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0035267
MAP OF WEST AFRICA, c1547.
From the Vallard Atlas; the map, drawn 'upside-down' as if viewed from Europe, depicts the trading fortress of Sao Jorge da Mina on the African Gold Coast.
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0007448
VASCO da GAMA, 1969.
Map of Africa and part of Asia showing Vasco da Gama's route around Africa to the East. Portuguese stamp, 1969, commemorating the 500th anniversary of the assumed year of the explorer's birth.
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0009920
WEST AFRICAN MAP, 1606.
Jodocus Hondius's 1606 map of the West African coast from Senegal to Cape Lopez on the Gulf of Guinea.
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0057887
MADAGASCAR MAP, 1662.
Map of Madagascar from Johannes Blaeu's "Atlas Major," Amsterdam, 1662.
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0023412
AFRICA: MAP, c1280.
Detail of Africa from mappa mundi, c1280, at Hereford Cathedral, England.
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0079026
MAP OF THE GOLD COAST, 1895.
The Gold Coast in Ghana, from an English newspaper of 1895.
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0087165
SECOND PASKAERT MAP, 1621.
This map was first issued shortly after the incorporation, in 1621, of the Dutch West India Company, whose possessions it portrayed.
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0028307
MAP OF AFRICA, 1508.
The first printed map devoted primarily to the African continent, published in 1508 in Milan, Italy.
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0042829
MAP OF AFRICA, 1861.
Lithographed map from Robert Campbell's 'A Pilgrimage to my Motherland: An Account of a Journey Among the egbas and Yorubas of Central Africa in 1859-60,' 1861.
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0032542
AFRICA: MAP.
Bird's eye view of the Sudan and surrounding countries. English lithograph map, 1884, of north, central, and east Africa, featuring the portraits of General Charles Gordon and Colonel Herbert Stewart, both of whom served at Khartoum.
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0035268
MAP: AFRICA, ARABIA, INDIA.
Map of North and East Africa, Arabia, and part of India from the Vallard Atlas, c1547; the map, drawn 'upside-down' as if viewed from Europe, depicts the legendary king of Abyssinia, Prester John.
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0004266
AFRICA: MAP, 15th CENTURY.
'Tabula Nova Partis Africae.' A late 15th century map of Africa from the 'Cosmographia' of Ptolemy, showing the headlands and rivers with names given by Portuguese navigators. The unknown has been filled in with mythical data.
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0099772
ATLAS: EAST AFRICA, 1665.
Map of Ethiopia (kingdom of Prester John), Abyssinia, and Arabia, from Jan Blaeu's 'Atlas Maior,' printed in Amsterdam, 1665.
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0103529
MAP: AFRICA, 1953.
Metallic relief map, 1953, showing the physical geography of Africa.
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0119481
AFRICA: MAP, 1154.
Facsimile of Al Idrisi's map of Africa, showing only the northern part, 1154.
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0123079
MAP: CANARY ISLANDS, 1528.
Map of the Canary Islands, owned by Spain, off the northwest coast of Africa. Woodcut from Benedetto Bordone's 'Isolario,' Venice, 1528.
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0009929
MAP OF AFRICA, 1630.
Willem Blaeu's ornamental map of Africa Newly Described.
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0043516
MAP: AFRICA, 19th CENTURY.
A late 19th century map of Africa with an insert showing the Suez Canal.
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0043898
MAP OF AFRICA
from the 1595 edition of Abraham Ortelius' atlas "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum."
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0043900
AFRICAN MAP, 1595.
Map of the kingdom of the legendary Prester John encompassing North East Africa, the Arabian peninsula and Persia from the 1595 edition of Abraham Ortelius' atlas 'Theatrum Orbis Terrarum.'
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0131310
NILE: MAP, 1154.
Detail from Al Idrisi's map of the Nile River, 1154.
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0260300
MAP: AFRICA, 1776.
'Africa, Drawn from the latest and best Authorities by Thomas Kitchin.' Map, 1776.
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0260440
AFRICA: MAP, 1894.
'Race Chart No. 8, Showing the Geographical Distribution of the African Nigritians.' Engraving, 1894.
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0033017
AFRICA: MAP, 15th CENTURY.
'Tabula Nova Partis Africae.' A late 15th century map of Africa from the 'Cosmographia' of Ptolemy, showing the headlands and rivers with names given by Portuguese navigators. The unknown has been filled in with mythical data.
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0049037
MAP OF ARCTIC REGION, 1595.
Gerardus Mercator's map of the Arctic region, published 1595 in Dusseldorf, Germany.
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0049039
MAP: ANTARTICA, 1647-62.
Map of Antartica (Terra Australis Incognita) and surrounding areas from Jan Jansson's "Novus Atlas" published, 1647-62, at Amsterdam.
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0326627
MAP: NORTH PACIFIC.
'Nouvelle Carte des écouvertes faites par des Vaisseaux Russiens,' showing the voyage of the Great Northern Expedition led by Vitus Bering, 1733-1743. Map by the St. Petersburg Academy, 1758.
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0326628
MAP: NORTH PACIFIC.
'The Russian discoveries from the map published by the Imperial Academy of St. Petersburg,' showing the voyage of the Great Northern Expedition led by Vitus Bering, 1733-1743. 1775 reprint of a 1754 map.
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0046296
CHINA: FUJIAN MAP, 1662.
Engraved map of the province of Fujian, China, also showing the Strait of Taiwan and part of Taiwan (Formosa) from Jan Blaeu's 'Atlas Major' published in Amsterdam in 1662.
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0029284
ASIA AND AMERICA MAP.
Published in Venice in 1776.
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0022440
THE MOLUCCAS.
French drawing of the spice islands after Pigafetta's account of Magellan's voyage.
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0022441
THE LADRONE ISLANDS.
French drawing after Pigafetta's account of Magellan's voyage.
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0036620
MAP OF THE MOLUCCAS.
Also known as Spice Islands, at left, from the Vallard Atlas, c1547.
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0032548
ASIA MAP, 19th CENTURY.
Persia, Afghanistan, Turkestan, India, Tibet, Burma, and Siam. Detail from a late 19th century map of Asia.
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0037529
MOLUCCAS: SPICE ISLANDS.
Engraved map of the Moluccas or 'Spice Islands,' from Jan Blaeu's atlas of 1662.
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0042365
ASIA: MAP, c1618.
Engraved map of Asia published in Amsterdam by Willem Blaeu, c1618.
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0023405
ASIA MAP, c1280.
Detail of Asia (Scythia, China) from mappa mundi at Hereford Cathedral, England.
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0023406
ASIA MAP, c1280.
Detail of Asia (Holy Land, India) from mappa mundi at Hereford Cathedral, England.
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0023407
ASIA MAP, c1280.
Detail of Asia (Red Sea, Ceylon) from mappa mundi at Hereford Cathedral, England.
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0079024
MAP OF BORNEO, 1595.
Detail of Borneo from Peter Plancius' chart of the 'Moluccas', or Spice Islands, published in 1595 at Amsterdam.
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