Thursday, April 5, 2012

31. IUPUI: Sanborn and Biast Maps Online

The Sanborn and Biast Fire Insurance Maps are an interesting genealogy resource to explore the neighborhoods of our ancestors. The IUPUI Library website has several years worth of Indianapolis maps online and in living color. If you want to see the real thing [Large, impressive volumes!], visit the Smith Library at the Indiana Historical Society in Indy.