Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania. 1916 - 1929 Vol. 1, 1916. 116 The Sanborn Map Company, the best known of the US fire-insurance map producers, has made maps since 1867. The fire insurance maps produced by Sanborn show building footprints, building material, height or number of stories, building use, lot lines, road widths and water facilities. The maps also show street names and property boundaries of the time Philadelphia area (including Bucks, Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery Counties) Sanborn Index: Interactive web map showing Sanborn maps of the Philadelphia area. Using this webmap will help you select the correct volume and locate the sheet. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance with the following maps still under copyright Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania. Created / Published Sanborn Map Company, 1916 - 1929 Vol. 1, 1916 Notes - 1916 - 1929 Vol. 1, 1916..
Fire Insurance Maps of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps (Geography and Map Reading Room, Library of Congress SANBORN FIRE INSURANCE MAPS OF PHILADELPHIA AND THE REGION. The Sanborn Map Company absorbed the Hexamer & Son Company in 1915 and continued their fire insurance map legacy in Philadelphia. We have an extensive collection of Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps of Philadelphia available in multiple formats from 1916 to 2007, in addition to various. 1 map in 28 vols.: col. ; sheets 65 x 54 cm. Publisher: Sanborn Map Company: Place of Publication: New York: Notes: Title from volume one title sheet. Partial cadastral map. Some sheets are at a scale of 1:1,200, or 1 inch equals 100 feet, e.g., sheet 1366 shows the Philadelphia Zoological Gardens at this scale. Each volume includes text.
Search results 1 - 25 of 2029. Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Trenton, Mercer County, New Jersey. 1927 Vol. 3. 120 Sanborn Map Company. Insurance maps of the city of Philadelphia. Sanborn, 1916-1917. [Fine Arts: Folio 912.7481 .P534] An incomplete and fragmentary volume of Sanborn maps for Philadelphia. Fine Arts also holds print copies of Sanborn maps for surrounding counties. Ernest Hexamer & Son. Insurance maps of the city of Philadelphia. 3 volumes. Sanborn Map Company: Description: The Sanborn Map Company, the best known of the US fire-insurance map producers, has made maps since 1867. The fire insurance maps produced by Sanborn show building footprints, building material, height or number of stories, building use, lot lines, road widths and water facilities Map. Insurance map of Boston. Volume 1 This is the earliest published Sanborn fire insurance map. Orientation varies. Phillips, 14416 Includes index. Forms part of the Sanborn Fire Insurance Map Collection in the Geography and Map Division of the Library of Congress. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image Map Collection. Our map collection enables you to see how Philadelphia's neighborhoods and streets have grown and changed. Use our interactive mapping tool to overlay atlases dating back as far as 1843 over today's street layout. Showing 1 to 20 of 5,090. New Map of Camden, NJ, 1926
The Sanborn Map Company helped fire insurance companies set rates in the late 19th and early 20th centuries with these detailed maps of each built structure, its use, dimensions, height, building material, and other relevant features (fire alarms, water mains and hydrants, for example) Philadelphia Region Sanborn Map Index to Volumes and Sheets. ArcGIS World Geocoding Service. Search. . Using this webmap will help you select the correct volume and locate the sheet. Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps Online Checklist provides a searchable database of the fire insurance maps published by the Sanborn Map Company housed in the collections of the. This engineering drawing of Franklin Square in Philadelphia is part of the Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps of 1925 collection, which became part of the public domain on Jan. 1, 2021, and is now freely available for use through Penn State University Libraries' Donald W. Hamer Center for Maps and Geospatial Information
Pennsylvania Political Subdivisions Map, 1965 (PDF) Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps for Pennsylvania - A near complete collection of Sanborn Fire Insurance maps for the state of Pennsylvania from the Penn State University Maps Library Union List of Sanborn & Other Fire Insurance Maps. Pennsylvania. by. Bill Hunt and Evelyn L. Woodruff. Revised by Philip Hoehn. Many maps are online in color from Pennsylvania State University Libraries . Additional holdings (some online) are in the Library of Congress Geography & Map Division Sanborn Map Abbreviatio ns Linking technology with tradition® Environmental Data Resources, In.c Your one-stop shop for environmental risk management da.ta phone: 800.352.0050 • fax: 800.231.6802 • web: www.edrnet.co The Sanborn Maps were originally created for assessing fire insurance liability in urbanized areas in the United States. Our collection includes over 40,000 detailed maps of Ohio cities drawn between 1882 and 1962. Each map includes detailed information regarding town and building information
The home page displays a map with areas containing Sanborn Online products. You can select an Area by either: clicking on an indicator on the map; using the Select an Area drop down menu; When logged in, indicators for areas you've purchased will be green 1942 Land Use Maps. Works Progress Administration. Comprehensive maps of Philadelphia land use, produced by the WPA. View in Resource Browser. View Map Legend. Source: Map Collection, Free Library of Philadelphia. Visibility: 0% 12.5% 25% 37.5% 50% 62.5% 75% 87.5% 100%. 1938 Cobbs Creek Topo Historic maps from the Free Library Map Collection can be layered on top of a current road map, terrain map, or hybrid (satellite/road) map. Compare the similarities and differences between the old and new maps by adjusting the visibility bar, and see how Philadelphia has changed over time Philadelphia Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps Penn State University Libraries Philadelphia, 1764 Bellin Historic Land Ownership and Reference Atlases, 1507-2000 (Source: Explore Ancestry for free) ($
Map of Philadelphia, Camden and vicinity : compiled from city plans & personal surveys 1 : 35000 Smith, Elvino V., 1870-1932 Elvino V. Smith A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent / by N. Scull and G. Heap .;Some sheets are at a scale of 1:1,200, or 1 inch equals 100 feet, e.g., sheet 1366 shows the Philadelphia Zoological Gardens at this scale. Scale Longitude Wes
The maps produced by these workshops served many purposes. The earliest maps, such as Holme's, or the much reproduced Scull and Heap map, were published in England as a means of encouraging settlement and land purchase in the new colony.Later maps were made to aid with navigation of the rivers, to provide for military defense or plan railroad routes into the City As an American publisher of historical and current maps of US cities and towns, the Sanborn Map Company has been a driving influence in the mapping industry since it started in 1866. Sanborn maps were originally created for assessing fire insurance liability in urbanized areas in the United States Barnes Map called the Driving Map of Philadelphia and the Surroundings is not very detailed but it shows you names you never hear anymore. For example Wrangletown the old name for Lima, named for the fights in the local tavern over 150 years ago. Sanborn Atlases were originally made in the 1920's and rather than make a new atlas every. According to the LoC's collection of scanned-in Sanborn maps (it's on Volume 2, Page 126 if you want to play along at home), the building, along with its connected (at 3 points) neighbor at 1925 Walnut, were used together as effectively a duplex (two interconnected, and quite elaborate, dwelling units) in 1916, when the Sanborn map snippet.
Revised in 1961. New York: Sanborn Map Co. 1933 - Property Atlas of Chester County, Penna. (vol. 1). Philadelphia: Franklin Survey Co. 1934 - Property Atlas of Chester County, Penna. (vol. 2). Philadelphia: Franklin Survey Co. 1950 - Property Atlas of the Main Line, Pennsylvania (vol. 2). Philadelphia: Franklin Survey Co. 1989 - The Atlas of. The maps of Philadelphia, both before and after this date, are too numerous to include here, although a few are listed. See Manuscript Group 11 in the Pennsylvania State Archives and Phillips for lists of Philadelphia maps from this period, many of which also include the county. See the Philadelphia GeoHistory website. 1774(1846 For example, some patrons have found it puzzling to note that the Sanborn Fire Insurance Company maps do not begin in Philadelphia until 1916. But this is due to the monopoly on the fire map business held in Philadelphia by Ernest Hexamer starting in the mid 19th century, until it was eventually purchased by the Sanborn company Library of Congress. Sanborn Fire Insurance Map & Publishing Company produced a detailed map of West Chester as it appeared in March 1886. The highly detailed illustration catalogued each area of the city, highlighting civic landmarks such as the City Courthouse, the original Turk's Head Hotel, and the Baptist Meeting House
Find contact information and directions for Sanborn Head offices in Concord NW, Boston MA, Westford MA, Burlington VT, Denver CO & Philadelphia PA This mill operated from the mid 1800s to 2002. The Sanborn Fire Insurance maps below show where the mill was located along the stream, the layout of the mill, a newspaper article about a fire in 1883, and an aerial photo from 1950
FIRE INSURANCE ATLASES. Here is a list of Fire Insurance atlases held in the AGS Library. Sanborn wasn't the only publisher of these unique and useful atlases. The maps were designed to assist fire insurance agents in determining the degree of hazard associated with a particular property and therefore show the size, shape, and construction of. AN INTRODUCTION TO FIRE INSURANCE MAPS . IN THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS. by Walter W. Ristow. During the past century the Sanborn Map Company has published maps and atlases of more than twelve thousand United States towns and cities, issued in some seven hundred thousand separate sheets, and yet the name Sanborn is known to but a small number of American map users
Other good sources of detailed real estate depictions are the Digital Sanborn Maps, 1867-1970, maintained as a browsable website by Proquest Information and Learning. Philadelphia and Erie Railroad / Record of Track Material Loaned for Construction of Lumber Branches, 1895-1906 Cartographic Citation Style We recommend following the guidelines outlined by Christine Kolen, Wangyal Shawa, and Mary Larsgaard Cartographic Citations, A Style Guide: Second Edition (Chicago: American Library Association, 2010). These examples use the Chicago Style (16th Edition). Map (static) from Website Author. Map title. Scale. Title of website (date accessed) The page to the right has lots of other information on Sanborn maps including: access to 13 states through the Proquest Digital Sanborn Maps database for Penn State patrons; our microfilm collection including updated maps of later dates; finding aids for Philadelphia Pittsburgh; links to the Library of Congress Sanborn maps collectio Sanborn Fire Insurance Atlases at Central LibraryThe Sanborn Map Company of New York holds a unique place in American urban historical research . Their atlases of American cities were originally created to inform fire insurance companies of risks in urban areas but ended up tracing the subtle change from an agrarian society to a nation of cities. The hefty atlases produced by D.A New Release of the ProQuest Sanborn Maps Database. Sanborn fire insurance maps are available once again through ProQuest's updated and newly-released database, Sanborn Maps 1867-1970 (formerly known as Sanborn Maps Geo Edition 1867-1970)
Union List of Sanborn & Other Fire Insurance Maps. New Jersey. by. Bill Hunt and Evelyn L. Woodruff. Revised by Philip Hoehn. Online images of some maps are at the Princeton University Library, the Library of Congress Geography & Map Division, and Historic Map Works . Additional maps are in the Library of Congress Geography & Map Division Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1989. HUNT REF-1 ATLAS G1260 .A86 1989. Digital Sanborn Maps, 1867-1970. Produced for over a century, more than 660,000 Sanborn maps chart the growth and development of more than 12,000 American towns and cities. Sanborn maps are large-scale plans of a city or town, drawn at a scale of 50 feet to an inch
Sanborn Insurance Maps [Under construction -- links to maps not working yet] Click here for a Wikipedia article about Sanborn Insurance Maps Centreville. 1908 Index - Shows both the Maryland, Delaware & Virginia R.R. and the Philadelphia, Baltimore & Washington R.R. 1908 Sheet 5. An Ethnic History of West Philadelphia, 1870-1980: a Research Tool for Demographic Studies. Philadelphia: Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies, 1994. Ruth Branning Molloy Collection. University Archives and Record Center, University of Pennsylvania. Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps, 1916-1929 - Philadelphia: Vol.14, 1922. Digital Sanborn Maps old sanborn maps used by ins and fire department. $350.00. + shipping. + shipping + shipping. Philadelphia PA c1752 map 16x20. $9.95. + $7.25 shipping + $7.25 shipping + $7.25 shipping. Picture Information Bridgeport Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps Penn State University Libraries. Bucks and Montgomery Counties 1958 - Waters - Highway (Source: Historic Map Works) Collegeville, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania 1894 (Source: American Memory from the Library of Congress) Conshohocken Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps Penn State University Libraries Insurance maps of Cleveland, Ohio. Sanborn Map & Publishing Company, New York, NY: 1881. City atlas of Cleveland, Ohio, from official records, private plans and actual surveys. G.M. Hopkins, Philadelphi, PA : 1881 Insurance maps of Cleveland, Ohio. Sanborn Map & Publishing Company, New York, NY : 1886/87 (updated to 1894) Insurance maps of.
The Sanborn Map Company, Inc. (Sanborn) is an innovator in the modern geospatial industry, delivering state-of-the-art mapping, visualization and 3D solutions for customers worldwide. The firm. Dr. Sanborn graduated from the A T Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2010. She works in Philadelphia, PA and 2 other locations and specializes in Family Medicine. Dr. Sanborn is affiliated with Temple University Hospital Insurance maps of Cleveland, Ohio. Sanborn Map & Publishing Company, New York, NY : 1886/87 (updated to 1894) Insurance maps of Cleveland, Ohio. (3 vol) * Volume 1 - Downtown & Near East Side. * Volume 2 - Near West Side, Cuyahoga Valley & Central Area. * Volume 3 - Broadway Avenue plus Woodland and SE Industrial District: Sanborn Map. Bergen County Sanborn Maps (Source: The Library of Congress) Bergen County, 1876 Historic Land Ownership and Reference Atlases, 1507-2000 (Source: Explore Ancestry for free) ($) Bergen, Passaic Cos., N.J. 1872 (Source: David Rumsey Map Collection New Commercial, Sportsmen's and/Route Survey of Maine/census. [COVER TITLE-] A MAP OF THE/STATE OF MAINE/ [OVAL PINE TREE LOGO]/THE BULLARD CO./46 CORNHILL BOSTON. The New England/Commercial and Route Survey/Showing all Postoffices, Railroads, Electric Roads in operation and/proposed, GOOD ROADS, Population (showing latest Mas-/sachusetts.
One of the contributors to this map was Ernest Hexamer (1827-1912), who moved to Philadelphia to create the Maps of the City of Philadelphia, which first appeared in 1857. Hexamer continued to supply fire insurance maps to Philadelphia until the firm was merged with the Sanborn Map Company of New York in 1915 Sanborn Fire Insurance Map & Publishing Company produced a detailed map of West Chester as it appeared in March 1886. The highly detailed illustration catalogued each area of the city, highlighting civic landmarks such as the City Courthouse, the original Turk's Head Hotel, and the Baptist Meeting House A project to map the demographic information contained on U.S. Census and Penn State student directories using Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps Pennsylvania Structures (Enhanced with County Information) This project investigated a publicly accessible dataset to determine what added content, information, or restructuring could enable greater use and. Digital Sanborn® Maps (1867-1970) delivers detailed property and land-use records that depict the grid of everyday life in more than 12,000 U.S. towns and cities across a century of change. Sanborn® fire insurance maps are the most frequently consulted maps in libraries. Founded in 1867 by D. A. Sanborn, the Sanborn Map Company was the primary American publisher of fire insurance maps for.
Maps & Geographical Information . Geographical maps and information can help the researcher locate specific individuals as well as discover locations both in the United States and throughout the world that have either ceased to exist by name, have changed names, or have become parts of different governmental entities Panoramic Maps 1847-1929 (Library of Congress Geography and Map Division/American Memory) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - PhilaPlace [1875-contemporary] Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Philadelphia GeoHistory Map Viewer [1843-current] Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1802 by Charles P. Varle (David Rumsey Collection) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1880. Map Collections of the Library of Congress The Geography and Map Division (G & M) has custody of the largest and most comprehensive cartographic collection in the world with collections numbering over 5.5 million maps, 80,000 atlases, 6,000 reference works, over 500 globes, and globe gores, 3,000 raised relief models, and a large number of cartographic materials in other formats, including. The David Rumsey Map Collection Database has many viewers and the Blog has numerous categories.The physical map collection is housed in the David Rumsey Map Center at the Stanford University Library. Take a virtual tour of the map center.. The historical map collection has over 109,000 maps and related images online. The collection includes rare 16th through 21st century maps of America, North. Welcome to Old Maps Online, the easy-to-use gateway to historical maps in libraries around the world. Find a place Browse the old maps. Share o 1865 Map: F. W. Beers, Map of Crawford Co., Pennsylvania (Philadelphia: A. Pomeroy & S. W. Treat, 1865). An original is on display at the library of the Crawford County Historical Society Map of the Oil Region of Pennsylvania (Meadville: Townsale & Dale, 1865). Includes parts of Crawford, Mercer, Venango, and Warren Counties. 1872 Map