GIS Data Inventory

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A new population map of the United States (1932)

Date: 1932
Creator: Floyd A. Stilgenbauer
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Scale: 1:8,400,000
Access: web
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Population distribution by dots; explanation of dot method; 11 urban insets; Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit, Los Angeles, New York, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, San Fransisco, St. Louis.
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ArcUSA 1:2M 1992 (1992)

Date: 1992
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 (1999)

Date: 1999
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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Carte géologique de l'Amerique du nord : dressée d'apres les sources officielles des Etats Unis, du Canada, de la République du Mexique, de la Commission du Chemin de Fer Intercontinental, etc. (1906) (1906)

Date: 1906
Creator: Henry Gannett, Bailey Willis
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Scale: 1:5,000,000
Access: web
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1 map on 4 sheets.
Rocks classed by age & type.Text in French, English, and Spanish.
Insets : Windward Islands, Aleutian Islands.
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ESRI Data Streetmap North America (2005)

Date: 2005
Creator: ESRI
Datum: D_WGS_1984
Projection: Geographic GCS_WGS_1984
Scale: 100,000
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StreetMap North America is a dataset in Smart Data Compression (SDC) format that provides streets display, routing, and geocoding for the United States and Canada. It contains 2005 TeleAtlas streets that were enhanced by ESRI and TeleAtlas, and prepared for routing within the StreetMap Find Route dialog. StreetMap North America data is provided in the ESRI Data & Maps Media Kit on the ESRI Data & Maps and StreetMap North America DVD.More recent streets data for the United States, Canada, and Europe are available with the StreetMap Premium products. For more information, visit www.esri.com and select Data under the Products tab. http://www.library.utoronto.ca/datalib/datart/maplib/data/ESRI/Streetmap_na/help.htm
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Geo.data.gov (various)

Date: various
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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Geocoder .ca ()

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Access: web
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Geocode any North American location for free.
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Geologic assessment of coal in the Gulf of Mexico coastal plain (2011)

Date: 2011
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Datum: NAD83
Projection: geographic
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Access: CD-ROM [461]
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Interactive PDF report and GIS data pertaining to assessment of coal deposits in the Gulf of Mexico Coastal Plain.
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GIS Tutorial for Health 2007 (2007)

Date: 2007
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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Global Forest Watch Data Warehouse (1950s-2000s)

Date: 1950s-2000s
Creator: World Resources Institute
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Access: Web
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Imperial map of the United States of America (1959)

Date: 1959
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
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Scale: 1:4,000,000
Access: Web
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Relief by shading & spot hts.; highways with route nos.; railroads; place names; nat'l parks; CEN 101; Insets: [Alaska] -- [Aleutian Islands] -- Hawaiian Islands -- [Oahu].
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Land Use in Greater Boston, 1960 (1962)

Date: 1962
Creator: Greater Boston Economic Committee
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Scale: 1:134,112
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To compile this information the Greater Boston Economic Committee compiled and edited existing land use information and conducted field surveys in communities for which no information was available. Greater Boston Economic Committee is an associate center of the Committee for Economic Development.
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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 (1950?)

Date: 1950?
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 (2000?1990)

Date: 2000?1990
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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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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The gardener’s map of the growing seasons for the United States (1916)

Date: 1916
Creator: William Gardner Reed, Charles Franklin Brooks, F.J. Marschner
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Projection: Polyconic
Scale: 1:8,000,000
Access: web
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out of copyright. 1 colour main map showing average date of last killing frost in spring, with 4 ancillary maps showing killing frost and precipitation data. Includes planting and spraying tables on verso. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
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The United States (1959)

Date: 1959
Creator: American Geographical Society
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Projection: Bipolar oblique conic conformal proj.
Scale: 1:5,000,000
Access: Web
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Special Edition prepared for Nelson Doubleday Inc. 'Know Your America Program' by American Geographical Society.
Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Shows roads; railroads; boundaries.
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United States (c1951)

Date: c1951
Creator: George Philip & Son.
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Projection: Lambert's azimuthal equal area proj.
Scale: 1:7,500,000
Access: Web
Description:
ARJ-6741.
Panel title.
Relief by shading and spot heights. Shows international and state boundaries and capitals; transportation; insets show Alaska, New York harbour, District of Columbia and Washington, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.
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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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Access: Web
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United States of America (1923)

Date: 1923
Creator: National Geographic Society (U.S.)
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Projection: Polyconic proj.
Scale: 1:5,250,000
Access: Web
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Relief by hypsometric tints; state boundaries & capitals; railroads; major hwys.; 16 urban insets.
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United States Road Network Files ()

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Creator: GDT
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Access: Web
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[Postal telegraph lines in the United States and Canada] ([190-?])

Date: [190-?]
Creator: Postal Telegraph-Cable Company
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Scale: [1:6,200,000]
Access: web
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U.S. telegraph & Canadian Pacific telegraph routes; map is cut from larger sheet.
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