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The Historic Atlas of Iowa Counties is available online at the following address:
Each Atlas CD consists of 9 bordering counties making up 1 of 11 Zones that depict all of
Iowa's 99 counties; 192 city and village plats are also included in this series. Each
individual Zone Atlas contains high resolution scanned images of vintage 1875 county and
city maps that are presented in Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF).
Each map may include the following 19th century features:
* roads, railroads and canals
* cities, towns and villages
* post offices and government sites
* one-room schoolhouses, churches and cemeteries
* rivers, streams and ferries
* racetracks, fairgrounds and picnic groves
* industrial sites, furnaces and mills
* early homesteads and farms
* and much, much more
The Historic Atlas of Iowa series may be an invaluable aid to Genealogists, Historians and
other researchers of 19th century Iowa places. The Adobe Acrobat Reader for MS Windows is
needed to view, zoom, pan and print from the PDF map images contained in this atlas; and
is included free on each CD. No other software is necessary.
The CD's are also available for discount purchase on eBay:
Atlas and maps of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio and Wisconsin are also available at
the URL below.
Historic Atlas Series
19th century county and city maps on CD