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Africa 1808 (918K)

"Africa" from Brookes, R., The General Gazetteer; or Compendious Geographical Dictionary. Eighth Edition. Dublin, 1808.

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Africa 1829 Entire map - large file (3.4MB)

"Carte Generale De L'Afrique" by Eustache Herisson, 1829.

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Africa 1885 (347K)

From the Scottish Geographical Magazine. Published by the Scottish Geographical Society and edited by Hugh A. Webster and Arthur Silva White. Volume I, 1885.

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Africa 1890 (1.2MB)

"Africa" from Americanized Encyclopaedia Britannica Vol. 1, Chicago 1892.

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Africa Religions and Missions 1913 (323K)

"Africa Religions and Missions" from Literary and Historical Atlas of Africa and Australasia, by J.G.Bartholomew 1913.

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AMERICAS

The British Colonies in North America, 1763-1775 (581K)

Inset: Middle Colonies. From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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 Central America 1892 (839K)

"Central America" from Americanized Encyclopaedia Britannica, Vol.1, Chicago 1892. 

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The Conquest of Mexico, 1519 - 1521 (350K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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The Conquest of Peru, 1531 - 1533 (431K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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South America 1892 (1MB)

"South America" from "Americanized Encyclopaedia Britannica", Vol. 1, Chicago 1892.

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ASIA

Afghanistan and Persia  1857 (1.4MB)

"Map to Illustrate the Travels of General Ferrier in Persia and Afghanistan" from Caravan Journeys and Wanderings in Persia, Afghanistan, Turkistan, and Beloochistan; with Historical Notices of the Countries Lying Between Russia and India by Joseph Pierre Ferrier. Second Edition 1857.

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Asia 1808 (596K)

"Asia" from The General Gazetteer; or Compendious Geographical Dictionary by R. Brookes. Eighth Edition. Dublin, 1808.

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Asia 1892 (779K)

"Asia" from Americanized Encyclopaedia Britannica, Vol.1, Chicago 1892.

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 Asia Minor under the Greeks and the Romans (360K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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The Growth of European and Japanese Dominions in Asia since 1801 (839K)

Inset: Vicinity of Peking. From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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India 1700-1792 (645K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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India 1760 (222K)

From The Public Schools Historical Atlas edited by C. Colbeck. Longmans, Green, and Co. 1905.

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Indo-China 1886 (533K)

"Map of Indo-China showing proposed Burma-Siam-China Railway" from the Scottish Geographical Magazine. Published by the Scottish Geographical Society and edited by Hugh A. Webster and Arthur Silva White. Volume II, 1886.

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Japan 1855 (548K)

From Japan as it was and is by Richard Hildreth. Phillips, Sampson, and Company 1855.

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Japan 1912 (452K)

"Japan" with inset map "Formosa and Lu-Chu Islands" from A Literary and Historical Atlas of Asia, by J.G. Bartholomew. J.M. Dent and Sons, Ltd. 1912

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The Mongol Dominions, 1300-1405 (410K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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Oriental Empires about 600 B.C. (146K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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Peking [Beijing] Region 1875 (1MB)

A portion of "Originalkarte der Ebene von Peking und des Gebircslandes im Westen und Norden der Capitale" from Mittheilungen aus Justus Perthes' Geographischer Anstalt uber Wichtige Neue Erforschungen auf dem Gesammtgebiete der Geographie von Dr. A. Petermann. Erganzungsband 10, 1876

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Persian Empire about 500 B.C. (134K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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AUSTRALIA AND THE PACIFIC

Australia 1860 (742K)

"Australia" with inset maps of "Sydney Harbour" and "Port Phillip and Geelong Harbours". from Stones, William. My First Voyage: A Book for Youth. Second Edition. London: Simpkin, Marshall & Co. 1860.

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Australia and New Zealand, 1788-1911 (645K) [p.172]

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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New Zealand 1832 (160K)

"New Zealand" from The Journal of the Royal Geographical Society, Volume 2, 1832 to accompany "Notices of New Zealand. From Original Documents in the Colonial Office. Communicated by R.W. Hay, Esq."

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New Zealand, North Island 1913 (514K)

"New Zealand, North Island" and "Tasmania" from A Literary and Historical Atlas of Africa and Australasia, by J.G. Bartholomew. 1913.

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New Zealand, South Island 1913 (547K)

"New Zealand, South Island" from A Literary and Historical Atlas of Africa and Australasia, by J.G. Bartholomew. 1913.

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EUROPE

Baltic Lands Circa 1000 A.D. - 1809 A.D. (12 Maps)

From the Atlas to Freeman's Historical Geography, Edited by J.B. Bury, Longmans Green and Co. Third Edition 1903.

Beginnings of Historic Greece 700 B.C.-600 B.C. (177K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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Britannia [Ancient British Islands] (663K)

From A Classical Atlas of Ancient Geography by Alexander G. Findlay. New York: Harper and Brothers 1849.

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Central Europe Circa 980 A.D. - 1871 A.D. (13 Maps)

From the Atlas to Freeman's Historical Geography, Edited by J.B. Bury, Longmans Green and Co. Third Edition 1903.

Distibution of Races in the Balkan Peninsula and Asia Minor (387K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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Ecclesiastical Map of the British Isles in the Middle Ages (645K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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Europe at the death of Charles the Great 814 (234K)

From The Public Schools Historical Atlas edited by C. Colbeck, published by Longmans, Green, and Co. 1905.

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Europe [Crusades Era] (253K)

"Era of the Crusades" from The Public Schools Historical Atlas edited by C. Colbeck, published by Longmans, Green, and Co. 1905.

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Europe 12th Century (452K)

"Europe during the 12th Century The Age of the Crusades" with inset map "The Christian States in the East in 1142" from An Historical Atlas Containing a Chronological Series of One Hundred and Four Maps, at Successive Periods, from the Dawn of History to the Present Day by Robert H. Labberton, sixth edition, 1884.

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Europe during the 15th Century (288K)

From The Public Schools Historical Atlas edited by C. Colbeck, published by Longmans, Green, and Co. 1905.

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Europe about 1560 (941K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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Europe in 1648 - Peace of Westphalia (452K)

"Europe in 1648.-Peace of Westphalia; by Robert H. Labberton. Sixth Edition. 1884.

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Europe 1808 (516K)

From The General Gazetteer; or, Compendious Geographical Dictionary. Compiled by R. Brookes, Revised by W. Guthrie and E. Jones. Eighth Edition, Dublin, 1808.

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Europe 1815 (294K)

From The Public Schools Historical Atlas edited by C. Colbeck, published by Longmans, Green, and Co. 1905.

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Germania [Ancient Germany] (843K)

From A Classical Atlas of Ancient Geography by Alexander G. Findlay. New York: Harper and Brothers 1849.

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German Empire 1917 (722K)

From The New Encyclopedic Atlas And Gazetteer Of The World, edited and revised by Francis J. Reynolds, P.F. Collier and Son - Publishers, New York, 1917 Edition.

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Hispania [Ancient Spain] (612K)

From A Classical Atlas of Ancient Geography by Alexander G. Findlay. New York: Harper and Brothers 1849.

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Ireland 1808 (452K)

From The General Gazetteer; or, Compendious Geographical Dictionary. Compiled by R. Brookes, Revised by W. Guthrie and E. Jones. Eighth Edition, Dublin, 1808.

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Italia [Ancient Italy] (645K)

From "A Classical Atlas, to Illustrate Ancient Geography; Comprised in Twenty-Five maps, Showing the Various Divisions of the World as Known to the Ancients; Composed from the Most Authentic Sources." by Alexander G. Findlay, F.R.G.S. 1849.

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Italy about 1494 (774K)

Insets: The Milanese under the Visconti, 1339-1402. The Republic of Florence, 1300-1494. From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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Mediterranean Sea (387K)

"The Eastern half of the Mediterranean Sea during the two centuries preceeding the birth of Christ" from An Historical Atlas Containing a Chronological Series of One Hundred and Four Maps, at Successive Periods, from the Dawn of History to the Present Day" by Robert H. Labberton. Sixth Edition. 1884.

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The Netherlands 1559-1609 (645K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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Ottoman Empire [1683-1923] (649K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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Principal Seats of War in Europe, I. 1618-1660 (581K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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Reference Map of Attica. Plan of Thermopylae, 480 B.C. (500K)

Inset: Harbors of Athens. From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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Religious Situation in Central Europe about 1618 (581K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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Roman Empire 1st Century A.D. (387K)

"The Roman Ascendency during the first Century A.D." from An Historical Atlas Containing a Chronological Series of One Hundred and Four Maps, at Successive Periods, from the Dawn of History to the Present Day by Robert H. Labberton, sixth edition, 1884.

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Settlements of Angles, Saxons and Jutes in Britain about 600 (323K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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Scotland 1808 (582K)

From The General Gazetteer; or, Compendious Geographical Dictionary. Compiled by R. Brookes, Revised by W. Guthrie and E. Jones. Eighth Edition, Dublin, 1808.

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Spanish Kingdoms Circa 980 A.D. - 1556 A.D. (8 Maps)

From the Atlas to Freeman's Historical Geography, Edited by J.B. Bury, Longmans Green and Co. Third Edition 1903.

South East Europe Circa 900 A.D. - 1888 A.D. (16 Maps)

From the Atlas to Freeman's Historical Geography, Edited by J.B. Bury, Longmans Green and Co. Third Edition 1903.

Sweden about 1658 (387K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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The Swiss Confederation, 1291-1513 (710K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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Western Empire Circa 843 A.D. - 887 A.D. (3 Maps)

From the Atlas to Freeman's Historical Geography, Edited by J.B. Bury, Longmans Green and Co. Third Edition 1903.

World War II Maps of the European Theater (20 Maps)

 

THE MIDDLE EAST

Asia Minor - Ancient (638K)

From a Classical Atlas of Ancient Geography by Alexander G. Findlay, 1849.

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Asia Minor under the Greeks and Romans (360K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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Ottoman Empire, 1481-1683 (581K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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Persian Empire about 500 B.C. (134K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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Red Sea 1860 (1M)

"Das Rothe Meer und die Wichtigsten Hafen Seiner Westhalfte. From Mittheilungen aus Justus Perthes' Geographischer Anstalt uber Wichtige Neue Erforschungen auf dem Gesammtgebiete der Geographie von Dr. A. Petermann. Volume 6, 1860.

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RUSSIA AND THE UdSSR

Aral Sea 1853 (504K)

"Survey of the Sea of Aral by Commander A. Butakoff, Imperial Russian Navy, 1848 & 1849." from the Journal of the Royal Geographical Society, Vol. 23, 1853 to accompany "Survey of the Sea of Aral" by Commander Alexey Butakoff

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Russian Empire (948K)

From The Cyclopaedia or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature by Abraham Rees, 1820

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North Part of Russia in Europe (796K)

From The Cyclopaedia or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature by Abraham Rees, 1820

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THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

The British Colonies in North America, 1763-1775 (581K)

Inset: Middle Colonies. From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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Campaigns of the American Revolution, 1775-1781 (645K)

Inset:The West and South, 1778-1781. From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923

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Seat of the Civil War, 1861-1865 (645K)

Inset: Vicinity of Gettysburg. From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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The Indians in the United States (645K)

From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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The US expansion: 1803-1912  (1MB)

I.1803-1810, II.1810-1835, III.1835-1855, IV.Since 1855. From The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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WORLD

The Age of Discovery 1340-1600 (903K) [p.107-108]

From Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923

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The Distribution of the Principal European Languages in 1914 (452K)

From Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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The Spread of Colonization, 1600-1700 (516K)

Includes these inset maps: Partition of Guiana and the West Indies 1600-1700; India; The Establishment of Dutch Power in the Malay Archipelago, 1602-1641; and Guinea Coast. From Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923.

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