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  • “Subterranean World” by Athanasius Kircher of the Society of Jesus in 1668. Mundus subterraneus Date: 1668 Author: Athanasius Kircher Dwnld: Full Size (9.5mb) 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. I'm assuming that Athanasius Kircher's Mundus Subterraneus (“Subterranean World”?) is a religious work, because it's far too...

    “Subterranean World” Illustration (1668)

    “Subterranean World” by Athanasius Kircher of the Society of Jesus in 1668. Mundus subterraneus Date: 1668 Author: Athanasius Kircher Dwnld: Full Size (9.5mb) 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. I'm assuming that Athanasius Kircher's Mundus Subterraneus (“Subterranean World”?) is a religious work, because it's far too...
  • 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...
  • The Atlas of the United States Printed for the Use of the Blind Atlas of the United States Printed for the Use of the Blind Date: 1837 Author: Cray, Howe & Ruggles Dwnld: Full Size 01 || 02 Source: DRMC Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other featured maps that you might want to check out....

    DRMC: Amazing “U.S. Atlas for the Blind”

    The Atlas of the United States Printed for the Use of the Blind Atlas of the United States Printed for the Use of the Blind Date: 1837 Author: Cray, Howe & Ruggles Dwnld: Full Size 01 || 02 Source: DRMC Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other featured maps that you might want to check out....
  • 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 –...
  • Powder horn with hand-drawn map of the Hudson River (above Albany), Mohawk River, Niagara region, and Lake Ontario in New York Province. Hudson Valley powderhorn map (1758) Date: 1758 Author: unknown Dwnld: Full Size (16.00mb) 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 New York that you might want to check...

    Hudson Valley powderhorn map (1758)

    Powder horn with hand-drawn map of the Hudson River (above Albany), Mohawk River, Niagara region, and Lake Ontario in New York Province. Hudson Valley powderhorn map (1758) Date: 1758 Author: unknown Dwnld: Full Size (16.00mb) 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 New York that you might want to check...
  • The east coast of Florida is paradise regained. Promotional map of Florida (1898) Date: 1898 Author: J.P. Beckwith Dwnld: Full Size (15.04mb) 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 Florida that you might want to check out. With a name like "The East Coast of Florida is Paradise Regained", J.P....

    “Florida is Paradise Regained” map (1898)

    The east coast of Florida is paradise regained. Promotional map of Florida (1898) Date: 1898 Author: J.P. Beckwith Dwnld: Full Size (15.04mb) 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 Florida that you might want to check out. With a name like "The East Coast of Florida is Paradise Regained", J.P....
  • A synopsis of the universe, or, the visible world epitomiz'd Wright's Celestial Map of the Universe (1742) Date: 1742 Author: Tomas Wright Dwnld: Full Size (19.52mb) 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 you might want to check out. Thomas Wright was an 18th-Century English astronomer who was credited...

    Wright’s Celestial Map of the Universe (1742)

    A synopsis of the universe, or, the visible world epitomiz'd Wright's Celestial Map of the Universe (1742) Date: 1742 Author: Tomas Wright Dwnld: Full Size (19.52mb) 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 you might want to check out. Thomas Wright was an 18th-Century English astronomer who was credited...
  • 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......