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Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps for Georgia Towns and Cities, 1884-1922 Information

Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps for Georgia Towns and Cities, 1884-1922 Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps for Georgia Towns and Cities, 1884-1922

The online collection consists of 4,445 maps by the Sanborn Map Company depicting commercial, industrial, and residential areas for 133 municipalities. Originally designed for fire insurance assessment, the color-coded maps relate the location and use of buildings, as well as the materials employed in their construction. The maps indicate which city utilities--such as water and fire service--were available.

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