Map Sheets

Empire of Fruit

Here is a typical 19th century thematic map. The symbolization scheme is complex, using color, line, and symbol to communicate three different observations: the level of development of the fruit industry, the distribution of fruit varieties, and the…

Map of the Volga and Kama rivers showing the steamship wharves of the Samolet Society

This map was produced by the Military-Topographical Depot of the Russian Empire. The original edition was approved and published in 1860; this edition, apparently with slight corrections, was published in 1862.

The map cost 25 kopeks. One could…

Collection Tree

IIIF Manifest

Top » Map Sheets