thematic Archive

  • Schaefer & Weisenbach's geography game for children, made in the year 1890. Rambles Through our Country Date: 1890 Author: Schaefer & Weisenbach Dwnld: Full Size (19.2mb) 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. This map by Schaefer & Weisenbach Litho. and published by the American Publishing Co....

    Rambles Through our Country – Children’s Map (1890)

    Schaefer & Weisenbach's geography game for children, made in the year 1890. Rambles Through our Country Date: 1890 Author: Schaefer & Weisenbach Dwnld: Full Size (19.2mb) 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. This map by Schaefer & Weisenbach Litho. and published by the American Publishing Co....
  • 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...
  • J.B. Metzler's map of Immigrants to North America (German). From 1922. Immigrants to North America Date: 1853 Author: J.B. Metzler Dwnld: Full Size (13mb) 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. Lots of Germans, it seems, were making their ways to the United States in the mid-19th...

    German Immigrants to North America (1853)

    J.B. Metzler's map of Immigrants to North America (German). From 1922. Immigrants to North America Date: 1853 Author: J.B. Metzler Dwnld: Full Size (13mb) 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. Lots of Germans, it seems, were making their ways to the United States in the mid-19th...
  • George Hartnell Bartlett's map of the Public Libraries of Massachusetts from 1915. Public Libraries of Massachusetts Date: 1915 Author: George Hartnell Bartlett 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 Massachusetts maps that you might want to check out. This charming map was made by Arlington, Massachusetts native George H. Bartlett and engraved...

    Map of Massachusetts Public Libraries (1915)

    George Hartnell Bartlett's map of the Public Libraries of Massachusetts from 1915. Public Libraries of Massachusetts Date: 1915 Author: George Hartnell Bartlett 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 Massachusetts maps that you might want to check out. This charming map was made by Arlington, Massachusetts native George H. Bartlett and engraved...
  • The Merchants' Association hotel and theater map. NYC Hotel and Theater map (1906) Date: 1906 Author: NYC Merchants' Association Dwnld: Full Size (6.05mb) 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 City that you might want to check out. The NYC Merchants' Assoc.'s hotel and theater map of New...

    NYC Hotel and Theater map (1906)

    The Merchants' Association hotel and theater map. NYC Hotel and Theater map (1906) Date: 1906 Author: NYC Merchants' Association Dwnld: Full Size (6.05mb) 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 City that you might want to check out. The NYC Merchants' Assoc.'s hotel and theater map of New...
  • Statistical map of the United States of America Cowdon's Statistical map of the United States of America (1888) Date: 1888 Author: James S Cowdon Dwnld: Full Size (5.41mb) 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 statistical maps that you might want to check out. Far from pretty, but better than most "jam...

    Cowdon’s Statistical map of the U.S. (1888)

    Statistical map of the United States of America Cowdon's Statistical map of the United States of America (1888) Date: 1888 Author: James S Cowdon Dwnld: Full Size (5.41mb) 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 statistical maps that you might want to check out. Far from pretty, but better than most "jam...
  • John Smith's map from “Maps for an emerging nation”. Smith's "Historical Geography" (1888) Date: 1888 Author: John F. Smith Dwnld: Full Size 13.38mb 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 thematic maps that you might want to check out. Gorgeous map by John F. Smith conflating biblical virtues with the history of...

    John F. Smith’s anti-slavery map (1888)

    John Smith's map from “Maps for an emerging nation”. Smith's "Historical Geography" (1888) Date: 1888 Author: John F. Smith Dwnld: Full Size 13.38mb 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 thematic maps that you might want to check out. Gorgeous map by John F. Smith conflating biblical virtues with the history of...
  • Hollywood starland : official moviegraph of the land of stars, where they live, where they work and where they play Hollywood Star Map (1937) Date: 1937 Author: Boggs Dwnld: Full Size (16.95mb) 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 California that you might want to check out. Well, the Academy...

    Hollywood Star Map – Golden Age Celebrities (1937)

    Hollywood starland : official moviegraph of the land of stars, where they live, where they work and where they play Hollywood Star Map (1937) Date: 1937 Author: Boggs Dwnld: Full Size (16.95mb) 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 California that you might want to check out. Well, the Academy...
  • Nicknames of the states. H.W. Hill and Co. Decatur Illinois sole manufacturer of Hill's hog ringers U.S. States given porcine nicknames (1884) Date: 1884 Author: Mackwitz Dwnld: Full Size (11.88mb) 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 U.S. that you might want to check out. Mackwitz's map of pig-related...

    U.S. States given porcine nicknames (1884)

    Nicknames of the states. H.W. Hill and Co. Decatur Illinois sole manufacturer of Hill's hog ringers U.S. States given porcine nicknames (1884) Date: 1884 Author: Mackwitz Dwnld: Full Size (11.88mb) 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 U.S. that you might want to check out. Mackwitz's map of pig-related...
  • Compiled by William Arthur Deacon; drawn and embellished by Stanley Turner; Printed in Canada by Rous and Mann Limited; Macmillan Company of Canada A Literary Map of Canada (1936) Date: 1936 Author: William Arthur Deacon Dwnld: Full Size (12.51mb) Source: University of Toronto Library Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of Canada that you...

    Deacon’s Literary Map of Canada (1936)

    Compiled by William Arthur Deacon; drawn and embellished by Stanley Turner; Printed in Canada by Rous and Mann Limited; Macmillan Company of Canada A Literary Map of Canada (1936) Date: 1936 Author: William Arthur Deacon Dwnld: Full Size (12.51mb) Source: University of Toronto Library Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of Canada that you...
  • Sable Island Shipwrecks Sable Island: Known shipwrecks since 1583 Date: 1980s Author: Nova Scotia Dept of Edu Dwnld: Full Size (0.72mb) Source: Nova Scotia Dept of Edu Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of Canada that you might want to check out. Map of shipwrecks on Sable Island, Nova Scotia [gmap]. Map prepared by the...

    Sable Island: Known shipwrecks since 1583

    Sable Island Shipwrecks Sable Island: Known shipwrecks since 1583 Date: 1980s Author: Nova Scotia Dept of Edu Dwnld: Full Size (0.72mb) Source: Nova Scotia Dept of Edu Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of Canada that you might want to check out. Map of shipwrecks on Sable Island, Nova Scotia [gmap]. Map prepared by the...
  • Map of St Louis Bike Routes Courtesy of Bike St Louis Map of St Louis Bike Routes Courtesy of "Bike St Louis" Date: 2010 Author: Bike St. Louis Dwnld: Full Size (15.4mb) Source: Bike St. Louis pff Make sure to check out our map of St. Louis bus lines for more transportation info. Or just drive your car, I guess... I'm not judging you. Here's another public-service map for the...

    St. Louis Bike Routes, 2011 (by Bike St Louis)

    Map of St Louis Bike Routes Courtesy of Bike St Louis Map of St Louis Bike Routes Courtesy of "Bike St Louis" Date: 2010 Author: Bike St. Louis Dwnld: Full Size (15.4mb) Source: Bike St. Louis pff Make sure to check out our map of St. Louis bus lines for more transportation info. Or just drive your car, I guess... I'm not judging you. Here's another public-service map for the...
  • The Central Intelligence Agency's map of the administrative divisions of Russia. From 2001. Map of Administrative Divisions of Russia Date: 2001 Author: CIA Dwnld: Full Size (5.7mb) 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. A map of Russia's administrative divisions, prepared by the U.S. Govt in 2001.

    Administrative Divisions of Russia in 2001

    The Central Intelligence Agency's map of the administrative divisions of Russia. From 2001. Map of Administrative Divisions of Russia Date: 2001 Author: CIA Dwnld: Full Size (5.7mb) 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. A map of Russia's administrative divisions, prepared by the U.S. Govt in 2001.
  • Map of San Francisco 2 years after the earthquake by Punnet Bros. - 1908 US40 #13 SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA (Fire Damage, 1908) Date: 1908 Author: Punnet Bros Dwnld: Full Size (7mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map is part of a series depicting the 40 largest cities in the United States (as ranked by CBSA). This series will run through...

    SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA, Fire Damage (1908)

    Map of San Francisco 2 years after the earthquake by Punnet Bros. - 1908 US40 #13 SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA (Fire Damage, 1908) Date: 1908 Author: Punnet Bros Dwnld: Full Size (7mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map is part of a series depicting the 40 largest cities in the United States (as ranked by CBSA). This series will run through...
  • Irrigation map of Riverside and San Bernardino by California Department of Engineering – 1888 US40 #14 INLAND EMPIRE, CALIFORNIA (Irrigation, 1888) Date: 1888 Author: California Dept of Engineering Dwnld: Full Size (19mb) Source: Rumsey Map Collection Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map is part of a series depicting the 40 largest cities in the United States (as ranked by CBSA). This series will run...

    Irrigation map – Inland Empire, California (1888)

    Irrigation map of Riverside and San Bernardino by California Department of Engineering – 1888 US40 #14 INLAND EMPIRE, CALIFORNIA (Irrigation, 1888) Date: 1888 Author: California Dept of Engineering Dwnld: Full Size (19mb) Source: Rumsey Map Collection Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map is part of a series depicting the 40 largest cities in the United States (as ranked by CBSA). This series will run...
  • Appleton's map of the American West showing the major irrigation projects of 1919. x Irrigation projects in American West Date: 1919 Author: D. Appleton and company Dwnld: Full Size (11.4mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff I do not know anything about irrigation in the west. But I would like to learn more about it. If you can help me decipher this, or point me to...

    Principal Irrigation Projects in the U.S.

    Appleton's map of the American West showing the major irrigation projects of 1919. x Irrigation projects in American West Date: 1919 Author: D. Appleton and company Dwnld: Full Size (11.4mb) Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff I do not know anything about irrigation in the west. But I would like to learn more about it. If you can help me decipher this, or point me to...