|Due to unforeseen server issues, the Historical Map and Chart Collection will only be partially available for this week (the week of 1/12/2015). You will be able to download the images, but not preview them. We apologize for any inconvenience this outage has caused.|
|-Update-As of 1/20/2015, three fourths of the previews have been restored.|
Contents and use
The collection also covers many areas that most people may not realize were once a part of early Coast Survey history. As the first federal scientific agency, the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (as the agency was known from 1878 to 1970) produced land sketches, Civil War battle maps, and aeronautical charting from the 1930s to the 1950s.Now with 2 search options:
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