1819 White Oak Road
Raleigh NC 27608
Michael T. Southern is a 1973 graduate in Art History from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Since 1974 he has worked as an architectural historian for the State Historic Preservation Office, N.C. Office of Archives and History. He is coauthor with colleagues of three field guides to the historic architecture of North Carolina published by the UNC Press between 1996 and 2003. Click here for more information about the guides. Southern prepared all the maps for the guides, and has since provided maps and drawings for over 40 other books and articles by other authors.
- Mayflower Cup, 1997, Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of North Carolina, for the best North Carolina work of non-fiction (with Catherine W. Bishir).
- Antoinette Forrester Downing Award, Society of Architectural Historians, 1998, for best published architectural survey in the United States (with Catherine W. Bishir).
- Award of Merit, 1997, American Association for State and Local History (with Catherine W. Bishir).
- Robert E. Stipe Professional Award, 2000, Preservation North Carolina
- Christopher Crittenden Memorial Award, 2003, North Carolina Literary and Historical Association, for contributions to the preservation of North Carolina history (with Catherine W. Bishir).
- North Caroliniana Society Book Award, 2004 (with Catherine W. Bishir).
Books with Maps and Other Graphics by Michael Southern
Press Universityof North Carolina
Eubanks, Georgann. Literary Trails of the
: A Guidebook. 22 maps North Carolina Mountains
________________. Literary Trails of the
North Carolina Piedmont: A Guidebook. 20 maps.
Baker, Ellen R. On Strike and On Film: Mexican American Families and Blacklisted Filmmakers in Cold War
. 2 maps of America . New Mexico
French, Jan Hoffman. Legalizing Identities: Becoming Black or Indian in
’s Northeast. 2 maps Brazil
Harland-Jacobs, Jessica L. Builders of Empire: Freemasons of British Imperialism, 1717-1927 – 1 map and 1 chart
Hsieh, Wayne Wei-siang. West Pointers and the Civil War: The Old Army in War and Peace. 4 maps of Mexican War and Civil War campaigns.
Hudson, Angela Pulley. Creek Paths and Federal Roads: Indians, Settlers, and Slaves and the Making of the American South. 4 maps.
Kelley, Mary, and Robert A. Gross, editors. A History of the Book in
. Volume 2: An Extensive Republic: Print, Culture, and Society in the New Nation, 1790-1840. 8 charts. America
Little, M. Ruth. The Town and Gown Architecture of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 1795-1975. 13 maps.
Margariti, Roxani Eleni.
Adenand the Indian Ocean Trade: 150 Years in the Life of a Medieval . 4 maps & 2 figures. Arabian Port
McIlvenna, Noeleen. A Very Mutinous People: The Struggle for
, 1660-1713. 2 eastern NC maps North Carolina
McLaurin, Melton A.. The Marines of Montford Point:
’s First Black Marines. 4 maps, America and Pacific campaigns in WW II. Camp Lejeune
Miles, Tiya. The House on Diamond Hill: A Cherokee
Story. 1 map. Plantation
Montgomery, Michael, and Ellen Johnson. The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture – Volume5: Language. 4 maps
Whisnant, Anne Mitchell. Super-Scenic Motorway: A Blue Ridge Parkway History. 6 maps
Ray, Celeste, editor. The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture – Volume 6: Ethnicity. SE Indians,
Africa, 3 maps
Simpson, Bland. The
: A Carolinian’s Sound Country Chronicle. 3 maps of north, central, and south NC coast. Inner Islands
Yellin, Jean Fagan. The Harriet Jacobs Family Papers. 1 map of Jacobs’ speaking tour itinerary in
. New York
Walden, Michael L. North Carolina in the Connected Age: Challenges and Opportunities in a Globalizing Economy. 9 figures (no maps)
Press Cornell University
Bittner, Stephen V.. The Many Lives of Khrushchev’s Thaw: Experience and Memory in Moscow's Arbat . 1 map, Arbat neighborhood in
Burnham, Louisa A.. So Great a Light, So Great A Smoke: The Beguin Heretics of
. 2 maps Languedoc
Henry, Laura A. Red to Green: Environmental Activism in Post-Soviet
. 1 map. Russia
Symes, Carol. Theater and Public Life in Medieval
(2007). Maps of City of Arras Arrasand . 2 maps France
Historical Society South Dakota
Wilson, Jerry. Waiting for Coyote's Call: An Eco-Memoir from the
Missouri RiverBluff. 1 map- Upper Midwest
Talbott, Starley. Along the Grapevine Trail: Vineyards and Wineries in
South Dakota, Wyoming, and . 4 maps Nebraska
Julin, Suzanne Barta. A Marvelous
Hundred SquareMiles: Black HillsTourism, 1880-1941. 2 maps: South Dakotastate map and the Black Hills.
Lawson, Michael L. Dammed Indians Revisited: The Continuing History of the Pick-Sloan Project and the
Missouri RiverSioux. 2 maps. and Indian reservations/river impoundments in ND, SD, and NE. Missouri River basin
Conover, Sarah, and Chen Hui. Harmony: A Treasury of Chinese Wisdom for Children and Parents. 1 color map of
Press Johns Hopkins University
Lansford, Tyler. The Latin Inscriptions of
: A Walking Guide. 16 maps, one of Rome and the others of neighborhoods in Rome showing the locations of inscriptions. Rome
Universityof Georgia Press
Eelman, Bruce W. Entrepreneurs in the Southern Upcountry: Commercial Culture in
, 1845-1880. 2 maps Spartanburg, South Carolina
Universityof Virginia Press
Little, Margaret Ruth. Coastal Cottage: A Personal History of the Piazza House. 1 map.
Archives & History Publications
Knapp, Richard F., and Brent D. Glass. Gold Mining in
: A Bicentennial History. 1 map. North Carolina
Bishir, Catherine W. The
. Bellamy Mansion
Bishir, Catherine W. The House
MarinaBuilt: Cherry Hill, A House and its Family (2004). Privately printed. Plantation
Bishir, Catherine W.. "Jacob W. Holt, An American Builder," Winterthur Portfolio (Spring, 1980), reprinted in Catherine W. Bishir, Southern Built: American Architecture, Regional Practice (2006).
Gray, Sam. The Roads of Madison County, in May We All Remember Well, edited by Robert Brunk. One color map of
Madison Countyand part of . Buncombe County
regions – for Kentucky Parks System brochure. Kentucky Park
The series by Catherine Bishir, Michael Southern, and Jennifer Martin, published by the UNC Press 1996-2003, all with many county, city, and regional maps:
A Guide to the Historic Architecture of
Eastern North Carolina(1996)
A Guide to the Historic Architecture of
Western North Carolina(1999
A Guide to the Historic Architecture of Piedmont
(2003) North Carolina
County/municipal architectural surveys:
(Jennifer Martin)- county map Duplin County
(Claudia Roberts Brown, Diane Lea, Dan Pezzoni) - county map Hyde County
(Dan Pezzoni et al) - county map Watauga County
(Ken McFarland) - map of Raleigh & Gaston Railroad Warren County
Chapel Hill(M. Ruth Little) - town map and multiple neighborhood maps
(Penne Sandbeck) - county map Greene County
(Dru York et al) - 3 drawings; two floor plans and one framing drawing Halifax County