Title and statement of responsibility area
San Francisco Bay Map Collection
General material designation
- Cartographic material
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Title statements of responsibility
- Variations in title: Previously known as the Neal Harlow Collection.
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Statement of scale (cartographic)
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73 x 123 cm and smaller
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Dates of creation area
- Harlow, Neal
Physical description area
86 maps : lith. and photocopy ; various scales ; 73 x 123 cm and smaller.
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Scope and content
Collection consists of maps (in the form of photocopies, sketches, and photographs) used by Neal Harlow while writing his book The Maps of San Francisco Bay.
Immediate source of acquisition
Neal Harlow brought these materials with him to UBC from California when he took his position as University Librarian. He donated the collection to UBC when he left in 1961.
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Location of originals
These maps are located in the archives vault, cabinet 1, drawer 8. Please ask archives staff for access.
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Uploaded finding aid
Original maps date from 1771 to 1941.
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Name access points
- Harlow, Neal (Collector)