Sanborn Resources in Print


BOOKS

Geography and Map Division. (1981). Fire insurance maps in the Library of Congress : plans of North America cities and towns produced by the Sanborn Map Company : a checklist. Washington D.C.: Library of Congress.

Hoehn, R. P. (1976-1977). Union list of Sanborn fire insurance maps held by institutins in the United States and Canada. Santa Cruz, CA: Western Association of Map Libraries.

Oswald, D. L. (1997). Fire insurance maps : their history and applications. College Station, TX: Lacewing Press.

Rees, G. W. & Hoeber M. (1973). A catalogue of Sanborn atlases at California State University, Northridge. Santa Cruz, CA: Western Association of Map Libraries.

Sanborn Map Company. (1905,1923). Manual for the exclusive use and guidance or employees of the Sanborn Map Company. New York: Sanborn Map Co.

Sanborn Map Company. (1949). Description and utilization of the Sanborn map. New York: Sanborn Map Co.



JOURNAL ARTICLES
NOTE
: Useful Databases- GEOBASE (FirstSearch) and GeoRef (Cambridge Scientific Abstracts)


Bechely, K. P. (1991). "Use of sanborn fire insurance maps for environmental site assessments in the urban environment". Paper presented at the 1991 Environmental Site Assessments Case Studies and Strategies: The Conference, Columbus, OH (USA), 29-31 Jul 1991.

Keister, K. (1993). "Charts of change". Historic Preservation, 45(3).

"Map Monopoly". (1997) Fortune, 41-42.

Moody, E. N. (1979). "Urban history in fire insurance maps(US)". Information Bulletin, Western Association of Map Libraries, 10(2), 129-139.


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