Project

Title
Alan M. Voorhees Map Collection  
Geographic Area
World and various parts of, Virginia, Chesapeake Bay and Eastern United States,  
Organization
Library of Virginia  

Descriptive Information

Url
http://digitool1.lva.lib.va.us:8881/  
Status
In-Process  
Publisher
Various  
Metadata Compiled
Yes  
Metadata Format
MARC21  
Num Items
90  
Scale
Various  
Years
1493 - 1864
Description
The Alan M. Voorhees Map Collection includes 67 map titles with more than 90 images from the Library of Virginia's map collection. This digitization project is from the exhibit Maps, Charts, & Atlases: The Alan M. Voorhees Collection at the Library of Virginia held from March 1, 2004-July 3, 2004. The maps Voorhees donated to the Library of Virginia focus on the exploration of the Chesapeake Bay area and the development of Virginia within the context of both European and American history.  

Technical Information

Download Available
Yes  
File Format (Original Scan)
TIFF  
File Format (Display)
JPG2000  
Resolution
 
Compression Ratio
 
Image Management Software
DigiTool  
Geo Referenced
No  
Rectified
Yes  
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Contact Information

Organization
Library of Virginia  
Name
Leah Thomas  
E-Mail
leah.thomas@lva.virginia.gov  
Phone
804-692-3612