Atlas of Historical County Boundaries
SUMMARY METADATA:  Oklahoma Historical Counties
After ECAI's model, based upon Dublin Core.
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DatasetTitle Oklahoma Historical Counties
DatasetType vector digital data
ServerType W2K, IIS 5.0, ArcIMS 9.x, Tomcat 5.0
CreationDate 2010
LastUpdated 2010-02-12
Descriptive Metadata
Title Oklahoma Historical Counties
Citation.PreferredStyle Will, Robert. Oklahoma Historical Counties. Data Set. Emily Kelley, digital comp. Atlas of Historical County Boundaries, ed. By John H. Long. Chicago: The Newberry Library, 2010. Available online from
Creator.PersonalName Robert Will, historical compiler
Subject Oklahoma Historical State and County Boundaries
Description Compilation of all changes in the size, shape, and location of all counties in Oklahoma from the creation of the first one to the end of 2000. Separate polygon for each version of a county in shapefile format, including attribute table, plus database, supplemental chronologies, bibliography, etc., in textual form.
Publisher The Newberry Library
Contributor.PersonalName Kelley, Emily, digital compiler
Contributor.PersonalName Long, John H., editor
Date 2010
Type Dataset
Format Shapefile
Format.Size 173 polygons, 7.114 MB
Source Sources listed in bibliography
Language eng
Coverage.WestBoundingCoordinate -107.571855
Coverage.EastBoundingCoordinate -89.098843
Coverage.NorthBoundingCoordinate 41.995099
Coverage.SouthBoundingCoordinate 25.837377
Coverage.t.early 1804-10-01
Coverage.t.late 2000-12-31
Coverage.PlaceName Oklahoma
Coverage.Spatial.Resolution 1:100,000
Coverage.Spatial.Georeference County
Coverage.Temporal.Interval 1 day
Coverage.AlternativeMetadata See Full FGDC Metadata here
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