This collection of 17th and 18th century maps depict California as an island.
Our Subject Librarians collect, curate, and maintain unique and important collections in all formats and subjects, ranging from rare books, maps, and manuscripts to web archives and data sets. The collections are international in scope and increasing numbers of these rare materials are available online. Selected notable collections are highlighted here; SearchWorks contains many others.
Antiquarian maps from all over the world.
18th and 19th century North and South American cartographic materials
Antiquarian maps of Africa from the collections of the late Dr. Oscar I. Norwich and the Stanford University Libraries.
450 maps and 50 field notebooks survey and map parts of California, Nevada, and Utah.
Maps of campus, other lands owned by Jane and Leland Stanford or the University, and adjacent communities.