The Maps Digital Collection contains a selection of historical maps from the Special Collections in McCain Library & Archives. Many of the maps feature Mississippi in the 1800s.
The Interactive Historical Map Viewer contains a selection of historical maps from the Map Collection that have been georeferenced and layered over a current basemap. The transparency of the historical map can be manipulated to compare the two layers. Currently represented regions include Mississippi, Louisiana, the eastern United States, and Central and South America.
Content of the viewer is for educational purposes only. The University of Southern Mississippi makes no claims to the accuracy or reliability of the data, nor will accept liability for this applications use.