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The 'Map History' site contains information of different sorts.
The considerable amount of original material is marked (*) in the index below; short lists of links by (+); while single links have no symbol

For information about PLACES and REGIONS, go to the appropriate page of Web Articles
For INDIVIDUALS (cartographers, publishers, discoverers, etc.) see the People page of   'Web Articles'
If SUBJECTS are not found in this index, try the 'Themes' pages of Web Articles and Web Images; alternatively, search via FreeFind (the box above)

NB. The word 'map' is assumed in the index, i.e. look for Map Fairs under Fairs.

     A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z

A
Acknowledgements
Aerial [Air] Photographs
Amusement ('Unusual maps')
Ancient world
Antiquarian map dealers
Archaeology
Architecture (history)
Archive ('Map History')
Archives
Art (history) (+)
Articles (online) (+)
Astronomy (history)
Auctions (*)
Automobiles [road maps]
Aviation (history)
Awards (*)

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B
Bible History
Bibliographies (*)
Bibliography
Biographical Dictionaries (printed) (*)
Biography (online) (+)
Blogs
Book Reviews (+)
Books [and maps] (buying on the web)
Books on early maps (*)
British Library
British Library map catalogue (*)
Brussels Map Circle (BIMCC - formerly Brussels International Map Collectors' Circle)
Buying books and maps on the web
Buying maps (*)

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C
'Caert-Thresoor'
Calendar of Events
Calendars (early)
'Cambridge History of Cartography Seminar'
Cars [road maps]
Carta (Canadian Internet list)
Cartifacts (maps on unusual media)
Cartographic misconceptions ('Unusual maps')
'Cartographica Helvetica'
Cartography (+)
Catalan Atlas - commentaries or images
Catalogues (*)
CD-Roms
Celestial (history)
Children (*)
Chronogram dates (*)
Classical period
Clip-Art
Closing dates (+)
Collecting (*)
Collections (*)
College courses (*)
Compass Roses
Conferences (+)
Conferences (forthcoming)
Conferences (posting details to the web) (*)
Conservation
Contact details of researchers
Copyright (*)
Coronelli Society (Globes)
Costume
Courses (*)
Curatorship (librarianship)
Curiosities

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D
D-A-CH (German-language Internet list)
Dates (chronograms) (*)
Dating a map
David Woodward Memorial Fellowship (formerly Holzheimer Fellowship)
Deadlines in the history of cartography (+)
Dealers in maps (*)
Dealers in maps (online images) (+)
Dealers (map) list ('Mapsandprintsgb')
Definitions of the word 'map'
'Der Globusfreund' (now Globe Studies)
Digital preservation/Digitization
Digital projects concerning early mapping (*)
Directories (libraries) (*)
Directory. The International Directory of Researchers in Map History (an open source for contact information, current interests, research projects, and publications related to map history). Launched July 2013 - PLEASE JOIN
Discovery (history) (+)
Discussion lists/forums (*)
Distances
Doctorates (awarded) (*)
Doctorates (in progress) (*)

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E
Early Epochs
'Early Modern Literary Studies'
Ebstorf Map - commentaries or images
Electronic publications
Email addresses of researchers
Encyclopedias
Exhibitions
Exhibitions (online) [see entries marked + ; the same applies to the various Web Images pages]
Exploration (history) (+)

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F
Facsimiles (availability)
Facsimiles (likely to deceive) (*)
Fairs (*)
Fakes (*)
Family history resources (*)
Fantasy
Fellowships (+)
Fictional maps
Fiorini-Haardt Prize
Flags
Fordham Award
Forgeries (*)

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G
Games
Garden history
Gateway sites for the history of cartography (+)
Gazetteers
Genealogical resources (*)
Genealogy
Geographical names
'Geographia Antiqua'
Geography (+)
Geology (history)
GIS
Globe Studies
Globes (*)
Graduate courses (*)

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H
Hakluyt Society
Harley Fellowships (*)
Heraldry
Hereford Mappamundi
Hermon Dunlap Smith Center for the History of Cartography
HES Publishers
Historical Geography
Historical maps
'The History of Cartography' (Harley & Woodward)
History of... [look under the next word]
History (map) list
Holzheimer Fellowship (now 'David Woodward Memorial Fellowship')
How early maps were made (see 'Printing methods')
Humour
Hydrography (history)

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I
Illustrative elements on early maps
Images (citing)
Images (creating) (*)
Images (finding) (*)
Images (innovative sites) (*)
Images (quality) (*)
Images (sources)
Imaginary maps ('Unusual maps')
'Imago Mundi: the International Journal for the History of Cartography' (*)
Imago Mundi Prize
IMCoS-Helen Wallis Award
Instruments (scientific)
International Cartographic Association
International Commission for the History of Nautical Science and Hydrography
International Conferences on the History of Cartography (*)
International Coronelli Society for the Study of Globes
International Coronelli Society Prize
The International Directory of Researchers in Map History (an open source for contact information, current interests, research projects, and publications related to map history). Launched July 2013 - PLEASE JOIN
International Map Collectors' Society (IMCoS)
International Society of the Curators of Early Maps (ISCEM)
Internet Lists (*)
Internet tips
ISHMap-list
Islamic images ('Islamic')
Islamic texts ('Islamic')

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J
J.B. Harley Fellowships (*)
Jigsaws
'Journal of the International Map Collectors' Society (IMCoS)'
Journals (+)

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K
Kartographiehistorisches Colloquium

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L
Landscape history
Latest news
Latin place names
Latitude and longitude
Lectures (+)
Librarianship
Libraries (*)
Libraries (articles about)
Library of Congress
lis-maps (UK Internet list)
Lists of links (*)
Lists (discussion) (*)
Literary maps
Literature (printed) (*)
Literature (Web)
Longitude and latitude

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M
Magazines (+)
Magnetic declination
Mailing lists (Internet)
Map... [look under the next word]
Map Dealers list ('Mapsandprintsgb')
'Map Forum' (online journal)
MapHist Forum
'Map History' archive
'Mapline'
Mappaemundi
'Maps and Society' talks (*)
Mapsellers (*)
Maps-L (Internet list for modern maps)
Maptrade Internet list
Maritime history (+)
Marketplace (+)
Measuring and defining space
Medieval history
Meetings (+)
Mental maps
'Mercator's World'
Microfilms
Military history
Modern maps (+)
Money
Mountains
Museums
Myths

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N
National Archives, U.K. (formerly Public Record Office)
Navigation (history)
Nebenzahl Lectures
Newberry Library (atlas collection)
News (*)
Newsgoups
Newsletters (*)
Non-print publications

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O
Oddities
Online... [look under the next word]
Organisations
Origin of this site
Other topics that might be of interest (+)
'Oxford Seminars in Cartography'

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P
Parents (*)
People (online sources - general) (+)
People (online sources - specific) (+)
People (printed sources) (*)
Periodicals (+)
Philately (images)
Philately (text)
Pictures (*)
Piracy
Piri Reis
Places and place names (geographical names)
'The Portolan'
Portolan charts
Portraits of mapmakers
Preservation (digital)
Prices (*)
Primary sources
Prime meridians
Printing methods (see under that heading)
Prizes (*)
Projects (digital) (*)
Projections
Public Record Office (now The National Archives, U.K.)

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Q
Quick guide to the site (*)
Quotations (*)

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R
Reading suggestions (*)
Reference
Related Subjects (+)
Researchers (*)
Reviews of books (+)
Ristow Essay Prize
Road maps
Roadmaps-L (Internet list)
Roman maps ('Ancient World')

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S
Saints
Sales (*)
Scales (antique)
Scanned maps (*)
School (*)
Scientific instruments
Screen saver (antique maps)
Search engines (for images) (*)
Searching (library catalogues) (*)
Searching the web
Security (libraries and archives) (+)
SHD Essay Prize
Ships (researching)
Ships
Site history
SITEMAP
Slide sets
Smiley, E.Forbes (thefts)
Societies (*)
Society for the History of Discoveries (SHD)
Special topics with relevance to early maps
Stamps, postal (images) [see under 'Philately']
Stamps, postal (text) [see under 'Philately']
Stolen maps and books (*)
Summary of the site (*)
Surveying (history)

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T
Talks (+)
Teachers (*)
'Terrae Incognitae'
Text online (+)
Texts (online) (+)
Thanks
Theft (maps and books) (*)
Theoretical and interpretative works (*)
Theoretical element in texts (look for entries preceded with * in the 'Web Articles' pages)
Theses (+)
Town plans (facsimiles)
Translation (including the whole of this site)
Travel (discoveries)

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U
Union catalogues (*)
University courses (*)
University of Chicago Press
Unusual maps [historical] on the Web (Bill Thoen)
Unusual media ('Cartifacts')

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V
Videos and video disks
Viewing maps online (*)
Vinland Map
Virginia Garrett Lectures

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W
War
Warburg talks (*)
Weblogs
What's New? (+)
'Who's Who in the History of Cartography' (*)
Wrecks

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