beautiful Archive

  • A. Ruger's birdseye map of New Ulm, Minnesota in 1870. Birdseye view of New Ulm, Minnesota Date: 1870 Author: A. Ruger Dwnld: Full Size (7.9mb) 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 Minnesota that you might want to check out. You know who's from New Ulm, Minnesota [gmap]? I won't even look this up,...

    Birdseye view of New Ulm, Minnesota (1870)

    A. Ruger's birdseye map of New Ulm, Minnesota in 1870. Birdseye view of New Ulm, Minnesota Date: 1870 Author: A. Ruger Dwnld: Full Size (7.9mb) 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 Minnesota that you might want to check out. You know who's from New Ulm, Minnesota [gmap]? I won't even look this up,...
  • Gugler’s birdseye map of Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1898. Birdseye view of Milwaukee – 1898 Date: 1898 Author: Gugler Litho. Dwnld: Full Size (18.0mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn’t part of any series, but we have other Wisconsin maps that you might want to check out. This print of Milwaukee [gmap] is one of the prettiest things on this entire site, hands down. This...

    Birdseye Panorama of Milwaukee (1898)

    Gugler’s birdseye map of Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1898. Birdseye view of Milwaukee – 1898 Date: 1898 Author: Gugler Litho. Dwnld: Full Size (18.0mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn’t part of any series, but we have other Wisconsin maps that you might want to check out. This print of Milwaukee [gmap] is one of the prettiest things on this entire site, hands down. This…
  • E. Sachese's view of Georgetown, Washington D.C. In 1855. View of Georgetown, Washington D.C. Date: 1855 Author: E. Sachese and Co. Dwnld: Full Size (9.1mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other Washington DC maps that you might want to check out. Sachese's birdseye map of Georgetown [gmap] in 1855. For more maps and images from this...

    View of Georgetown, Washington D.C. (1855)

    E. Sachese's view of Georgetown, Washington D.C. In 1855. View of Georgetown, Washington D.C. Date: 1855 Author: E. Sachese and Co. Dwnld: Full Size (9.1mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other Washington DC maps that you might want to check out. Sachese's birdseye map of Georgetown [gmap] in 1855. For more maps and images from this...
  • B.W. Pierce's birdseye map of Los Angeles from 1894. Los Angeles Birdseye View Date: 1894 Author: B.W. Pierce Dwnld: Full Size (17.8mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other California maps that you might want to check out. B.W. Pierce's birdseye map of Los Angeles [gmap] in 1894. For more maps and images from this period in...

    Pierce’s Los Angeles Birdseye View (1894)

    B.W. Pierce's birdseye map of Los Angeles from 1894. Los Angeles Birdseye View Date: 1894 Author: B.W. Pierce Dwnld: Full Size (17.8mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other California maps that you might want to check out. B.W. Pierce's birdseye map of Los Angeles [gmap] in 1894. For more maps and images from this period in...
  • Map of the Discoveries of the American East, Gulf, and West Coasts Map of the timeline of discovery of the U.S. Coasts (1856) Date: 1856 Author: Johann Georg Kohl Dwnld: Full Size: 01, 02, 03 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 Exploration that you might want to check out....

    Map: timeline of discovery of US Coasts (1856)

    Map of the Discoveries of the American East, Gulf, and West Coasts Map of the timeline of discovery of the U.S. Coasts (1856) Date: 1856 Author: Johann Georg Kohl Dwnld: Full Size: 01, 02, 03 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 Exploration that you might want to check out....
  • Morris Peters Co.'s Map of Brownsville, Texas and Matamoros. From 1910. Map of Brownsville, Texas and Matamoros Date: 1910 Author: Norris Peters Co. Dwnld: Full Size (4.1mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other Texas maps that you might want to check out. This very large-scale map by the International Boundary Commission of the U.S./Mexico border...

    Map of Boundary between Brownsville, Texas and Matamoros, Mexico

    Morris Peters Co.'s Map of Brownsville, Texas and Matamoros. From 1910. Map of Brownsville, Texas and Matamoros Date: 1910 Author: Norris Peters Co. Dwnld: Full Size (4.1mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other Texas maps that you might want to check out. This very large-scale map by the International Boundary Commission of the U.S./Mexico border...
  • Poole Bros.’ birdseye view of the business district of Chicago in 1898. Birdseye view of the business district of Chicago Date: 1898 Author: Poole Bros. Dwnld: Full Size (17.8mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn’t part of any series, but we have other Illinois maps that you might want to check out. The Poole Bros.’s map of the business district of Chicago [gmap] in...

    Birdseye of the business district of Chicago (1898)

    Poole Bros.’ birdseye view of the business district of Chicago in 1898. Birdseye view of the business district of Chicago Date: 1898 Author: Poole Bros. Dwnld: Full Size (17.8mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn’t part of any series, but we have other Illinois maps that you might want to check out. The Poole Bros.’s map of the business district of Chicago [gmap] in…
  • Mayaguez, Puerto Rico: Map by Federico Drouyn in 1888. Map of Mayagüez, Puerto Rico Date: 1888 Author: Federico Drouyn Dwnld: Full Size (11.8mb) 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. How much do I love this map of Mayagüez [gmap], Puerto Rico? Well, a tremendous amount. I like...

    Map of Mayagüez, Puerto Rico (1888)

    Mayaguez, Puerto Rico: Map by Federico Drouyn in 1888. Map of Mayagüez, Puerto Rico Date: 1888 Author: Federico Drouyn Dwnld: Full Size (11.8mb) 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. How much do I love this map of Mayagüez [gmap], Puerto Rico? Well, a tremendous amount. I like...
  • Shepherd's birdseye map of Newark, New Jersey in 1916. Birdseye view of Newark, New Jersey – Shepherd Date: 1916 Author: Shepherd Dwnld: Full Size (12.0mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other New York maps that you might want to check out. This map isn't part of any series, but we have other New York City...

    Birdseye view of Newark, New Jersey (1916)

    Shepherd's birdseye map of Newark, New Jersey in 1916. Birdseye view of Newark, New Jersey – Shepherd Date: 1916 Author: Shepherd Dwnld: Full Size (12.0mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other New York maps that you might want to check out. This map isn't part of any series, but we have other New York City...
  • Geo. H. Walker's Terminals of the Chicago and North-Western in 1902. Terminals of the C&NW Date: 1902 Author: Geo. H. Walker and Co. Dwnld: Full Size (11.9mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other Chicago maps that you might want to check out. George Walker's birdseye map of Chicago [gmap] depicts the city's terminals for the Chicago...

    Terminals of the Chicago and North Western (1902)

    Geo. H. Walker's Terminals of the Chicago and North-Western in 1902. Terminals of the C&NW Date: 1902 Author: Geo. H. Walker and Co. Dwnld: Full Size (11.9mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other Chicago maps that you might want to check out. George Walker's birdseye map of Chicago [gmap] depicts the city's terminals for the Chicago...
  • Houston, Texas birdseye map – Author unknown, c. 1891. Birdseye view of Houston, Texas Date: 1891 Author: ?? Dwnld: Full Size (16.3mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other Houston maps that you might want to check out. This birdseye map of Houston [gmap] is a bit of a mystery. No indicators of authorship anywhere. It's masterfully...

    Birdseye Map of Houston, Texas (1891)

    Houston, Texas birdseye map – Author unknown, c. 1891. Birdseye view of Houston, Texas Date: 1891 Author: ?? Dwnld: Full Size (16.3mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other Houston maps that you might want to check out. This birdseye map of Houston [gmap] is a bit of a mystery. No indicators of authorship anywhere. It's masterfully...
  • T.M. Fowler's birdseye map of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1902. Birdseye view of Pittsburgh Date: 1902 Author: T.M. Fowler Dwnld: Full Size (7.2mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff Sharp T.M. Fowler illustration of Pittsburgh [gmap] showing the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela Rivers. For more maps and images from this period in the region's history, visit the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.

    Fowler’s Birdseye Map of Pittsburgh (1902)

    T.M. Fowler's birdseye map of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1902. Birdseye view of Pittsburgh Date: 1902 Author: T.M. Fowler Dwnld: Full Size (7.2mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff Sharp T.M. Fowler illustration of Pittsburgh [gmap] showing the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela Rivers. For more maps and images from this period in the region's history, visit the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.
  • Parson's and Atwater's city of Boston, Mass., in 1873. The City of Boston Date: 1873 Author: Parsons and Atwater Dwnld: Full Size (14.8mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff Parsons and Atwater's birdseye map of Boston [gmap] in 1873. For more maps and images from this period in the region's history, visit the Massachusetts Historical Society.

    Map of the City of Boston (1873)

    Parson's and Atwater's city of Boston, Mass., in 1873. The City of Boston Date: 1873 Author: Parsons and Atwater Dwnld: Full Size (14.8mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff Parsons and Atwater's birdseye map of Boston [gmap] in 1873. For more maps and images from this period in the region's history, visit the Massachusetts Historical Society.
  • Parsons and Atwater's birdseye map of New York and Brooklyn in 1875. New York and Brooklyn – PandA Date: c.1875 Author: Parsons and Atwater Dwnld: Full Size (14.8mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other New York City maps that you might want to check out. Parsons and Atwater's birdseye map of Manhattan and Brooklyn [gmap] in...

    New York and Brooklyn – Parsons and Atwater (1875)

    Parsons and Atwater's birdseye map of New York and Brooklyn in 1875. New York and Brooklyn – PandA Date: c.1875 Author: Parsons and Atwater Dwnld: Full Size (14.8mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other New York City maps that you might want to check out. Parsons and Atwater's birdseye map of Manhattan and Brooklyn [gmap] in...
  • Map of a porciform United States, with individual pigs representing U.S. States. By Forbes in 1876. This Porcineograph Date: 1876 Author: Forbes Lithograph Manufacturing Company Dwnld: Full Size (17.3mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps tagged 'beautiful' that you might want to check out. Not at all sure what to make of this. The...

    This Porcineograph, Satirical Illustration (1876)

    Map of a porciform United States, with individual pigs representing U.S. States. By Forbes in 1876. This Porcineograph Date: 1876 Author: Forbes Lithograph Manufacturing Company Dwnld: Full Size (17.3mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps tagged 'beautiful' that you might want to check out. Not at all sure what to make of this. The...
  • Poole Bros.' Elevated Trains in Chicago in 1897. Elevated Trains in Chicago Date: c.1897 Author: Poole Bros. Dwnld: Full Size (17.5mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other Chicago maps that you might want to check out. Poole Bros.'s birdseye map of elevated trains in Chicago [gmap] in 1897. For more maps and images from this period...

    Elevated Trains in Chicago (1897)

    Poole Bros.' Elevated Trains in Chicago in 1897. Elevated Trains in Chicago Date: c.1897 Author: Poole Bros. Dwnld: Full Size (17.5mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other Chicago maps that you might want to check out. Poole Bros.'s birdseye map of elevated trains in Chicago [gmap] in 1897. For more maps and images from this period...
  • The Alaska Line A Good Natured Map of Alaska (1934) Date: 1934 Author: Alaska Steamship Co Dwnld: Full Size (12.10mb) 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 Alaska that you might want to check out. I'd feel a bit pandered-to if this was used as a tool to sell me...

    A Good Natured Map of Alaska (1934)

    The Alaska Line A Good Natured Map of Alaska (1934) Date: 1934 Author: Alaska Steamship Co Dwnld: Full Size (12.10mb) 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 Alaska that you might want to check out. I'd feel a bit pandered-to if this was used as a tool to sell me...
  • 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.
Page 1 of 3123