About Our Collection

The Historical Map Archive is a digitized collection of selected map holdings from sources including the University of Alabama Map Library, the W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library, the Birmingham Public Library Cartography Collection of the Birmingham Public Library, the Geological Survey of Alabama, Samford University Special Collections Library, and the Alabama Department of Archives and History. We are indebted to these organizations for their cooperation in facilitating the introduction of these digitial maps to the Internet.

Contributor Maps
University of Alabama Map Library 30,200
Murray Hudson, Halls, Tennessee 11,521
Geological Survey of Alabama 7,362
Alabama Department of Archives and History 5,317
W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library 3,304
Serial maps compiled from various contributors 2,701
NOAA Central Library 1,887
Adams Antiques, Northport, Alabama 1,840

Amelia Gayle Gorgas Library

1,329
Birmingham Public Library Cartography Collection 1,296
Antique Atlas, Riverside, Alabama 920
The Cartographic Research Laboratory 114
The personal collection of Dr. Robert Burckhalter 106
The personal collection of Dr. Gerald Webster 88
Montgomery County Archives 69
The personal collection of Murray Hudson 68
Samford University Special Collections Library 58
Thomas E. McMillan Museum 53
The personal collection of Shawn Carter 44
The personal collection of Ken Penhale 39
Maryland Geological Survey 38
The personal collection of Whitney Telle 33
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 32
A.S. Williams III Americana Collection Library 31
Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum 26
Tulsa City-County Library 25
Tennessee Valley Authority 22
The City of Greenville, Alabama 16
Alabama Department of Transportation 6
The personal collection of David Robb 6
The personal collection of Robert M. Baker 5
The personal collection of Alex Fries 5
The personal collection of Neil Franklin 5
Butler County Historical and Genealogical Society 2
The personal collection of Gene Ford 2
The personal collection of Mike Berryhill 2
The personal collection of Dr. John Clark 2
The personal collection of Thomas M. West, Jr. 1
Alabama Power Company 1
University of Alabama Press 1
University of Alabama Office of Land Management 1
The personal collection of Brandon Cooper 1
The personal collection of Dr. Douglas Sherman 1
The personal collection of Whitney Telle 1
Almon Associates 1
Jack Somerville, Pickens County Revenue Commission 1
The personal collection of Elaine Rogers 1
The personal collection of James Pickett 1
The personal collection of John McFarland 1

Last updated April 1, 2019



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