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Guide to the Antiquarian Maps Collection, 1493 - 1962
Special Collections Antiquarian Maps  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Antiquarian Maps Collection,
    Date: 1493 - 1962
    Collection number: Special Collections Antiquarian Maps
    Creator: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections.
    Extent: 5,924 items
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access Restrictions


    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

    Acquisition Information

    Various sources of acquisition. Collection was brought together as a whole by the Stanford University Libraries' Department of Special Collections, though many of the maps were either sold to Stanford or given as gifts by Margaret and Roy V. Sowers.

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item], Antiquarian Maps Collection, Antiquarian Maps, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Access Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Early maps.
    Sowers, Margaret.
    Norwich, I.