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Sanborn Map Company


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Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps Collection

Identifier: SEAA-125
Scope and Contents This collection includes several fire insurance maps made by the Sanborn Map Company. 46 volumes of the maps are for New Orleans and cover 1876–1940s (updated through the 1960s). The two volumes for 1876 are the earliest Sanborns for New Orleans, and the only known copies. There are also 24 volumes for other cities in Louisiana and 14 volumes for cities in Mississippi. Maps show individual blocks in cities, and include buildings on each property. Buildings are color coded to indicate...
Dates: 1876-1960s