Historic Maps of Bolivar

View maps of Bolivar from its earliest beginnings up until the early 1900's. 

The earliest map is a sketch of the original lot layouts for Bolivar, Tennessee dating from the early 1820's when Bolivar was moved from Hatchie Town.

Most of the maps in this section were produced by the Sanborn Map Company.

Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps for Bolivar, Hardeman County, TN include the following:


·  1886 – One Sheet*

·  1891 – Two Sheets*

·  1896 – Three Sheets*

·  1901 – Three Sheets**

·  1907 – Five Sheets**

·  1913 – Six Sheets**


Special thanks to these sources for these map images as these pictures provide 

vivid view of how Bolivar looked down through the ages.   

*Library of Congress


**University of Tennessee – Knoxville, TN - Hodges Library