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Fire Insurance and Real Estate Atlases of Boston @ the BPL

An overview of fire insurance and real estate atlases of Boston at the Boston Public Library

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You can find an atlas by location using our tool, Atlascope

You can learn how to use Atlascope from the Atlascope User Manual

Warning! There are a few Boston atlases that the library holds physical copies of, but are not available in Atlascope. We cannot provide full direct access to imagery still covered by copyright, so many of our Sanborn atlases from after 1924 are available for in-library use only. You can use the "List" tab of this libguide to find citations for all Boston atlases physically held by the BPL.