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ArcUSA 1:2M 1992 ()

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Creator: Environmental Systems Research Institute INC.
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Scale: 1:2,000,000
Access: CD-ROM [052]
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The ArcUSA™ 1:2M database is a comprehensive vector basemap of the coterminous United States at a scale of 1:2 million. Features include state and county boundaries, hydrography, roads, railroads, place names, and federal lands. Index layers include latitude/longitude grids, a Landsat satellite scene index, and USGS quadrangle indexes for 1:24,000-, 1:100,000-, and 1:250,000-scale maps. Attributes for states and counties include 1990 census data; socioeconomic, demographic, and health statistics (from the mid-1980s); agricultural product and market value statistics; local government finance statistics; and general land use and soils information. Also includes 1:25 million-scale map data.
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Bathymetry of Lake Erie and Lake Saint Clair ()

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Creator: National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC)
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Access: CD-ROM [122]
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New bathymetry of Lake Erie and Lake Saint Clair has been compiled as a component of a NOAA project to rescue Great Lakes lake floor geological and geophysical data and make it more accessible. This project is a cooperative effort between scientists at the NOAA National Geophysical Data Center's Marine Geology and Geophysics Division (NGDC/MGG), the NOAA Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory (GLERL) and the Canadian Hydrographic Service (CHS).
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GIS Tutorial for Health 2007 ()

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Creator: Kurland, Kristen S. & W. Gorr
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Access: CD-ROM [323]
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GIS Tutorial for Health CD ROM is used for teaching geographic information system (GIS) software to health professionals. The book and CD-ROM are designed to help students use GIS to solve problems in health-care and gain hands-on experience visualizing and analyzing health-related data. The scenarios address substantive issues of health care policy and planning. Hardware requirements: A minimum 1GHz processing speed; 512 MB RAM; 1 GB free hard disk space, including 50 MB on the operating system drive; an additional 285 MB hard disk space is required for the exercise data.
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Geocoder .ca ()

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Access: web
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Geocode any North American location for free.
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Geodata.gov (various)

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Creator: United States Government
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Access: Web
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geodata.gov is a web-based portal for one-stop access to maps, data and other geospatial services that will simplify the ability of all levels of government and citizens to find geospatial data and learn more about geospatial projects underway. geodata.gov is part of the Geospatial One-Stop initiative, one of the 24 OMB electronic-government initiatives that will enhance government efficiency. The geodata.gov portal will accelerate the development and implementation of the National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI) and includes state, local and tribal governments along with the private sector and academia as participants. In order to get started, please use our Quick Start Guide. * Administrative and Political Boundaries * Agriculture and Farming * Atmosphere and Climatic * Biology and Ecology * Business and Economic * Cadastral * Cultural, Society, and Demographic * Elevation and Derived Products * Environment and Conservation * Geological and Geophysical * Human Health and Disease * Imagery and Base Maps * Inland Water Resources * Locations and Geodetic Networks * Oceans and Estuaries * Transportation Networks * Utilities and Communication
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Global Forest Watch Data Warehouse (1950s-2000s)

Date: 1950s-2000s
Creator: World Resources Institute
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Access: Web
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Map of Canada and the United States showing air mail routes (1929)

Date: 1929
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Scale: 1:8 870 400 approx.
Access: web
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This map from 1929 shows air mail routes and major cities, as well as provincial and state boundaries.

"Note 1. Probable date of inauguration September 1929."

"Note 2. Probable date of inauguration August 1929."
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Map of Manhattan (195-)

Date: 195-
Creator: Produced under the Direction of Alexander Gross, F.R.G.S. Published by Geographia Map Co. Inc. 145 W. 57th St., New York; Transportation Map showing all rail lines and stations; house numbers indicated
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Access: web
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New York, New York 300ppi; Higher Resolution available upon request
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MassGIS (200x - 199x)

Date: 200x - 199x
Creator: Government of Massachusetts
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Projection: UTM
Scale: 1:5,000; 1:10,000; 1:250,000
Access: web
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Microsoft TerraServer Imagery ()

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Creator: Microsoft
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Access: web
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provides satellite imagery for the entire United States
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National Historical Geographic Information System (1790-2000)

Date: 1790-2000
Creator: NHGIS
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Access: web
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from their web page: "The National Historical Geographic Information System (NHGIS) is a project to create and freely disseminate a database incorporating all available aggregate census information for the United States between 1790 and 2000."
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Norman's Street Map of Manhattan (1945?)

Date: 1945?
Creator: Mid-town Manhattan -- on verso: Norman's map of the subway system of New York -- Map of the financial district -- Norman's street map of Manhattan.
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Access: web
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New York City, New York 300 ppi (600 available upon request)
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Supervue of New York City (1937)

Date: 1937
Creator: Supervue Map and Guide Organization
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Access: web
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Oblique Three Dimensional view of Manhattan; Back includes map of Interborough Rapid Transit Company and a map of the BMT Lines Rapid Transit Division Subway and Elevated Lines; Third map of the locations of stations of the Eighth Avenue Subway New York, New York 300ppi; Higher Resolution available upon request
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United States Census ()

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United States Historical Census Browser (1790-1960)

Date: 1790-1960
Creator: University of Virginia
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United States Road Network Files ()

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Creator: GDT
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