The map collection includes maps from around the world, with a focus on Maryland and especially Baltimore City. The collection contains large, medium, and small maps as well as maps from the Baltimore City Life Museums Collection.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research use.
Conditions Governing Use
The reproduction of materials in this collection may be subject to copyright restrictions. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine and satisfy copyright clearances or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information visit the MCHC’s Rights and Permissions page.
Language of Materials
The map collection is arranged into twelve geographical and topical series, including: Baltimore City; Non-Baltimore cities; Maryland Counties; Maryland; Middle Atlantic; Military and wars; North America and United States; Other subjects; Transportation; Waterways; and World.
- Guide to the maps collection
- In Progress
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Code for undetermined script
- 2020-03-05: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by Emily Somach.