India

Wanderlust : Hand drawn map : Map of India. Inspiration for my Skillshare Map Design class.

Old Maps Online centralizes access to over 60,000 historical maps | The Verge

Old Maps Online centralizes access to over 60,000 historical maps

The 1562 Map of the Americas by Diego Gutiérrez. Gutierrez's map features not only the Amazon River system and Lake Titicaca as well as other geographical features, but also fanciful depictions of parrots, monkeys, mermaids, huge sea creatures, Brazilian cannibals, Patagonian giants, and an erupting volcano in central Mexico. It was the first map to print the toponym "California". It recorded the first appearance of a word for "Appalachia," as the term "Apalchen."

The 1562 Map of the Americas by Diego Gutiérrez. Gutierrez's map features not…

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