MCPL book drops are now open, and curbside service is available at the Library’s branches.  Learn more about curbside service and MCPL's response to COVID-19. Our virtual branch is available 24/7.

Back to top

Digital Sanborn Maps

Travel back in time with this historical collection of fire insurance maps created between 1867 and 1970. You'll find maps for more than 12,000 American cities and towns. Check to see if maps are available for your hometown, or take a peek at the cities of your ancestors!

 

Go to Digital Sanborn Maps

Resources You May Also Like

Blogs You May Also Like

Old famine field in Ireland

No Small Potatoes

Potato chips, French fries, and loaded baked potatoes are just some of the ways I love to eat potatoes.
Read More
folding-camera

The Precious Daguerreotype

If you have ever seen one, you know how unique and precious a daguerreotype is.
Read More
coat of arms

The Royal Treatment

Have you always heard that your family can be traced back to royalty?
Read More
slaves

The Cherokee Freedmen: Slaves of the Tribe

If you have African American ancestors in your family tree, you may struggle to find genealo
Read More

Was this page helpful? Yes No