Special Archive

  • Gospel temperance railroad map Gospel temperance railroad map (1908) Date: 1908 Author: G E Bula Dwnld: Full Size (13.13mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other religious maps that you might want to check out. In honor of the 78th anniversary of the repeal of Prohibition in the U.S., December 5th, 1933....

    Gospel temperance railroad map (1908)

    Gospel temperance railroad map Gospel temperance railroad map (1908) Date: 1908 Author: G E Bula Dwnld: Full Size (13.13mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other religious maps that you might want to check out. In honor of the 78th anniversary of the repeal of Prohibition in the U.S., December 5th, 1933....
  • Simon Panser's visualization of a Solar Eclipse, from 1748. Solar Eclipse Chart Date: 1748 Author: Simon Panser Dwnld: Full Size (2mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other charts that you might want to check out. I'm gonna need a Dutch translation before I can make heads or tails of what's going on in this one....

    Dutch Eclipse Map by Panser (1748)

    Simon Panser's visualization of a Solar Eclipse, from 1748. Solar Eclipse Chart Date: 1748 Author: Simon Panser Dwnld: Full Size (2mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other charts that you might want to check out. I'm gonna need a Dutch translation before I can make heads or tails of what's going on in this one....
  • A map of the principal rivers shewing their courses, countries, and comparative lengths. Starling's map of the principal rivers shewing their courses, countries, and comparative lengths (1834) Date: 1834 Author: Thomas Starling Dwnld: Full Size (11.58mb) Source: Rumsey Map Collection Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other educational maps that you might want to check out....

    Starling’s map of comparative river lengths (1834)

    A map of the principal rivers shewing their courses, countries, and comparative lengths. Starling's map of the principal rivers shewing their courses, countries, and comparative lengths (1834) Date: 1834 Author: Thomas Starling Dwnld: Full Size (11.58mb) Source: Rumsey Map Collection Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other educational maps that you might want to check out....
  • Stream Of Time, Or Chart Of Universal History, From The Original German Of Strass. Revised By D. Haskel. Stream Of Time, Or Chart Of Universal History (1842) Date: 1842 Author: J H Colton Dwnld: Full Size (19.83mb) Source: Rumsey Map Collection Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other educational maps that you might want to check...

    Stream Of Time, Chart Of Universal History (1842)

    Stream Of Time, Or Chart Of Universal History, From The Original German Of Strass. Revised By D. Haskel. Stream Of Time, Or Chart Of Universal History (1842) Date: 1842 Author: J H Colton Dwnld: Full Size (19.83mb) Source: Rumsey Map Collection Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other educational maps that you might want to check...
  • An anciente mappe of Fairyland : newly discovered and set forth: (imaginary locality) / designed by Bernard Sleigh. Sleigh's map of Fairyland (1872) Date: 1920 Author: Bernard Sleigh Dwnld: Full Size (19.00mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of fictive places that you might want to check out. Bernard Sleigh's...

    Sleigh’s map of Fairyland (1872)

    An anciente mappe of Fairyland : newly discovered and set forth: (imaginary locality) / designed by Bernard Sleigh. Sleigh's map of Fairyland (1872) Date: 1920 Author: Bernard Sleigh Dwnld: Full Size (19.00mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of fictive places that you might want to check out. Bernard Sleigh's...
  • Comparative View Of The Heights Of The Principal Mountains Smith's Comparative View Of The Heights Of The Principal Mountains of the World (1816) Date: 1816 Author: Charles Smith Dwnld: Full Size (11.00mb) Source: DRMC Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other charts that you might want to check out. We've got a lot of "comparative heights"...

    Comparative View Of The Heights of Mountains (1816)

    Comparative View Of The Heights Of The Principal Mountains Smith's Comparative View Of The Heights Of The Principal Mountains of the World (1816) Date: 1816 Author: Charles Smith Dwnld: Full Size (11.00mb) Source: DRMC Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other charts that you might want to check out. We've got a lot of "comparative heights"...
  • Tableau comparatif de la forme et de la hauteur des principales montagnes du globe terrestre Goujon's Comparative Mountain Heigths (1850) Date: 1850 Author: J Andriveau-Goujon Dwnld: Full Size (14.88mb) Source: Rumsey Map Collection Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other educational maps that you might want to check out. Handsome, improbably-conical peaks; sinister, perpetually-erupting volcanoes; this...

    Goujon’s Comparative Mountain Heights (1850)

    Tableau comparatif de la forme et de la hauteur des principales montagnes du globe terrestre Goujon's Comparative Mountain Heigths (1850) Date: 1850 Author: J Andriveau-Goujon Dwnld: Full Size (14.88mb) Source: Rumsey Map Collection Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other educational maps that you might want to check out. Handsome, improbably-conical peaks; sinister, perpetually-erupting volcanoes; this...
  • Geographical conversation cards Melish's Geographical Conversation Cards (1824) Date: 1824 Author: John Graeme Melish Dwnld: Full Size (9.09mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other educational maps that you might want to check out. Here's an oddity from the Library of Congress, presented as much for the novelty value as anything. Flash...

    Melish’s Geographical Conversation Cards (1824)

    Geographical conversation cards Melish's Geographical Conversation Cards (1824) Date: 1824 Author: John Graeme Melish Dwnld: Full Size (9.09mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other educational maps that you might want to check out. Here's an oddity from the Library of Congress, presented as much for the novelty value as anything. Flash...
  • Geographical distribution of indigenous vegetation Henfrey's Geographical distribution of indigenous vegetation (1854) Date: 1854 Author: Arthur Henfrey Dwnld: Full Size (17.25mb) Source: Rumsey Map Collection Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other educational maps that you might want to check out. Henfrey's servicable and vaguely handsome chart of worldwide vegetation distribution.

    Henfrey’s distribution of vegetation (1854)

    Geographical distribution of indigenous vegetation Henfrey's Geographical distribution of indigenous vegetation (1854) Date: 1854 Author: Arthur Henfrey Dwnld: Full Size (17.25mb) Source: Rumsey Map Collection Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other educational maps that you might want to check out. Henfrey's servicable and vaguely handsome chart of worldwide vegetation distribution.
  • Passage de l'ombre de la Lune au travers de l'Europe dans l'éclipse de Soleil centrale et annulaire : qui s'observent le 1er avril 1764 Path of a European Eclipse in 1764 Date: 1764 Author: Mme. Le Paute Dagelet Dwnld: Full Size (16.65mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other Astronomy maps that...

    Path of a European Eclipse (1764)

    Passage de l'ombre de la Lune au travers de l'Europe dans l'éclipse de Soleil centrale et annulaire : qui s'observent le 1er avril 1764 Path of a European Eclipse in 1764 Date: 1764 Author: Mme. Le Paute Dagelet Dwnld: Full Size (16.65mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other Astronomy maps that...
  • Mountains and Rivers Colton's Comparative Mountains and Rivers (1855) Date: 1855 Author: J H Colton Dwnld: Full Size (14.88mb) Source: Rumsey Map Collection Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other educational maps that you might want to check out. One of the more handsome "Comparative Heights/Lengths" charts you'll find. This one by (some subordinate of) J...

    Colton’s Comparative Mountains and Rivers (1855)

    Mountains and Rivers Colton's Comparative Mountains and Rivers (1855) Date: 1855 Author: J H Colton Dwnld: Full Size (14.88mb) Source: Rumsey Map Collection Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other educational maps that you might want to check out. One of the more handsome "Comparative Heights/Lengths" charts you'll find. This one by (some subordinate of) J...
  • USGS 7.5” Topographic Standards and Specifications USGS 7.5” Topographic Standards and Specifications Date: 2002 Author: USGS Dwnld: Full Size (4.16mb) Source: USGS Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other USGS maps that you might want to check out. Tomorrow is the United States Geological Survey's 133rd birthday. In honor of one of my favorite institutions (and...

    Happy Birthday, USGS! (7.5” Standards and Specs)

    USGS 7.5” Topographic Standards and Specifications USGS 7.5” Topographic Standards and Specifications Date: 2002 Author: USGS Dwnld: Full Size (4.16mb) Source: USGS Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other USGS maps that you might want to check out. Tomorrow is the United States Geological Survey's 133rd birthday. In honor of one of my favorite institutions (and...
  • Rozel Point, SW, 7.5” Topo USGS' most fascinating Topo: Rozel Point SW (1969) Date: 1969 Author: USGS Dwnld: Full Size (26.28mb) Source: USGS Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of Utah that you might want to check out. The U.S. Geological Survey has been making their flagship paper map – the 7.5-minute quadrangle –...

    USGS’ most fascinating Topo: Rozel Point SW (1969)

    Rozel Point, SW, 7.5” Topo USGS' most fascinating Topo: Rozel Point SW (1969) Date: 1969 Author: USGS Dwnld: Full Size (26.28mb) Source: USGS Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of Utah that you might want to check out. The U.S. Geological Survey has been making their flagship paper map – the 7.5-minute quadrangle –...
  • Lloyd's New Political Chart, 1861 Lloyd's New Political Chart, 1861 Date: 1861 Author: H H Lloyd Dwnld: Full Size (17.38mb) Source: Rumsey Map Collection Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other educational charts that you might want to check out. Lot of info to parse, here, for any interested party. I don't have time to read...

    Lloyd’s New Political Chart (1861)

    Lloyd's New Political Chart, 1861 Lloyd's New Political Chart, 1861 Date: 1861 Author: H H Lloyd Dwnld: Full Size (17.38mb) Source: Rumsey Map Collection Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other educational charts that you might want to check out. Lot of info to parse, here, for any interested party. I don't have time to read...
  • Marshall Islands Stick Map Marshall Islands “Stick Map” (1920s) Date: 1920 Author: Unknown Dwnld: 01 (11.57mb); 02 (11.1mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other Non-Western maps that you might want to check out. Hard-core map geeks prolly already knew about this. But if you're a casual fan, or just starting out......

    Marshall Islands “Stick Maps” (1920s)

    Marshall Islands Stick Map Marshall Islands “Stick Map” (1920s) Date: 1920 Author: Unknown Dwnld: 01 (11.57mb); 02 (11.1mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other Non-Western maps that you might want to check out. Hard-core map geeks prolly already knew about this. But if you're a casual fan, or just starting out......
  • Creed crusher, or, spiritual mill for pulverizing creed &c., : God dwelleth not in temples made with hands, Acts 17 c. 24 v. Lewis' Creed Crusher; a Spiritual Mill for Pulverizing Creeds - Religious (1867) Date: 1867 Author: Thomas J Lewis Dwnld: Full Size (14.77mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other...

    Creed Crusher; a Mill for Pulverizing Creeds (1867)

    Creed crusher, or, spiritual mill for pulverizing creed &c., : God dwelleth not in temples made with hands, Acts 17 c. 24 v. Lewis' Creed Crusher; a Spiritual Mill for Pulverizing Creeds - Religious (1867) Date: 1867 Author: Thomas J Lewis Dwnld: Full Size (14.77mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other...