Sanborn Maps in the Missouri Valley Special Collections

All Kansas City Public Library locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 26, and will remain closed all day Thursday, November 27, for Thanksgiving.

The Missouri Valley Special Collections has bound volumes of Kansas City Sanborn maps and some Kansas City volumes and selected Missouri cities on microfilm.

Bound Volumes | Microfilm

Kansas City, Missouri, Sanborn Maps - Bound Volumes

Volume # Base Year Latest Update
1 1895 1907
  1909 1937
  1939 1956
1A 1939 1945
  1939 1954
2 1896 1907
  1909 1937
  1940 1950
  1940 1957
3 1896 1907
  1909 1939
4 1909 1941
  1909 1956
5 1909 1938
  1940  
6 1917 1945
  1917 1957
9 1930 1941
  1930 1953

Kansas City, Missouri, Sanborn Maps - Microfilm

Reel # Vol. # Base Year Latest Update
7 1 1895  
    1909  
  2 1896  
    1909  
  3 1896  
    1909  
8 1 1939  
  1A 1939  
  4 1909  
    1940  
  5 1909  
  6 1917  
9 1 1939  
  1A 1939 1950
  2 1940 1950
  3 1909 1950
  5 1940  
  9 1930  
10 4 1909 1951
  5 1940 1950
  6 1917 1950
10.1 1 1939 1969
  1A 1939 1963
  2 1940 1963
  3 1909 1963
  4 1909 1963
10.2 5
(includes "v.12")
1940 1963
  6 1917 1963
  9
(includes "v.10"
& "v.11")
1930 1963