Collection of Maps and Plans

carte seaThe maps and plans collection represents a subdivision of the records of the Fonds of the Resident Superior of Cambodia 1863-1954. Colonial maps and plans, found during the process of reorganizing the holdings, were repaired and placed in special storage. There are maps of Cambodia, of the provinces, cadastral plans, architectural plans of government buildings and the Royal Palace, as well as various commercial, political posters and public announcements. Most are cross-referenced to specific files within the collection of the Résidence Supérieure from which they originated but were removed for conservation purposes.

Size of collection: 586 documents
Finding aids: Printed catalogues.