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Atlases, 1871-1930

Identifier: 053
This collection contains atlases on the subjects of Cambridge, Middlesex County, and Massachusetts by various surveyors, including G. M. Hopkins, G. W. Bromley, and George H. Waker.


  • 1871-1930

Access to Collection

This collection is open to research.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection contains a mixture of public domain and copyrighted material. It is the responsibility of the researcher to understand and observe copyright law and to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyright. The materials for which no copyright exists are believed to be in the public domain. For the materials subject to copyright and other intellectual property restrictions, researchers must obtain written permission from the copyright owner(s) if they wish to publish these documents. Questions concerning copyright should be directed to the Cambridge Room, Cambridge Public Library Archives and Special Collections.


30.1 Linear feet

21.7 Cubic Feet

19 Volumes (7 Flat File Drawers)

Organization of Collecion

This collection is organized into the following three series:

Series 1: Cambridge, 1873-1930

Series 2: Middlesex County, 1900-1908

Series 3: Massachusetts, 1871-1909

19 volumes grouped chronologically within series.

Custodial History

This is an artifical collection created by the archivist to maintain atlases that are donated to the collection. See Collection Documentation or Related Accessions for information on donations.

Processing Information

Processed by Alyssa Pacy in June 2015 and edited by Moira MacKay in March 2017 under the supervision of Alyssa Pacy.
Atlases, 1871-1930
Alyssa Pacy (finding aid author 2015) and Moira MacKay (editor 2017) under the supervision of Alyssa Pacy.
June 12, 2015 and March 30, 2017
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Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge Room, Cambridge Public Library Archives and Special Collections Repository

Cambridge Public Library
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Cambridge MA 02138 USA