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National Geographic May 1972 | onyxearth
Rare 1814 map of the United States including the short-lived State of Franklin (between Tennessee and North Carolina) ;p
Extract of a map of Stirlingshire dated 1654 by Johannes Blaeu
John Speed, tailor & tailor's son, produced ambitious history & atlas of Britain under patron Elizabeth I, before 1603. Maps notable for accuracy; town plans included on county maps. Popular from publication 1610-11; often republished for century. Anglesey map includes a town plan of Beaumaris.
Extremely detailed map of Belgian Rwanda - Burundi, 1938 #map #rwanda #burundu
Vintage Hawaii 1000 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle
Peru, 1640. With green and red sea monsters patrolling the Pacific ocean!
According to the old tradition, medieval cartographers would painstakingly sketch and illustrate maps of their known world. And in the blank areas of the map where they simply did not know what was there, they would write this simple, ominous Latin phrase: hc svnt dracones. Here be dragons.
Beautiful Maps : Photo
State Farm Road Atlas 1950
1779 map of Copenhagen, Denmark