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National Geographic Society (U.S.). Cartographic Division

Overview
Works: 2,063 works in 5,062 publications in 1 language and 54,107 library holdings
Genres: Maps  World atlases  World maps  Atlases  History  Physical maps  Remote-sensing maps  Outline maps  Topographic maps  Cartographic materials 
Roles: Composer, Cartographer, Editor, Other
Classifications: G1021, 912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about National Geographic Society (U.S.).
 
Most widely held works by National Geographic Society (U.S.).
National Geographic Atlas of the world by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents general-reference political maps. Includes special sections on the universe, the oceans, world resources, and geographic comparisons
The United States by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

90 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General map of the United States, showing cities, towns, roads, state divisions, etc
National Geographic atlas of the world by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

20 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents general-reference political maps. Includes special sections on the universe, the oceans, world resources, and geographic comparisons
South America by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

40 editions published between 1937 and 1994 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color map of South America showing roads, Pan American highway, railroads, airports, oil fields, oil pipe lines, ruins, passes, glaciers, dry salt lakes, cold and warm currents, countries, and cities. Also includes part of Central America: Panama, and parts of Costa Rica and Nicaragua
Africa by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

39 editions published between 1935 and 1998 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political map of Africa. Includes portions of Europe and the Middle East. Verso includes text and ancillary maps about the political development of the continent, and traces the history of independence
National Geographic atlas of the world by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1992 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

85 editions published between 1932 and 2001 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontières ; Topographie ; Bathymétrie ; Toponymie
Europe by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

41 editions published between 1944 and 2004 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asia and adjacent areas by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

21 editions published between 1933 and 1963 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color map of Asia showing railroads, roads, drainage, canals, airports, passes, ruins, water holes, oil fields/pipe lines, Great Wall of China, desert, volcanic debris, intermittent lakes, dry salt lakes, countries, and cities. Map extends west as far as Ireland; north as far as the North Pole; east as far as New Guinea; and south as far as Madagascar
Europe and the Near East by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

11 editions published between 1929 and 1952 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Philippines by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

9 editions published between 1945 and 1986 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Members of the National Geographic Society are urged to preserve carefully all maps published in their National Geographic Magazine as each map is one of a series."
China by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

20 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the main topographic map, maps of population size and distribution, and six historical maps
North America by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

30 editions published between 1924 and 1996 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A color map od North America, including Central America and the Caribbean. It shows landforms, drainage, national and U.S. state boundaries, cities, roads and railroads. A map fo the Aleutian Islands is inset
Southeast Asia by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

26 editions published between 1955 and 1968 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description générale avec relief
Indians of North America by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

21 editions published between 1972 and 1999 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A map of North and Central America showing the dispersement of Native American populations prior to colonization. Tribal boundaries are distinguished by color, and tribal names are labeled within the shaded boundaries. Includes textual articles briefly describing the cultures of each tribal boundary. Verso contains map titled "North America before Columbus" showing the ancient populations and settlements of North America from before 8000 B.C to A.D. 1000. Map includes textual articles describing the various prehistoric regions and illustrations and descriptions of prehistoric artifacts recovered from regions
Japan and Korea by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

26 editions published between 1945 and 1997 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color map of Japan and Korea showing railroads, roads, drainage, airports, oil fields, countries, and cities. Map extends west as far as Penki, China and north as far as Iman, U.S.S.R
Canada by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

41 editions published between 1936 and 2000 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Geographic map of Canada
Alaska by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

11 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Europe by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

16 editions published between 1957 and 1969 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indonesia by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )

10 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Geographic map of Indonesia
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
National Geographic atlas of the world National Geographic atlas of the world
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National Geographic atlas of the world
Alternative Names

controlled identityNational Geographic Maps (Firm)

controlled identityNational Geographic Society (U.S.). Cartographic Section

Cartographic division

Cartographic Division of the National Geographic Society

National Geographic Society (U.S.). Cartographic Division

National Geographic Society, Washington, D.C. Cartographic Division

NGS. Cartographic Division.

NGS (États-Unis). Cartographic division

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English (563)