Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Guide to the World War I Maps
Bernath Mss 3  
View entire collection guide What's This?
PDF (55.22 Kb) HTML
Search this collection
Collection Details
Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access Restrictions
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Related Materials in Special Collections

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: World War I Maps
    Dates: ca. 1917-1919
    Collection number: Bernath Mss 3
    Collection Size: 0.3 linear feet (3 map cabinet folders).
    Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Dept. of Special Collections
    Santa Barbara, CA 93106
    Abstract: 43 World War I era Allied maps primarily of Northern France, as well as Belgium and Switzerland.
    Physical location: Del Sur, Map Cabinet 20-2.
    Languages: English

    Access Restrictions


    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    World War I Maps. Bernath Mss 3. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Acquisition Information

    Undetermined; probably multiple sources.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    43 World War I era Allied maps primarily of Northern France, as well as Belgium and Switzerland. Some feature annotations and additional information as it was acquired from opposition maps.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    World War, 1914-1918--Maps.
    World War, 1914-1918--France.
    World War, 1914-1918--Belgium.
    World War, 1914-1918--Switzerland.

    Related Materials in Special Collections

    Special Collections has a large number of collections related to World War I, which include photograph albums, stereoviews, diaries, and other documents. Collections that feature maps include:
    • Great War Collection, ca. 1910-1922 [bulk dates 1914-1918]. Much of the material in the collection relates to British servicemen and units, but Americans, Australians, and some Germans also are represented. Included are diaries, correspondence, documents, maps, photographs, reports, and some printed material. The approximately 2,000 photographs and picture postcards (loose and in albums and scrapbooks) include many images of France, but also other areas such as Egypt, England, German South West Africa, Iraq, and Palestine. (Bernath Mss 20).
    • Louis deKeyser Belden Papers, ca. 1916-1924. The collection contains correspondence, documents, maps, photographs, and ephemera of Louis deKeyser Belden, a surgeon and captain in the Medical Corps during WWI. (Bernath Mss 25).