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Craig Manson

Southern Campaigns of the American Revolution - 2 views

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    Describes battles of the Southern campaign of the American Revolution. Contains pensions and unit roster information.
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    Where did the Southern Campaign take place? I mean I understand that these soldiers were recruited from the South, but did they fight in the South? I guess I can look it up...I need to find out if Samuel Givens, here, is one of my people. Thanks, Craig.
Brian DeGraaf

Waymarking - A scavenger hunt for unique and interesting locations in the world - 0 views

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    A History/Culture category is included.
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    "Waymarking is a way to mark unique locations on the planet and give them a voice. While GPS technology allows us to pinpoint any location on the planet, mark the location, and share it with others, Waymarking is the toolset for categorizing and adding unique information for that location. Groundspeak's slogan is "The Language of Location" and our goal is to give people the tools to help others share and discover unique and interesting locations on the planet. We invite you to share your part of the world with us through Waymarking.com."
Brian DeGraaf

Historical Markers and Historic Landmarks at Markeroni - 0 views

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    "Markeroni: A friendly, informal and light-hearted online community where history fans, treasure hunters and travelers log their visits to historical markers and historic landmarks. "
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    If you sign up please tell them GeoGenealogy sent you. They keep track of who brings people to the site this way.
Brian DeGraaf

The Historical Marker Database - 0 views

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    "This website is an illustrated searchable online catalog of historical information viewed through the filter of roadside and other permanent outdoor markers, monuments, and plaques. It contains photographs, inscription transcriptions, marker locations, maps, additional information and commentary, and links to more information. Anyone can add new markers to the database and update existing marker pages with new photographs, links, information and commentary."
Moultrie Creek

Panoramic Maps Collection - LOC - 0 views

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    "The panoramic map was a popular cartographic form used to depict U.S. and Canadian cities and towns during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Known also as bird's-eye views, perspective maps, and aero views, panoramic maps are nonphotographic representations of cities portrayed as if viewed from above at an oblique angle. Although not generally drawn to scale, they show street patterns, individual buildings, and major landscape features in perspective. "
Moultrie Creek

Mapping the National Parks - LOC - 0 views

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    "The Mapping the National Parks collection documents the history, cultural aspects and geological formations of areas that eventually became National Parks. The collection consists of approximately 200 maps dating from the 17th century to the present, reflecting early mapping of the areas that would become four National Parks, as well as the parks themselves. Production of this collection is being supported by a generous gift from The Rockefeller Foundation. "
Moultrie Creek

Map Collections Home Page - LOC - 0 views

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    "The Geography and Map Division of the Library of Congress holds more than 4.5 million items, of which Map Collections represents only a small fraction, those that have been converted to digital form. The focus of Map Collections is Americana and Cartographic Treasures of the Library of Congress. These images were created from maps and atlases and, in general, are restricted to items that are not covered by copyright protection."
Moultrie Creek

Louisiana: European Explorations and the Louisiana Purchase - (American Memory from the... - 0 views

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    "This presentation focuses on the various documents-from maps to newspapers to cultural artifact-that help to describe the region of North America that stretched from as far east as Alabama into what is now the state of Montana. The 119 items presented here come from the various special and general collections of the Library of Congress. "
Moultrie Creek

The American Revolution and Its Era - 0 views

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    The American Revolution and Its Era: Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789 represents an important historical record of the mapping of North America and the Caribbean. Most of the items presented here are documented in Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789: A Guide to the Collections in the Library of Congress compiled by John R. Sellers and Patricia Molen van Ee in 1981. The bibliography contains approximately 2,000 maps and charts. Over the next several years many of the maps and charts in this bibliography will be added to the online collection each month.
Moultrie Creek

About.com: http://www.livgenmi.com/1895/ - 0 views

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    This atlas was originally printed and copyrighted in 1895 by the Rand McNally Corporation, called: "The New 11 x 14 Atlas of the World" Although it contained maps of the countries of the world and the individual states of the United States at that time, it only contained an index for the United States.
TK Sand

Atlas of Historical County Boundaries - 0 views

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    interactive historical state and county maps
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