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The State Map Collection

The State Map Collection includes several dated and undated maps of areas in Delaware, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, and other surrounding areas. Some maps are of Delaware Bay, the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal, military forts, and major cities. Pomeroy and Beers’ Atlas of the State of Delaware, depicting Delaware by the hundreds, is also part of this collection.

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Map Collection Details

These maps date from 1493 and are arranged by category and then chronologically. Digital Copies for 40+ maps are available on CONTENTdm. These are in Good/Fair condition with some light acid and storage damage.