World Maps Archive

  • Charles Joseph Minard's map of World immigration (French), from 1862. Charles Joseph Minard's map of World immigration Date: 1862 Author: Charles Joseph Minard Dwnld: Full Size (18.1mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other thematic maps that you might want to check out. Beautiful and quite brilliant map of world migration by Charles Joseph Minard. If...

    Minard’s Map of World Migration (1862)

    Charles Joseph Minard's map of World immigration (French), from 1862. Charles Joseph Minard's map of World immigration Date: 1862 Author: Charles Joseph Minard Dwnld: Full Size (18.1mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other thematic maps that you might want to check out. Beautiful and quite brilliant map of world migration by Charles Joseph Minard. If...
  • Outline of post-war new world map Gomberg's Outline of post-war new world map (1942) Date: 1942 Author: Maurice Gomberg Dwnld: Full Size (19.89mb) 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 world maps that you might want to check out. Here is the famous Gomberg Map, produced by Maurice Gomberg, of Philadelphia. Mr....

    Gomberg’s infamous “New World Order” map (1942)

    Outline of post-war new world map Gomberg's Outline of post-war new world map (1942) Date: 1942 Author: Maurice Gomberg Dwnld: Full Size (19.89mb) 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 world maps that you might want to check out. Here is the famous Gomberg Map, produced by Maurice Gomberg, of Philadelphia. Mr....
  • Chart of the principal animals of the World in their respective regions. Chart of the principal animals of the World in their respective regions (1831) Date: 1831 Author: William Woodbridge Dwnld: Full Size (5.02mb) 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. William Woodbridge's...

    Chart of Principal Animals of the World (1831)

    Chart of the principal animals of the World in their respective regions. Chart of the principal animals of the World in their respective regions (1831) Date: 1831 Author: William Woodbridge Dwnld: Full Size (5.02mb) 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. William Woodbridge's...
  • Vera totius expeditionis nauticae. Hondius' map of the World (1595) Date: 1595 Author: Jodocus Hondius Dwnld: Full Size (11.15mb) 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 the World that you might want to check out. Noted Flemish cartographer Jodocus Hondius' map of the world as it was known in 1595.

    Hondius’ map of the World (1595)

    Vera totius expeditionis nauticae. Hondius' map of the World (1595) Date: 1595 Author: Jodocus Hondius Dwnld: Full Size (11.15mb) 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 the World that you might want to check out. Noted Flemish cartographer Jodocus Hondius' map of the world as it was known in 1595.
  • Nova et accuratissima totius terrarum orbis tabula. Blaeu's map of the World (1684) Date: 1684 Author: Joan Blaeu Dwnld: Full Size (9.11mb) 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 the World that you might want to check out. Dutch cartographer Joan Blaeu's map of the world as it was known...

    Blaeu’s map of the World (1684)

    Nova et accuratissima totius terrarum orbis tabula. Blaeu's map of the World (1684) Date: 1684 Author: Joan Blaeu Dwnld: Full Size (9.11mb) 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 the World that you might want to check out. Dutch cartographer Joan Blaeu's map of the world as it was known...
  • August, Blue Marble Next Generation NASA's Blue Marble, Next Generation (2004) Date: 2004 Author: NASA Dwnld: Full Size (19.93mb) Source: NASA Visible Earth Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps made by Nasa that you might want to check out. Very high resolution (0.5km resolution) imagery of the planet Earth in the month of August;...

    NASA’s Blue Marble, Next Generation (2004)

    August, Blue Marble Next Generation NASA's Blue Marble, Next Generation (2004) Date: 2004 Author: NASA Dwnld: Full Size (19.93mb) Source: NASA Visible Earth Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps made by Nasa that you might want to check out. Very high resolution (0.5km resolution) imagery of the planet Earth in the month of August;...
  • Map showing the telegraph lines in operation, under contract, and contemplated, to complete the circuit of the globe World Map of Proposed and Operational Telegraph Lines (1855) Date: 1855 Author: J H Colton Dwnld: Full Size (13.86mb) 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 world maps that you might want to check...

    Map of Proposed and Operational Telegraph Lines (1855)

    Map showing the telegraph lines in operation, under contract, and contemplated, to complete the circuit of the globe World Map of Proposed and Operational Telegraph Lines (1855) Date: 1855 Author: J H Colton Dwnld: Full Size (13.86mb) 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 world maps that you might want to check...
  • Atlas Catalan de 1375 Abraham Cresques' “Catalan Atlas” World Map (1387) Date: 1387 Author: Abraham Cresques Dwnld: Full Size: 01, 02, 03, 04 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 Historical maps that you might want to check out. Here's the latest installment of Multi-Map Monday. Famed 14th-Century Jewish cartographer Abraham Cresques...

    Cresques’ Catalan Atlas – World Maps (1387)

    Atlas Catalan de 1375 Abraham Cresques' “Catalan Atlas” World Map (1387) Date: 1387 Author: Abraham Cresques Dwnld: Full Size: 01, 02, 03, 04 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 Historical maps that you might want to check out. Here's the latest installment of Multi-Map Monday. Famed 14th-Century Jewish cartographer Abraham Cresques...
  • Reproduction of a famous world map by Muhammad al-Idrisi. Idrisi's World Map Date: 1154 Author: Muhammad al-Idrisi Dwnld: Full Size (18.1mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other historical maps that you might want to check out. This is Konrad Miller's 1929 recreation of Muhammad al-Idrisi's famous Tabula Rogeriana from 1154. I'd love to post the...

    Idrisi’s “Tabula Rogeriana” World Map (1154)

    Reproduction of a famous world map by Muhammad al-Idrisi. Idrisi's World Map Date: 1154 Author: Muhammad al-Idrisi Dwnld: Full Size (18.1mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other historical maps that you might want to check out. This is Konrad Miller's 1929 recreation of Muhammad al-Idrisi's famous Tabula Rogeriana from 1154. I'd love to post the...
  • Akitaya Naniwa's World Map. Japanese wood-block print. Made c. 1785. Japanese Wood block World Map Date: 1785? Author: Nagakubo Sekisui Dwnld: Full Size (13.5mb) 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. Nagakubo Sekisui's 1785 reproduction of Matteo Ricci's Mundi from 1602.

    Japanese Wood block World Map (1785)

    Akitaya Naniwa's World Map. Japanese wood-block print. Made c. 1785. Japanese Wood block World Map Date: 1785? Author: Nagakubo Sekisui Dwnld: Full Size (13.5mb) 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. Nagakubo Sekisui's 1785 reproduction of Matteo Ricci's Mundi from 1602.