Coverage Dates: 1400s - 1980
Description: The U.S. Congressional Serial Set Map collection includes high quality images of over 50,000 maps of all kinds, most dating from the 1400s to 1980, published in Congressional reports and documents. The maps cover national and international locations; natural geographical and human-created features; and world/hemisphere maps. Search and browse by locations, subjects, personal names, issuing bodies, and map dates. Subject categories include Armed Forces and Conflicts; Discovery and Exploration; Economics; Education; Environment; Government and Politics; Health; Infrastructure, Transportation, etc.; Indian Affairs; Legal System; Safety, Accidents and Disasters; Science and Technology; and Social Issues. Issuing bodies range from associations, U.S. administrative agencies, the Smithsonian, universities to Congress. To read the complete document or report for a map, click on the link under "From Serial Set Publication" in the upper right quadrant.