06 March 2014

Atlas of the Historical Geography of the United States

Containing 14 chapters and nearly 700 maps, the Atlas of the Historical Geography of the United States was first published in 1932. This wonderful resource, the product of the Digital Scholarship Lab, is available online at http://dsl.richmond.edu/historicalatlas

Chapters include
  • Population, 1790-1930
  • Colleges, Universities, and Churches, 1775-1890
  • Boundaries, 1607-1927
  • Industries and Transportation, 1620-1931
There's a lot here, so be sure to set aside time to learn what the collection offers, then do your homework and make a research list to you can get the most from this wonderful resource.