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The White Mountain National Forest is a powerful presence in the White Mountains. Adjacent to or part of every village and town, the National Forest ensures that this region will remain largely undeveloped. Location: Campton, New Hampshire

The above map is of the San Francisco peninsula in the 19th century, showing the creeks and original shoreline, before all the development and landfill. Below are a couple of maps of the San Franci…

What was, what will be

The above map is of the San Francisco peninsula in the century, showing the creeks and original shoreline, before all the development and landfill. Below are a couple of maps of the San Franci…

Poverty map of Old Nichol slum, East End of London, showing Bethnal Green Road, from Charles Booth’s Labour and Life of the People. Volume 1: East London (London: Macmillan, 1889). The streets are colored to represent the economic class of the residents. #map #london #poverty

Poverty map of Old Nichol slum East End of London showing Bethnal Green Road Charles Booth’s Labour & Life of the People 1889 The streets are colored to represent the economic class of the residents

Making Better Digital Maps in an Era of Standardization  Using pre-digital techniques as inspiration, three cartographers lead the charge against cookie-cutter digital maps.

Making Better Digital Maps in an Era of Standardization Using pre-digital techniques as inspiration, three cartographers lead the charge against cookie-cutter digital maps.

Eduard Imhof (1895-1986) was professor of cartography at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich from 1925 - 1965. Imhof was a legendary visual designer, artist and map maker. He wrote a classic book on map making - Cartographic Relief Presentation.

Eduard Imhof was professor of cartography at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich from 1925 - Imhof was a legendary visual designer, artist and map maker. He wrote a classic book on map making - Cartographic Relief Presentation.

Bow, Bromley and Poplar Maps

1801 Ordnance Survey Map including The Isle of Dogs, an area in the East End of London that is bounded on three sides (east, south and west) by one of the largest meanders in the River Thames.Where Lucas met his master Lord Raphael

Gorgeous Vintage Maps of the Mississippi River’s Path Over Time:  map4

Gorgeous Vintage Maps of the Mississippi River’s Path Over Time

Mississippi Meander Maps that were created by the Army Corps of Engineers in the and specifically by Dr. Harold Fisk, to trace th. There's no measure of time

Late nineteenth-century map showing extent of observation of Aurora borealis. Image courtesy of Collection of Dr. Herbert Kroehl, NGDC. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce. #flatearth

Late nineteenth-century map showing extent of observation of Aurora borealis. Image courtesy of Collection of Dr. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce.

Medieval #Map, All Kingdoms of the #World, Catalan Atlas…

Medieval Map, All Kingdoms of the World, Catalan Atlas, Mappamundi, Abraham Cresques

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