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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: General Map Collection
    Dates: 1555-2000
    Collection Number: GC 1310
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: Map cases; 1 ov
    Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
    Abstract: An artificial map collection.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Research is by appointment only

    Publication Rights

    Permission to publish, quote or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder

    Preferred Citation

    General Map Collection. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

    Acquisition Information

    Various accessions

    Scope and Content of Collection

    An artificial map collection. Southern California maps documenting real estate development, transportation patterns, promotion of tourism, and other subjects. 19th to 20th centuries. Also California maps and maps of other states. World maps ranging from the 16th to 20th centuries. See also a separate rolled map collection (named so because the maps are rolled up.) See also insurance and real estate atlases. See also: GC1165 Street and Road Maps and GC1280 Special Maps Collection. See also: GC1115 and GC1257 for other world maps.