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Historical Maps

1644 map by Nicholas Sanson. Americqve Septentrionale Cartographers describe more than land features and cities, the historical maps below examine the broad region from explorers' perspectives as well as the and the smaller town in historical detail

Desert Maps From the Desert USA website. Links to online maps, atlases and gazetteers with GPS grids overlaid on every page, allowing easy reading of latitude/longitude coordinates. Links to locations in Arizona, California, New Mexico, Texas, Nevada, Utah and Colorado.

Maps of the Pimería: Early Cartography of the Southwest University of Arizona

Panoramic Map Collection Library of Congress. Follow the link to Browse by Geographic Location and select Arizona by clicking on it on the imagemap. You may then zoom in on details of panoramic map by clicking on sections.

Official Map of the State of Sonora, Republic of Mexico, 1884-1904. Select a resolution size (e.g. 600 X 600) and zoom in on any section to retrieve a larger image with greater detail. You can zoom in up to 100% of the map.