Category: Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps

1921 Sanborn Fire Map – Hosston

The Sanborn Map Company produced fire-insurance maps starting in1867. The fire insurance maps show building footprints, building material, height or number of stories, building use, lot lines, road widths and water facilities. The maps also show street names and property boundaries of the time. This collection of maps is historically significant as it is sometimes the best detailed map of a town or city dating from the mid 1800s. This Fire Map of Hosston is dated 1921 and is hosted by the Library of Congress. Click on the map below to go to the map at the LOC.

1921 Sanborn Fire Map – Belcher

The Sanborn Map Company produced fire-insurance maps starting in1867. The fire insurance maps show building footprints, building material, height or number of stories, building use, lot lines, road widths and water facilities. The maps also show street names and property boundaries of the time. This collection of maps is historically significant as it is sometimes the best detailed map of a town or city dating from the mid 1800s. This Fire Map of Belcher is dated 1921 and is hosted by the Library of Congress. Click on the map below to go to the map at the LOC.

1921 Sanborn Fire Map – Mira

The Sanborn Map Company produced fire-insurance maps starting in1867. The fire insurance maps show building footprints, building material, height or number of stories, building use, lot lines, road widths and water facilities. The maps also show street names and property boundaries of the time. This collection of maps is historically significant as it is sometimes the best detailed map of a town or city dating from the mid 1800s. This Fire Map of Mira is dated 1921 and is hosted by the Library of Congress. Click on the map below to go to the map at the LOC.

1921 Sanborn Fire Map – Ida

The Sanborn Map Company produced fire-insurance maps starting in1867. The fire insurance maps show building footprints, building material, height or number of stories, building use, lot lines, road widths and water facilities. The maps also show street names and property boundaries of the time. This collection of maps is historically significant as it is sometimes the best detailed map of a town or city dating from the mid 1800s. This Fire Map of Ida is dated 1921 and is hosted by the Library of Congress. Click on the map below to go to the map at the LOC.