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David Rumsey Map Collection

The David Rumsey Map Collection was founded in 1985 and went online in 1999 at davidrumsey.com. The collection includes over 200,000 rare 16th through 21st century maps of the entire World and parts of the Universe. 115,000 maps and related items are available online and 60,000 of those have been georeferenced. Rumsey has been donating the physical map collection and the digital database made from it to the David Rumsey Map Center at Stanford Libraries since 2008. The map center opened in 2016.T...



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David Rumsey Map Collection
by Scallion, Gordon Michael
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 10902.000 is a part of image group 10902.000 . ""The New Age movements of the 1980's and 90's brought an alternative spirituality for many, bringing with it new beliefs with some old roots, and also some new leaders and shamanic type prophets. These prophets filled the roles that the ancients did before them supplying supernatural insights to what was coming. Gordon Michael Scallion, an electronics consultant...
Topic: Religion
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David Rumsey Map Collection
by Howland, H.G.; Bourquin, F.; Oldach & Mergenthaler; Johnson, D. Griffing; Bracher, William; Keller, A.; Zuver, R.M.; Royce, S.H.; Campbell, A.W.; Sanborn, A.H.; McCartney, R.S.
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 2709.033 is a part of image group 2709.000 . Relief shown in hachures. Beautiful bird's eye view of county seat. Howland did only one other county atlas, Atlas of Hardin County, Ohio, next to Auglaize County. Maps in full hand painted color. US Atlases L5857.
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by Scallion, Gordon Michael
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 10903.000 is a part of image group 10903.000 . ""The New Age movements of the 1980's and 90's brought an alternative spirituality for many, bringing with it new beliefs with some old roots, and also some new leaders and shamanic type prophets. These prophets filled the roles that the ancients did before them supplying supernatural insights to what was coming. Gordon Michael Scallion, an electronics consultant...
Topic: Religion
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 7912.003 is a part of image group 7912.000 . Brochure.
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 11838.003 is a part of image group 11838.000 . Pictorial map of Palm Springs and vicinity, on sheet 44x61, folded to 23x10.5. Panel title. Covers: Palm Springs, Cathedral City, Rancho Mirage, Indian Wells, La Quinta and Palm Desert. Shows roads, highways, railroads, golf courses,landmarks, places of interest and recreational activities of various areas. Includes pictorial cover, index to points of interest and text on...
Topics: Pictorial map, Tourism
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 10579.000 is a part of image group 10579.000 . This poster was folded and included in the back pocket of volume five, the final volume of Kahn's "Das Leben des Menschen," a pioneering work on the human body as interpreted through info graphics - the body as a machine. The book illustrates the body's different functions through images of technical processes. From Taschen "Fritz Kahn Infographics Pioneer"...
Topics: Pictorial map, Health, Disease
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 3023.006 is a part of image group 3023.000 . Maps are bound in heavy yellow paper covers printed with "Ancient Atlas, To Accompany The Universal Geography. By William C. Woodbridge, And Emma Willard ... Maps By Emma Willard, Principal Of The Female Seminary At Troy. Hartford: Belknap And Hamersley..." Full color. Relief shown by hachures. To accompany Woodbridge's Modern Atlas. Scarce first edition, the earliest...
Topic: School
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 9935.000 is a part of image group 9935.000 . Full color pictorial map of Soviet Union, centerfold from issue of Sunday News, pages 6-7. Date estimated. Territory lost by treaties concluded in 1920 shown in shaded diagonally. Shows railroads, oil fields, power plants, industry, mines, agriculture, domestic animals, etc. Red areas are fortified borders. Includes population, explanation of pictographic symbols, and text:...
Topic: Pictorial map
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by Derrick, Thomas, 1885-1954; Bawden, Edward, 1903-1989; Underground Electric Railways Company Ltd.
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 13291.000 is a part of image group 13291.000 . "Rare pictorial map / advertising poster for promoting subway transportation to the British Empire Exhibition at Wembley. The image illustrates Wembley's Football (soccer) Stadium in the center of the image surrounded by a multitude of people, places, disciplines, and activities representing the British Empire. The artist collaborators for the image were: Edward Bawden...
Topics: Pictorial map, Subways
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 10130.087 is a part of image group 10130.000 . Composite map of the first ring of four sheets around the north pole, the second ring of 8 sheets, the third ring of 12 sheets, the fourth ring of 18 sheets, the fifth ring of 18 sheets, and the legends and diagrams in the four corners. “An important and extraordinary manuscript world map drawn up on a north polar projection to form the largest manuscript map of the world at...
Topics: Data Visualization, Art
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by Map House & Indian Book Depot; Kaushal, B. S. (Biba Singh); Vir Milap Press
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 14292.016 is a part of image group 14292.000 . Two colored maps of the Hyderabad State of India and Ceylon [Sri Lanka]. Shows political boundaries, major cities, railroads, roads, lakes, drainage and coastlines. Includes latitudinal and longitudinal lines, a legend, bar scale and scale statement: 1" = 90 m. With two inset maps: Hyderabad : Physical -- Ceylon : Physical. Inset maps represent physical geography, showing...
Topic: Pictorial map
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by C.S. Hammond & Co.
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 9045.000 is a part of image group 9045.000 . Date estimated. Shows naval bases and stations. Date estimated. A promotional piece for Mono Service Co., a wartime food service company. Color.
Topics: World War II, Political, Military
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by Black, Adam; Black, Charles; Hall, S.; Bartholomew, J.
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 1585.004 is a part of image group 1585.000 . American edition. Maps are printed in full color. Page edges in gilt. Relief shown by hachures.
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 11159.051 is a part of image group 11159.000 . Color pictorial maps, showing railroads, rivers, lakes, cities and towns, agricultural, and industrial areas. Relief shown pictorially. 2 volumes from Coleccion "Billiken" Series. Date estimated. 23 color pictorial maps each with text, index and title page with index map, and coat of arms of the Argentine Republic above title. Maps showing railroads, rivers, cities...
Topics: Pictorial map, Commerce, Economics
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 3431.013 is a part of image group 3431.000 . Hand colored engraved view. Showing facial portraits from different parts of the world, and demonstrating racial and regional differences. The portraits are grouped under the headings: Asiatics, Australians, Europeans, Polynesians, Africans and Americans, and illustrate European perceptions of people indigenous to each area. Hand colored engraved 12 plates of general world...
Topics: Ethnography, Nationality, Race
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 11159.016 is a part of image group 11159.000 . Color pictorial maps, showing railroads, rivers, lakes, cities and towns, agricultural, industrial and recreational areas. Relief shown pictorially. 2 volumes from Coleccion "Billiken" Series. Date estimated. 23 color pictorial maps each with text, index and title page with index map, and coat of arms of the Argentine Republic above title. Maps showing railroads,...
Topics: Pictorial map, Commerce, Economics
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 11159.042 is a part of image group 11159.000 . Color pictorial maps, showing railroads, rivers, lakes, cities and towns, agricultural, and industrial areas. Relief shown pictorially. 2 volumes from Coleccion "Billiken" Series. Date estimated. 23 color pictorial maps each with text, index and title page with index map, and coat of arms of the Argentine Republic above title. Maps showing railroads, rivers, cities...
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David Rumsey Map Collection
by Map House & Indian Book Depot; Vir Milap Press
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 14292.010 is a part of image group 14292.000 . Colored map of the Central Provinces and Berar regions of India. Shows political boundaries, major cities, railroads, roads, lakes and drainage. Includes latitudinal and longitudinal lines, a legend, bar scale and scale statement: 1" = 64 m. With inset map: Physical. Inset map represents physical geography, showing elevation within the area of the main map with color...
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 11306.002 is a part of image group 11306.000 . Three sheet pictorial birds-eye view style panorama fantasy map of Fairyland, a fictive place. With 16 pages text, 18.5x12.5 with illustrations. Designed by Bernard Sleigh at the end of the Great War, an artist who studied at the Birmingham School of Art in England. The ancient map of Fairyland is said to have been his most famous work. The map was designed during the...
Topic: Pictorial map
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by Heck, Johann Georg, -1857
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 12190.181 is a part of image group 12190.000 . This is a looseleaf atlas accompanied by a set of 4 volumes in English which includes both translations from German, and substitute original texts written specifically for the American audience. The text refers, for the purpose of illustrating things and concepts, individually to this large collection of plates and figures in Johann Georg Heck's Bilder - Atlas zum...
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 11159.004 is a part of image group 11159.000 . Color pictorial maps, showing railroads, rivers, lakes, cities and towns, agricultural, industrial and recreational areas. Relief shown pictorially. 2 volumes from Coleccion "Billiken" Series. Date estimated. 23 color pictorial maps each with text, index and title page with index map, and coat of arms of the Argentine Republic above title. Maps showing railroads,...
Topics: Pictorial map, Commerce, Economics
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 13033.019 is a part of image group 13033.000 . Uncolored views of the moon as seen by Lord Rosses telescope, displayed as light area against a darker background. Includes explanatory text at the lower margin. Reynolds created this work in response to the popular demand for information on science and engineering as a result of the Industrial Revolution. This collection consists of 33 loose pictorial plates, with a related...
Topic: Celestial
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 11841.003 is a part of image group 11841.000 . Color pictorial tourist map on Southern California on sheet 44x60, folded to 23x10. Panel title. Cities include: Los Angeles. Anaheim. Orange County. San Diego. Riverside. Santa Barbara. Santa Monica. Long Beach. Pasadena. Shows highway system, buildings, landmarks, universities, museums, ski areas, places of interest and recreational activities of various areas, etc. Includes...
Topics: Pictorial map, Tourism
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 7127.000 is a part of image group 7127.000 . Date estimated. Suitable for use in a large lecture hall; viewable to and beyond 40 feet. Language(s): English. Map is paper on muslin. Mounted on wood rods. Prime Meridian is Greenwich. Projection is Lambert's conformal conic. Length of rolled wall map is 171 cm. Part of a series entitled, Denoyer-Geppert Visual-Relief Series. Topics include: topography, hydrography,...
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 12414.000 is a part of image group 12414.000 . Also shows route of the Great Northern Railway.
Topics: Exploration, Railroad
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 3388.001 is a part of image group 3388.000 . Map in color by tribe. Map extends from Alaska and Baffin's Bay in the north to Florida in the south. Accompanied by a color-coded key. The map, in addition to its abundant information regarding the Indian Tribes, shows J. Smith's route of 1827 across the Great Basin, one of the earliest American maps to do so. See the later version of this map published in 1848. Wheat 417;...
Topic: Indians
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 10130.092 is a part of image group 10130.000 . Re-projected in Mercator used by Gerardus Mercator, 1569. Composite map of the first ring of four sheets around the north pole, the second ring of 8 sheets, the third ring of 12 sheets, the fourth ring of 18 sheets, and the fifth ring of 18 sheets. “An important and extraordinary manuscript world map drawn up on a north polar projection to form the largest manuscript map of...
Topic: Art
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 11439.007 is a part of image group 11439.000 . Folded color general plan of administrative divisions of Mexico City, 62 x 86, with 143 pages of explanatory text and index. Bound in heavy paper covers with cover title "Nueva subdivision de la ciudad Mexico en cuarteles y manzanas y correspondencia con la antigua. Map is based on the official sources of the Mexican government, was a part of the long sequence of...
Topic: Land Development
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 14067.000 is a part of image group 14067.000 . Pictorial map of Europe, Asia and Northern Africa, in color. Shows medieval history with historical sites, such as the Great Wall of China, and events, such as "Arabs bring oriental culture to Spain". Descriptive text in margins, e.g.: Norse and Icelandic legends are preserved in "Sagas" and "Eddas". Text wraps the outermost edge, from "Fifth...
Topics: Pictorial map, Historical
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by Oberkommando der Wehrmacht (OKW) (Nazi German Supreme Command of the Armed Forces)
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 7811.409 is a part of image group 7811.000 . A set of German documents prepared for Operation Sea Lion, the planned Nazi invasion of England and Wales. (See Pub List No 7807.000 through 7811.000). Materials are 11 A4 sized folders, each containing maps and a book of photographs including 144 town maps and 1500+ photographs. Set also has three thick A5 sized folders containing books with photographs, drawings and maps:...
Topic: World War II
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 12380.002 is a part of image group 12380.000 . Date estimated. Color. Date estimated. The Tierpark Hagenbeck is a zoo started iin Stellingen, a quarter in Hamburg, Germany. The collection began in 1863 with animals that belonged to Carl Hagenbeck Sr. (1810–1887), a fishmonger who became an amateur animal collector. The park itself was founded by Carl Hagenbeck Jr. in 1907. It is known for being the first zoo to use open...
Topics: Pictorial map, Zoological
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 2490.006 is a part of image group 2490.000 . Indicated as embossed in the Table of Contents; it is not. No raised relief. British colonies and ports highlighted. Raised relief maps. First edition, followed by editions in (1881) and 1885. Similar (perhaps copied from) to Woldermann's relief atlas in German. Phillips attributes this to G.P. Bevan. P3352; British Museum World p739.
Topic: Physical
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 5963.021 is a part of image group 5963.000 . Full color map by countries. With text indicating Global war strategy map, Airline distances, and Explanation of projection. Prime meridian is Greenwich. 1 atlas, 48 p., 35 maps and illustration, maps mostly colored. Includes Gazetteer-index, maps of: Military actions of World War II, March 11, 1938-June, 1943. , and list of incorporated cities in the United States. Illustrated...
Topic: World War II
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 11177.007 is a part of image group 11177.000 . Large circular planisphere on 6 sheets, 85x107 or smaller. Title from sheet 5. Reproduced and printed for the first time at the size of the original with all the legends and notations by Viscount of Santarém in 1854. The original 1450 map was fully described and reproduced in manuscript for the first time by William Frazer in 1804, Manuscript on vellum, BL Add. MS 1126. This...
Topic: Data Visualization
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 1910.219 is a part of image group 1910.000 . Lithographic coloring map. Showing color coded possessions of England, Denmark, Spain, Venice, Genoa and Russian Empire. Also shows kingdoms, Dutchy, principality, and republic. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian is Greenwich. Fully revised edition, in 864 pages, maps in color, some double page. Includes indexes and gazetteers, diagrams, statistical and astronomical...
Topic: Historical
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 13191.004 is a part of image group 13191.000 . Colored lithograph historical timeline on sheet 53x71, issued to accompany Woodward's "The Story of the Ages ..." Bound in green cloth with pictorial labels pasted to front and back boards. The diagram organized along a timeline from 4004 B.C. to 1912 A.D. with depictions of the beasts from the books of Daniel and Revelation, the Ark of the Covenant, the Jewish...
Topics: Pictorial map, Religions, Data Visualization
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 11831.002 is a part of image group 11831.000 . 3 detailed maps of road network in upper and lower Egypt, on one sheet, 76x101, folded to covers 20.5x13. Showing major cities, towns, villages, rivers, desert, cultivation and marshes. Includes location map and key map showing principal and desert roads and tracks, state and light railways. Distance table, text, illustrations, and advertisements on verso. See note field above.
Topics: Roads, Railroad
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by Dittmar, W. J.
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 13172.000 is a part of image group 13172.000 . Pictorial map in black and orange brown tone by W. J. Dittmar, An illustrator of Ragtime music sheets in the early 20th century. First published in 1932 in black and white for the Union Gospel Press. Depicts road through life which is portrayed as a theme park: people arriving at the entrance (lower left) in buses, cars or on foot (on in the case of the Speed Mad in the...
Topics: Pictorial map, Religions
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 9869.002 is a part of image group 9869.000 . This is a companion chart to Spark's Histomap of History (see our 1810.000). The jacket designed by Clark Higginson. Text on back cover: "The Histomap of Evolution, by John B. Sparks." Evolution chart shows "Lines of descent and relative dominance of the several classes, orders and species of life." On the sides are a chronological list to "Geological...
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 0210.031 is a part of image group 0210.000 . Prime meridians Greenwich and Washington. First edition. This is the first "mass production" world atlas made by Cram. Has a page of ads in back for Cram maps and Atlases. There is a copyright date of 1883 on the title page and an 1883 date on the cover. This run seems to have gone to 1891 (last Phillips date) but then continued in different formats but a similar...
Topic: Railroad
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 0936.106 is a part of image group 0936.000 . Hand col. lithographed map. Shows townships and sections, rural buildings, etc. This was clearly inspired by the Andreas Atlases of Iowa and Minnesota - it has much the same format, and is equally well executed. Ristow describes the sad fate of this atlas - Walling and Tackabury published their Atlas of the State of Wisconsin in 1876 (P2633) which greatly reduced the market and...
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 13033.011 is a part of image group 13033.000 . Colored lithograph view of lenses, refraction and reflection, eclipses, a diagram of the human eye, etc., by John Emslie. Reynolds created this work in response to the popular demand for information on science and engineering as a result of the Industrial Revolution. This collection consists of 33 loose pictorial plates, with a related text, dated 1849-1852. Drawn and engraved...
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by Blaeu, Joan, 1596-1673
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 10017.027 is a part of image group 10017.000 . Blaeu's 11 volume Atlas Maior is considered by many to be the greatest atlas ever published, both in its own time and even today. It excels in comprehensiveness, engraving, color, and overall production. Each vol. has title page. with general title: Geographiæ Blavianæ volumen primum.... Each vol. has engraved special title page, hand colored. The first Latin edition was...
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 13033.012 is a part of image group 13033.000 . Colored lithograph view, illustrating the science of electricity, electrostatics and conductivity, etc., by John Emslie. Reynolds created this work in response to the popular demand for information on science and engineering as a result of the Industrial Revolution. This collection consists of 33 loose pictorial plates, with a related text, dated 1849-1852. Drawn and engraved...
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 11159.063 is a part of image group 11159.000 . Color pictorial maps, showing railroads, rivers, lakes, cities and towns, agricultural, and industrial areas. Relief shown pictorially. 2 volumes from Coleccion "Billiken" Series. Date estimated. 23 color pictorial maps each with text, index and title page with index map, and coat of arms of the Argentine Republic above title. Maps showing railroads, rivers, cities...
Topics: Pictorial map, Commerce, Economics
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 2710.002 is a part of image group 2710.000 . Col. lithographed map. Includes "Section through northern Ohio," "Section from Cincinnati to Marietta," and explanation of colors. H.H. Lloyd's Atlas of U.S. in rear. See the earlier version of this atlas published in 1868 (our #4726). Bound in half leather dark greenish brown cloth covered boards with "Topographical atlas of Ohio and the United...
Topic: Geology
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 11159.025 is a part of image group 11159.000 . Color pictorial maps, showing railroads, rivers, lakes, cities and towns, agricultural, industrial and recreational areas. Relief shown pictorially. 2 volumes from Coleccion "Billiken" Series. Date estimated. 23 color pictorial maps each with text, index and title page with index map, and coat of arms of the Argentine Republic above title. Maps showing railroads,...
Topics: Pictorial map, Commerce, Economics
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 6000.014 is a part of image group 6000.000 . A huge and impressive twenty three foot long chart showing 5,885 years of history, from 4004 B.C.. to 1881 A.D. First issued in 1871, Adams put out several editions in many formats. Rosenberg and Grafton in "Cartographies of Time" say that as a timeline, Adams Synchronological Chart "was ninetheenth-century America's surpassing achievement in complexity and...
Topic: Historical
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 1550.061 is a part of image group 1550.000 . Prime meridians are Washington D.C. and Greenwich. Very late edition of this atlas; last date in Phillips is 1888. Maps differentiate counties or states by full color. Relief shown by hachures. not in Phillips.
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by U.S. Geological Survey; Graham, Joseph; Newman, William; Stacy, John
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 10627.000 is a part of image group 10627.000 . An imaginative visualization showing the relative time lengths of different geologic periods. Order a copy of this map here: https://store.usgs.gov
Topics: Pictorial map, Geology, Data Visualization
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 8975.001 is a part of image group 8975.000 . Date estimated.
Topics: Pictorial map, Historical
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by San Shintaro
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 10267.052 is a part of image group 10267.000 . Date estimated. (Shrine Pilgrimages). Illustrated manuscript on paper entitled on upper wrapper “Gosenban ezu” [“Ceremonial Processions of Dignitaries Illustrated”] signed by “San Shintaro,” secretary to the shogun, on the upper wrapper, with 34 vividly hand-colored illustrations. 21 leaves including wrappers, stitched as issued (On double leaves, traditional East...
Topic: Religions
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 4558.031 is a part of image group 4558.000 . An unknown (to Phillips) first edition published in 1882 (the first Phillips listing is 1883). Most of the U.S. state maps are entirely different from the 1883 edition maps - the titles are in round ovals and begin with "New Railroad and County Map of..." and they are hand colored as compared with the printed color of the 1883 edition maps. The few state maps without...
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 13241.000 is a part of image group 13241.000 . Color pictorial map. Issued as the cover to a toy catalogue. Depicts figures from favorite stories of a Western childhood: Santa Claus Castle and North pole at the top, Golden Mountain, nursery rhyme characters such as cow jumping over the moon, Little Boo-Peep, the Dragon's Den, Treasure Island, Aladdin Castle etc. Golden paths run through the magic domain. Includes...
Topic: Pictorial map
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by Map House & Indian Book Depot; Vir Milap Press
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 14292.011 is a part of image group 14292.000 . Colored map of the Upper Provinces of Agra and Oudh in India. Shows political boundaries, major cities, railroads, roads, lakes and drainage. Includes latitudinal and longitudinal lines, a legend, bar scale and scale statement: 1" = 64 m. With inset map: U. P. Physical. Inset map represents physical geography, showing elevation within the area of the main map with color...
Topic: Pictorial map
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 11055.000 is a part of image group 11055.000 . Color map of the world. Azimuthal equidistant polar projection, tangent-North Pole. Date estimated. Shows naval base stations and air distances, relative local time at 15�� intervals. Includes notes and chart for determining "Scale in statute miles along parallels between 15 degrees of longitude." See note field above.
Topic: Airlines
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 0737.110 is a part of image group 0737.000 . Detailed political and physical map. This is the English edition of the Polish Atlas Swiata. This massive atlas (weighing nearly 5.5 kilograms and containing 48 square meters of maps) is of high cartographic and aesthetic quality, and provides a rich assortment of thematic (over 400) as well as hundreds of physical and political maps. Includes pictures of the flag and a synopsis...
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by Ptolemy, Claudius; Gastaldi, Giacomo; Mattioli, Pietro Andrea, 1500-1577; Pedrezano, Giovanbattista
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 11479.131 is a part of image group 11479.000 . Engraved nautical chart of the world with coastal detail. The chart shows America and Asia connected as one land mass. Montagna Verde appears in NY State. Tierra Del Bacalaos, Tierra el Laborador shown in North America. Tierra Del Fuego in the south. Africa shown in detail with place names. Place names shown in Mexico, Brazil and Peru. The first pocket atlas and the first...
Topics: Classical, Nautical Charts
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 13033.032 is a part of image group 13033.000 . Hand colored engraved view of the comparative heights of mountains and volcanoes from around the world. Includes list of mountains and volcanoes beneath the view. Reynolds created this work in response to the popular demand for information on science and engineering as a result of the Industrial Revolution. This collection consists of 33 loose pictorial plates, with a related...
Topics: Pictorial map, Data Visualization, Mountains, Rivers
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 8962.000 is a part of image group 8962.000 . Color.
Topics: Pictorial map, Oceans, Seas, Literary
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by Anonymous
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 9721.000 is a part of image group 9721.000 . Date estimated. Date estimated. No publisher, author or date.
Topic: Pictorial map
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 6809.049 is a part of image group 6809.000 . Outline color map. Shows towns, inhabitants, telegraph cables, railways, etc. Ethnographic map includes explanation showing ethnicity by color. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Prime meridian is Greenwich. Second and New edition of The Times Atlas published in 1900 (see our 1895 first edition, 1010.000), containing 132 pages of maps and comprising 196 maps and an...
Topics: Ethnography, Nationality, Race
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 1780.175 is a part of image group 1780.000 . Col. lithograph. Title from table of contents. See note field above. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 99; Civil War maps in the National Archives, 8; Phillips, 1353; LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 266.
Topics: U.S. Civil War, Military
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by Monte (Monti), Urbano, 1544-1613
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 10130.085 is a part of image group 10130.000 . Composite map of the first ring of four sheets around the north pole, the second ring of 8 sheets, the third ring of 12 sheets, the fourth ring of 18 sheets, and the fifth ring of 18 sheets. “An important and extraordinary manuscript world map drawn up on a north polar projection to form the largest manuscript map of the world at 9 by 9 feet. This map is one of 3 examples...
Topic: Art
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 4583.002 is a part of image group 4583.000 . Colorful map showing the eastern part of Minnesota Territory and the western part of Wisconsin. 2nd edition, the first being in 1855. No other editions listed in Karrow. The detail is very good and the graphic presentation is classic EB & F - the map jumps out at you. This map is a continuation on the same scale as the EB & F Map of Iowa, 1855 (our 4414) indicating that...
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by Blaeu, Joan, 1596-1673
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 10017.620 is a part of image group 10017.000 . 120 Milliaria Germanica communia = 6.8 cm Blaeu's 11 volume Atlas Maior is considered by many to be the greatest atlas ever published, both in its own time and even today. It excels in comprehensiveness, engraving, color, and overall production. Each vol. has title page. with general title: Geographiæ Blavianæ volumen primum.... Each vol. has engraved special title page,...
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 13025.000 is a part of image group 13025.000 . Broadside Geographical Tree, first published in 1762. This is a later issue in 1844. This pictorial map depicts a geographical tree containing Jesuit institutions throughout the earth listed in a catalog sent to Rome in 1762. With explanation of the government of the Jesuits which is divided into 5 "Assistancea", which include 39 provinces, 24 Professional Houses,...
Topics: Data Visualization, Religions, Pictorial map
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 0047.002 is a part of image group 0047.000 . Additional railroads when compared to the 1873 edition. Full color by county. Folded into dark brown cloth covers 16x11 with title "Bancroft's Map Of California, Nevada, Utah & Arizona." in gold. Relief shown by hachures. See note field above. cfWheat 1219.
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by McGraw-Hill Book Company; Western Publishing Company, Inc.
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 6350.019 is a part of image group 6350.000 . Full color.
Topics: Agriculture, Climate
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 5842.004 is a part of image group 5842.000 . From the Preface: "This book is called "WORLD GEO-GRAPHIC ATLAS" because it includes, in addition to GEO-graphic maps, many GRAPHIC illustrations of subjects closely related to modern geography." From the Foreward: "We, in Container Corporation, believe that a company may occasionally step outside of its recognized field of operations in an effort to...
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 5962.004 is a part of image group 5962.000 . Full color map. Countries in outline color. Note indicating: Name of cities are spelled in their conventional local form ... Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian is Greenwich. No. 90123456 on the lower right corner of the map. Atlas is bound in red color pictorial card board paper 33x24.5. Covers lightly worn and loose with chip to mid upper and side edges, reads "Rand...
Topic: World War II
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by Lanterman, Ray
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 12057.001 is a part of image group 12057.000 . Date estimated. Date estimated based on 1962 version of maps. A series of five loose sheets representing the principal islands of the Hawaiian Islands: Kauai, Oahu, Molokai and Lanai, Maui, and Hawaii. Date estimated.
Topic: Pictorial map
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 11611.004 is a part of image group 11611.000 . Engraved hand colored in outline map of the Eastern and Western hemispheres. Surrounded by two northern and southern celestial hemispheres, 26 astronomical and geographical diagrams. Shows the coast of Australia, the western coast of New Zealand, California shown as an island with an indistinct Fretum Anian and Terra Esonis above it. Includes explanatory text and explorer's...
Topic: Earthquake
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by Caldwell, Joseph A.; Cring, Henry; Arms Sr., C.T.; Longdon F.J.; Goodwin, J.W.; McCloy, T.M.D.; Howden, J.A.
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 2772.051 is a part of image group 2772.000 . Remarkable scenes of oil wells in most views. Oil has clearly taken over in this county - the views are the usual pictures of houses, businesses, and farms, but there are oil wells in the background everywhere. The views are also colored by hand, this being one of only four county atlases that we have seen with colored views (see also Greene County, Pennsylvania, by Caldwell,...
Topic: Property Ownership
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Zoomable full resolution image available at davidrumsey.com . This image 0702.104 is a part of image group 0702.000 . This is one of the best historical atlases published in the early 20th century. It combines history and geography, facsimile historical maps and new historical maps, and incorporates time and statistics in imaginative map visualizations. The text and maps are based upon information supplied by prominent authorities on the various subjects. The quality of the contents is also...
Topics: Boundaries, Historical
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