This collection consists of 33 early American maps documenting the Trans-Allegheny region between 1631 and 1881 collected by Carlton D. Weaver. Sizes, formats, and printing processes vary greatly. Of particular note are maps featuring railroads and coal. Maps numbered 12 and 13 are high-quality reproductions; the others are original.
Special collections material is obtained from many sources and is intended primarily for research and educational purposes. Certain works may be protected by copyright, trademark, or related interests not governed by the department. It is up to the researcher to verify that they have permission to use these materials for publication or other activities.
Access and Use
: A portion of this collection has been digitized and is available online.
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Special Collections, Morrow Library
One John Marshall Drive
Huntington, WV 25755
Carlton D. "Buck" Weaver Map Collection, Accession No. 2015/07.0826, Special Collections Department, Marshall University, Huntington, WV.