Date: Tue, 26 Mar 1996 23:51:06 EST From: George Archer Subject: Map Resources on Internet From:lewisj02@edge.net, Jess Lewis: My son, while "surfing", recently came across a new (?) map service, that is really neat, and will be of interest to Genealogy Buffs. It is located at....... http://www.mapquest.com Probably the most obscure of sites with the most active links to map resources is: http://mmm.dartmouth.edu/pages/angus/maproom/links.html For those who want more on maps, here is a section on maps from my NetGuide, Section I.6. - WWW sites: o Maps US Geological Survey home page http://info.er.usgs.gov/ .gif collection and aids http://info.er.usgs.gov/fact-sheets/genealogy/index.html National Mapping Information page http://www-nmd.usgs.gov (Click on "Map Dealers, then state you want. List of USGS map dealers The Map Store http://family.com/School/SchoolMap.HTML Old Maps of Paris gopher://gutentag.cc.columbia.du/11/fun/pictures/art-history Geographic Information Experiment http://jefferson.village.virginia.edu/vshadow/maps.html Xerox PARC Map Viewer http://pubweb.parc.xerox.com/map http://www.parc.xerox.com/map Mapquest - Interactive Map Creator { http://www.mapquest.com Israel Sensitive Map http://shum.cc.huji.ac.il/israel_sens.html Map of Califorinia counties http://white.nosc.mil/gif_images/CA_County.gif" Kentucky Atlas and Gazetteer http://www.uky.edu/KentuckyAtlas/kentucky-gazetteer.html Kentucky Place Names gopher://gopher.uky.edu/1menu%20kgsinfo%21191/gkpn.info University of Minn. John R. Borchert Map Library http://www-map.lib.umn.edu/ OSEDA -- Thematic Maps for Missouri & United States http://www.oseda.missouri.edu/mapslib.html Maps of Montana www.nris.msl.mt.gov/gis/mtmaps.html New England and Upper Connecticut River Valley http://mmm.dartmouth.edu/pages/angus/maproom/ A Major map site with links to maps everywhere on Internet Oregon Maps http://www.cse.ogi.edu/oregon-map.html Texas Maps Page http://www.texas.gov/maps.html U.S. and International ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ US Gazeteer http://wings.buffalo.edu/geogweb/ http://tiger.census.gov/cgi-bin/gazetteer Census Maps 1880 Federal Census, partial extraction ftp://genealogy.org/pub/1880/MUST.HAVE http://tiger.census.gov/cgi-bin/mapbrowse State Shaded Relief Maps ftp://fermi.jhuapl.edu/www/states/states.html Three Dimensional Maps- Digital Elevation Model http://wings.buffalo.edu/world/ JHU/APL Digital Relief Map of the US (Image Browser) http://ageninfo.tamu.edu/apl-us/ Rare Map Collection at the Hargrett Library http://scarlett.libs.uga.edu/darchive/hargrett/maps/maps.html The Virtual Tourist, a geographic directory of WWW servers "Tour the Virtual World" - maps http://www.csn.net/~johnhart ASCII Atlas http://www.dynamo.net/dynamo/users/paulf/ascii/atlas.html University of Texas at Austin Perry-Castaneda Library and links to other maps sites http://www.lib.utexas.edu/Libs/PCL/Map_collection/Map_collection.html - Links to many other map sites. http://www.lib.utexas.edu/Libs/PCL/Map_collection/map_sites.html National Atlas Information Service http://www-nais.ccm.emr.ca/ Pointers to Map Resources on Internet http://www.zilker.net/~hal/geoscience http://mmm.dartmouth.edu/pages/angus/maproom/links.html http://www.yahoo.com/Science/Geography/maps Belarus http://faraday.clas.virginia.edu/~ana4a/Maps.html http://faraday.clas.virginia.edu/~ana4a/Genelgy.html Centennial (dynamically-changing map through history) http://www.clockwk.com/ University of Minnesota Borchert Map Library http://whiplash.micro.umn.edu/map.html George Mason University - WWW Virtual Library - Index http://geog.gmu.edu/gess/jwc/cartogrefs.html World of Maps http://www.magi.com/~maps/ Non-US ~~~~~~ Australian WWW servers/services- Interactive map http://www.csu.edu.au/links/ozweb.html National Atlas of Canada on SchoolNet http://www-nais.ccm.emr.ca/schoolnet/ Map of Germany http://www.leo.org/info_muc/WWWother/demap-geo.html Map of India http://spiderman.bu.edu/misc/india/index/images.html#maps Street Map of Limerick http://itdsrv1.ul.ie/Images/CityMapLimerick.jpg Street Maps of Dublin c.1904 and Today http://astro.ocis.temple.edu/~callahan/onsite.html Riga, Latvia - http://www.riga.lv/rigamap/riga.html Kedainiai, Lithuania - http://nemunas.sc-uni.ktu.lt/cgi-bin/imagemap/cities?229,161 Lithuania - Sensitive Lithuania Map (click on city and get information on major cities ) http://nemunas.sc-uni.ktu.lt/cities/cities.html Lviv http://www.physics.mcgill.ca/WWW/oleh/lviv.html Old maps of Dutch towns http://grid.let.rug.nl/~welling/maps/maps.html gopher://gopher.let.rug.nl:70/11/ftp/pub/gheta/maps/Netherlands/ Scottish Ordnance Survey maps from the late Victorian period http://www.discribe.ca/books/books.html Oxford University Bodleian Library Map Room http://rsl.ox.ac.uk/nnj/ Official British depository for all map publishers. Largest collection of Ordnance Survey maps in existence Ukraine Map - http://solar.rtd.utk.edu/friends/geography/UKRAIN.GIF Chevnnisty, Ukraine http://www.rpi.edu/~poylia/chern.html ----------------------------------------------------------------------- George Archer Internet: garcher@bix.com Author of NetGuide: Genealogist's Guide to Internet, an etext at: The NGS Home Page: http://genealogy.org/NGS/ (ver 1.0) ftp://genealogy.org/pub/genealogy/NGS/files/NETGUIDE.ZIP (ver 1.1) -----------------------------------------------------------------------