Collection

  • Erno Bonebakker Collection

    A collection of modern topographical maps and charts. None have been formally cataloged.Collection DonorErno Bonebakker is a resident of Portland, Me., and a former board member of the Friends of the Osher Map Library....

  • Roger Baskes Collection

    A set of the annual reports of the U.S. Coast Survey, 1844-1867 and the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (1868-1919), together with some related items. The collection is accessible through Osgood; use Osgood to browse the collection.Collection DonorRog...

  • Richard Auletta Collection

    This comprehensive collection of travel and tourism guidebooks from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries is especially strong in the publications of the Baedeker publishing house. The collection also includes railroad and bus schedules as well as r...

  • Harold L. and Peggy L. Osher Collection

    The Osher Collection comprises many thousands of sheet maps, atlases, globes, surveying instruments, and books, dating from the fifteenth through the twentieth century. The primary emphasis is on Maine, New England, and North America, but the collect...

  • Eleanor Houston and Lawrence M. C. Smith Collection

    The Smith Collection comprises 458 sheet maps, 685 atlases and books, and 62 terrestrial and celestial globes from the 16th through the 20th century. The globes are all on display in the specially built cases in the OML reading room. The Smiths' refe...

  • Peter H. Enggass Collection

    The Enggass collection comprises almost 150 sheet maps of the Iberian Peninsula and Spain, and of other Spanish territories, mostly from the period 1486 to 1850, together with some historical atlases and geographies from the nineteenth and twentieth ...