Maps of Nebraska

 
  
 
 
This site endeavors to provide information regarding the history and development of the area delineated as Nebraska, whether as an unorganized region, a territory, or, as now, a state.  Part of the site also answers questions about Nebraska as it is today. I collect old and antique maps both for personal research and as "artifacts" in classroom, museum, and community presentations.  All material, including images, on this site is for free public use.
 
 
 
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Colton's New Sectional Map of the State of Nebraska

by G.W. & C.B. Colton (Published between 1866-1878; 1866 differs in title, being prior to statehood)

 

Sectional Map of Nebraska / Cram's New Sectional Map of Nebraska 

by George F. Cram / Western Map Depot (Published between 1871-1886)

 

*The two maps listed above have a cover title of "New Sectional Map of Nebraska and Part of Dakota"*

 

The Territory of Nebraska

by Quin, Smith, and Van Zandt (Published in 1857, 1858, and 1860)

 

Nebraska and Kansas

by J.H. Colton (Published in 1854 [3 states] 1855-56, and 1857)

 

New Sectional & Township Map of Nebraska

by L. W. Wight (Published tipped into Historical Atlas of the World Illustrated by Higgins, 1876)

 

Railway and Township Map of Nebraska

by E. Mendenhall (Published between 1869-1871) 

 

 Wells' New Sectional Map of Nebraska

by J.G. Wells (Published in 1857)

 

Sectional Map of Nebraska Territory (or Ream's Map of Nebraska)

by Robert L. Ream / E. Mendenhall (Published in 1857 and 1858)

 

Map of Nebraska (or New Sectional Map of Nebraska)

by Charles Brewster / H.R. Page and Company (Published between 1879-1885)

 

Chapman's Sectional Map of the Surveyed Part of Nebraska

by Silas Chapman (Published in 1869 and, possibly, 1870)

 

Map of Nebraska (or New Sectional Map of Nebraska)

by State Journal Publishers (Published between 1880-1897)

 

Rand, McNally & Co.'s New Sectional Map of Nebraska (or Sectional Map of Nebraska)

by Rand, McNally and Company (Published between 1886-1906)

 

Sectional Nebraska and Kansas

by James Lowe (published by Rufus Blanchard in 1855/1856; possibly 1858/1859)

 

Blanchard's Guide Map of Nebraska

by Rufus Blanchard (Published in 1868 [undated] 1869-1870, & 1876)

 

New Sectional Map of Nebraska

by Henry Stebbins / Weir Plow Co. (Published in 1879)

 

Kansas and Nebraska, with Maps

by J.H. Colton (Published in 1855 & 1856)

 

Map of Oregon, California, New Mexico, N.W. Texas and the Proposed Territory of Ne-bras-ka

by Rufus B. Sage (1846 Edition)

(published in Scenes in the Rocky Mountains, and in Oregon, California, New Mexico, Texas, and the Grand Prairies . . . ) (1846)

 

Johnson's County, Township and Sectional Kansas and Nebraska

by A.J. Johnson (Published in 1860)

*The map listed above has a cover title of "Colton's Sectional Map of Kansas and Nebraska"*

(A.J. Johnson absorbed Colton's business in 1859; Colton and his sons re-acquired it by 1861/62)

 

Map of Nebraska

by Rufus Blanchard (Published tipped into Hand-book of Nebraska by J.A. Bent) (map engraved "1869"; book copyrighted in 1868)

 

Kansas and Nebraska

by Morse and Gaston (Published in 1856; plate [slightly modified] used by J.G. Wells, with same title, in 1856 & 1857)

  

Colton's Sectional Map of Nebraska / New Sectional Map of Nebraska 

by J.H. Colton & Co. (Published in 1858)

 

Map of the State of Nebraska

by James H. Noteware (published by State Board of Immigration in 1873)

 

Map of Nebraska and Kansas Territories

by Seth Eastman (Published late summer/early fall 1854) 

Map of Kansas and Nebraska Territories

by Mellen & Co., Chicago (Published late 1854/early 1855; postdates above map)

Mendenhall's Map of Nebraska

by E. Mendenhall (1858-1859) (?)

 

Plat Maps

(Any original hamlet, village, town, or city plats)

 
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