Indiana Maps, Map Collections & Gazetteers


The works below are in three sections; ‘Maps and Atlases’, online ‘Collections of Maps and Atlases’ and ‘Gazetteers’ (geographical directories) from Indiana’s history. See the right column for more info about this website.


Indiana Maps & Atlases

Indiana

Baltimore: Fielding Lucas Jr. 1817
David Rumsey Map Collection Go to Map


Indiana

Philadelphia: A. Finley 1821
Indiana Historical Society Collections Go to Map


Indiana

Philadelphia: Henry S. Tanner 1836
David Rumsey Map CollectionGo to Map


A New Map of Indiana with its Roads & Distances

Philadelphia: Burroughs 1847
Lewis University Go to Map


Indiana

Philadelphia: Henry S. Tanner 1848
David Rumsey Map Collection Go to Map


Colton’s Map of the State of Indiana. Compiled from the United States Surveys & Other Authentic Sources, Exhibiting Sections, Fractional Sections, Railroads, Canals &c.

NY: J. H. Colton 1854
Indiana Historical Society CollectionsGo to Map


County & Township Map of the States of Ohio and Indiana

Mitchell 1880
Go to Map


Map of the State of Indiana Exhibiting the Lands Ceded by the Indian Tribes to the United States

Washington, D.C. Govt. Printing Office 1881
Indiana Historical Society CollectionsGo to Map


Indiana Maps, Map Collections & Gazetteers

Indiana

Chicago: Rand McNally 1897
David Rumsey Map Collection Go to Map


Indiana

Chicago: Rand McNally 1927
David Rumsey Map Collection Go to Map


Map Illustrating the Pioneer Periods in Indiana

Indiana: Society of Indiana Pioneers 1932
Indiana Historical Society Collections Go to Map


Shell Highway Map of Indiana

Chicago: Shell Oil Company 1956
David Rumsey Map CollectionGo to Map


Illustrated Historical Atlas of the State of Indiana

Chicago: Baskin, Forster 1876
Go to Map



Collections of Maps and Atlases

Indiana Historical Maps and Atlases

Historic MapWorksGo to Site

Historic MapWorks provides an enormous collection of online maps and atlases. According to the site, the state of Indiana collection contains 508 atlases, and within the atlases are over 25,800 historical maps, illustrations and histories.

17 Panoramic maps or Birds-eye views of various Indiana cities and towns

Various publishers and years of publication
Library of Congress Go to Collection

Many of these are highly detailed pictures showing all buildings. The viewer at this site enables high-resolution zooms.

Old Maps Online

Go to Collection

This is a collaborative portal for accessing a number of online map collections worldwide. U.S. collections include;
The David Rumsey Collection
Harvard Library Collection
New York Public Library Collection
Leventhal Map Center at Boston Public Library
North Carolina Digital Heritage Center


Gazetteers

The Indiana Gazetteer or, Topographical Dictionary. Reprint of 1826 edition

Indianapolis: Indiana Historical Society 1954
Go to Book


Indiana Maps, Map Collections & Gazetteers

The Indiana Gazetteer or Topographical Dictionary of the State of Indiana

Indianapolis: E. Chamerlain 1849
Go to Book


Indiana State Gazetteer and Business Directory 1884-85

Indianapolis: R. L. Polk 1884
Go to Vol 1|Go to Vol 2|Go to Vol 3


The State of Indiana Delineated

NY: Colton 1838
Colton, J.H.Go to Book

(title continued) ” … Geographical, historical, statistical & commercial, and a brief view of the internal improvements, geology, education, travelling routes, &c., prepared to accompany Colton’s Map”



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