northern Virginia
Wheat, C.I. Mapping the transmississippi West
Wheat, C.I. Maps of the Calif. gold region
Wagner, H.R. Cartog. of the NW coast