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A historical map is an archive of information and is able to convey (tell us) historical information in a way no other resource can. With a map we can visualize a places history in a way that a story, letter, or other record is unable to. A map portrays information from a "time in place" about a "place in time". This allows users to interpret what they see and reach a new understanding about the history and development through these maps.
A well-designed map can communicate historical information to readers faster than text can.
Maps also present information which may have previously unknown about a region, for example:
Using these historical maps and interpreting them we are able to reconstruct past information that may have otherwise been unable to identify. In addition, we are able to visualize place-names, boundaries or physical features that have been erased in modern times.
What other value do historical maps hold?