Rare and Distinctive Maps

Identity elements

referentie code

US TxSaT SC.025

Name and location of repository




Rare and Distinctive Maps


  • 1780-1975 (Vervaardig)


Naam van de archiefvormer


Institutionele geschiedenis

The staff of Trinity University Special Collections and Archives will, upon occasion, assemble an artificial collection of related materials to serve as a teaching collection.

Content and structure elements

Bereik en inhoud

Artificial collection of rare and distinctive maps in Coates Library Special Collections and Archives. Contains thirty-eight maps, with subjects ranging from cities to the world.


Maps are arranged in series and subseries by geographic location depicted. Within each subseries, maps are arranged in chronological order.

Conditions of access and use elements

Voorwaarden voor raadpleging

This collection is open and available to the public for research in the Special Collections & Archives reading room. The materials are non-circulating.

Physical access

Some items in this collection have also been cataloged in the general library catalog.

Technical access

Voorwaarden voor reproductie

The materials in this collection may be protected by copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code). The materials are available for personal, educational, and scholarly use. It is the responsibility of the researcher to locate and obtain permission from the copyright owner or his or her heirs for any other use, such as reproduction and publication.

Languages of the material

  • Engels
  • Frans
  • Duits

Scripts of the material

Taal en schrift aantekeningen


Acquisition and appraisal elements

Geschiedenis beheer

Directe bron van verwerving

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information


Additional materials may be added to this collection in the future.

Related materials elements

Bestaan en verblifplaats van originelen

Bestaan en verblijfplaats van kopieën

Related archival materials

Additional maps may be found in other collections within SCA's holdings. Please consult the library catalog or ask a librarian for assistance.

Related descriptions

Notes element

Specialized notes

  • Citation: Rare and Distinctive Maps. Coates Library Special Collections & Archives, Trinity University (San Antonio, Texas).

Alternative identifier(s)

Description control element

Regels of conventies


Sources used

Aantekeningen van de archivaris

Finding aid created by Colleen Hoelscher, September 7, 2021.


Onderwerp trefwoord

Naam ontsluitingsterm

Genre access points

Voorwaarden voor raadpleging en gebruik