North Carolina Maps contains Historic Overlay Maps. The Gaston County Soil Survey, 1909 map shows the location of Lincoln Academy near Crowders Mountain. Interface allows users to compare overlay 1909 map with a current Google street map.
Digital Sanborn Maps, 1867-1970, provides access to large-scale maps of North Carolina towns and cities.
The Gastonia Mill District Apr. 1930-Nov. 1942 map shows the location of Lincoln Academy.
Log into NC Live with your library card. Choose Genealogy & Historical Maps, then select Sanborn Maps, North Carolina.
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