colonialism Archive

  • Missionary Map of Africa Missionary Maps of Africa - Showing Colonial Powers and Transportation (1908) Date: 1908 Author: Wells Missionary Map Co Dwnld: Full size: 01 || 02 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 Africa that you might want to check out. Another Multi-Map Monday. Interesting materials and construction...

    Missionary Maps of Africa (1908)

    Missionary Map of Africa Missionary Maps of Africa - Showing Colonial Powers and Transportation (1908) Date: 1908 Author: Wells Missionary Map Co Dwnld: Full size: 01 || 02 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 Africa that you might want to check out. Another Multi-Map Monday. Interesting materials and construction...
  • Homann Erben's map of English territories in North America, from 1759. Map of English Dominions in North America Date: 1759 Author: Homann Erben Dwnld: Full Size (10.4mb) 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. Johann Homann's map of the ”Dominia Anglorum” (loose translation: “English domain” or...

    Map of English Dominions in North America (1759)

    Homann Erben's map of English territories in North America, from 1759. Map of English Dominions in North America Date: 1759 Author: Homann Erben Dwnld: Full Size (10.4mb) 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. Johann Homann's map of the ”Dominia Anglorum” (loose translation: “English domain” or...
  • A map shewing the progress of, discovery and improvement, in the geography of North Africa Map of the Progress of European Discovery of Africa (1798) Date: 1798 Author: James Rennell Dwnld: Full Size (7.84mb) 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 Africa that you might want to check out. Better-known...

    Map of European Discovery of Africa (1798)

    A map shewing the progress of, discovery and improvement, in the geography of North Africa Map of the Progress of European Discovery of Africa (1798) Date: 1798 Author: James Rennell Dwnld: Full Size (7.84mb) 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 Africa that you might want to check out. Better-known...
  • Nicolas Sanson's Map of Libya. Made in the year 1679. Map of Libya Date: 1679 Author: Nicolas Sanson Dwnld: Full Size (6.6mb) 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. Nicolas Sanson's map of Western Africa and the Sahara desert. Any native French speaker want to help me...

    Sanson’s Map of Northern Africa (1679)

    Nicolas Sanson's Map of Libya. Made in the year 1679. Map of Libya Date: 1679 Author: Nicolas Sanson Dwnld: Full Size (6.6mb) 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. Nicolas Sanson's map of Western Africa and the Sahara desert. Any native French speaker want to help me...
  • Cantonment of His Majesty's forces in N. America British Cantonments in America (1765) Date: 1766 Author: Daniel Paterson Dwnld: Full Size (5.89mb) 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 maps of European Colonialism that you might want to check out. 18th-Century map of British cantonments (a loose and inaccurate translation might be...

    British Cantonments in America (1765)

    Cantonment of His Majesty's forces in N. America British Cantonments in America (1765) Date: 1766 Author: Daniel Paterson Dwnld: Full Size (5.89mb) 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 maps of European Colonialism that you might want to check out. 18th-Century map of British cantonments (a loose and inaccurate translation might be...
  • Mapa, que comprende la Frontera, de los Dominios del Rey, en la America Septentrional Map of Spanish Holdings in North America (1769) Date: 1769 Author: Jose de Urrutia Dwnld: Full Size (14.04mb) 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 European Colonialism that you might want to check out. A massively...

    Map of Spanish Holdings in North America (1769)

    Mapa, que comprende la Frontera, de los Dominios del Rey, en la America Septentrional Map of Spanish Holdings in North America (1769) Date: 1769 Author: Jose de Urrutia Dwnld: Full Size (14.04mb) 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 European Colonialism that you might want to check out. A massively...
  • A map of the British and French settlements in North America Bowen's Map of British and French Settlements in America (1755) Date: 1756 Author: T Bowen Dwnld: Full Size (8.43mb) 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 European Colonialism that you might want to check out. Thomas Bowen provides this...

    Map of British and French Settlements (1755)

    A map of the British and French settlements in North America Bowen's Map of British and French Settlements in America (1755) Date: 1756 Author: T Bowen Dwnld: Full Size (8.43mb) 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 European Colonialism that you might want to check out. Thomas Bowen provides this...
  • Des Barres' chart of Plymouth Bay (1770s) Des Barres' chart of Plymouth Bay (1770s) Date: 1770s Author: Joseph Des Barres Dwnld: Full Size (6.5mb) 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 Massachusetts that you might want to check out. Happy U.S. Thanksgiving, folks. Here's a map of Plymouth Bay [gmap]; notable...

    Happy Thanksgiving – Plymouth Bay (1770s)

    Des Barres' chart of Plymouth Bay (1770s) Des Barres' chart of Plymouth Bay (1770s) Date: 1770s Author: Joseph Des Barres Dwnld: Full Size (6.5mb) 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 Massachusetts that you might want to check out. Happy U.S. Thanksgiving, folks. Here's a map of Plymouth Bay [gmap]; notable...
  • Puerto Rico, Bahía de San Juan Commemorative Map of Christopher Columbus in Puerto Rico (1992) Date: 1992 Author: US Coast Survey Dwnld: Full Size (9.28mb) 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. Tomorrow is Columbus Day so here's a Columbus map. Not...

    Christopher Columbus Commemorative Map (1992)

    Puerto Rico, Bahía de San Juan Commemorative Map of Christopher Columbus in Puerto Rico (1992) Date: 1992 Author: US Coast Survey Dwnld: Full Size (9.28mb) 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. Tomorrow is Columbus Day so here's a Columbus map. Not...
  • John Melish's map of British and Spanish possessions in North America from 1820. Map of British & Spanish possessions in North America Date: 1820 Author: John Melish 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 featured maps that you might want to check out. I'm not sure why I find this map by...

    British and Spanish poss in North America (1820)

    John Melish's map of British and Spanish possessions in North America from 1820. Map of British & Spanish possessions in North America Date: 1820 Author: John Melish 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 featured maps that you might want to check out. I'm not sure why I find this map by...
  • Homan Erben's map of Western Africa. French. From 1743. Map of Western Africa Date: 1743 Author: Homann Erben Dwnld: Full Size (12.3mb) 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. Johann Homann's map of Western Africa. Anybody up for a Latin translation?: Gvinea propia, nec non Nigritiæ vel...

    Erben’s Map of Western Africa (1743)

    Homan Erben's map of Western Africa. French. From 1743. Map of Western Africa Date: 1743 Author: Homann Erben Dwnld: Full Size (12.3mb) 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. Johann Homann's map of Western Africa. Anybody up for a Latin translation?: Gvinea propia, nec non Nigritiæ vel...
  • I.M. Beck's Map of St. Croix Island from 1767. Map of St. Croix Island Date: 1767 Author: I.M. Beck Dwnld: Full Size (15mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other cadastral maps that you might want to check out. A cadastral (depicting land ownership) map of the island of St. Croix [gmap] in the Virgin Islands. The...

    Map of St. Croix Island (1767)

    I.M. Beck's Map of St. Croix Island from 1767. Map of St. Croix Island Date: 1767 Author: I.M. Beck Dwnld: Full Size (15mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other cadastral maps that you might want to check out. A cadastral (depicting land ownership) map of the island of St. Croix [gmap] in the Virgin Islands. The...
  • Central Intelligence Agency's map of the Vietnam Demilitarized Zone from 1966. Vietnam Demilitarized Zone Date: 1966 Author: CIA Dwnld: Full Size (16.7mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other military maps that you might want to check out. CIA map of the Vietnamese Demilitarized Zone from 1966.

    Vietnam Demilitarized Zone (1966)

    Central Intelligence Agency's map of the Vietnam Demilitarized Zone from 1966. Vietnam Demilitarized Zone Date: 1966 Author: CIA Dwnld: Full Size (16.7mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other military maps that you might want to check out. CIA map of the Vietnamese Demilitarized Zone from 1966.