Resources

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On-Line Resources

General_Land_Office_logoGeneral Land Office Records
Search for historic GLO maps and land patents by name or Township, Range and Section.

 

McCarran Airport 1958Historic Aerial Photographs
Historic aerial photographs and topographic maps.

 

Lincoln Highway AssociationLincoln Highway Association
Interactive Lincoln Highway map showing original route, 2nd and 3rd generation routes, and detours.

 
Library of Congress LogoLibrary of Congress
HABS/HAER and other historic photographs.

 

NPS LogoNational Park Service Map of National Register Properties
Interactive map of Nevada linking to National Register listed resources.

National Park Service Database
List of properties on the National Register of Historic Places and links to their National Register Nomination forms and photographs.

 

NDOT LogoNevada Department of Transportation Historic Maps
Historic county and highway maps. Modern maps depicting the historic routes of the V&T railroad alignment, the Pony Express, emigrant trails, the Donner Party, and early explorers.

 

Wadsworth 1897 SanbornNevada History in Maps
Sanborn Insurance maps, General Land Office maps, and other historic maps.

 

oral history archiveOral History Archive
Searchable database of oral history transcripts conducted by the University of Nevada Department of History, Oral History Program.

 

Bullfrog Topo 1954United States Geological Survey Website
Find and download historic and current topographic maps.

 

Liberty Fire House in Gold Hill, Library of CongressWestern Nevada Historic Photo Collection
Historic photographs from western Nevada.