Rare Book & Manuscript Library
 

Historical Maps Collection, 1500-1900

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#2052
Bib ID 15559821 View CLIO record
Creator(s)
Title Historical Maps Collection, 1500-1900
Physical Description 1400 items (40 mapcase drawers)
Language(s) English , French , German .
Access You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

This collection is located on-site.

Arrangement

Description

Summary

Collection of historical maps transferred from Geology department. Purchases and relevant maps from other special collections were added over time. Maps are arranged geographically.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

This collection is located on-site.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. Contact rbml@columbia.edu for more information.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Maps (documents) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Road maps Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID