World Maps

Historical maps of the world and western hemisphere, in order by date. Click on each map to view more detailed information and enlargements.


Orbis typus universalis iuxta hydrographorum traditionem (1513)<br>map 34<br>
Nova et integra universi orbis descriptio (1531)<br>map 33<br>
Orbis typus universalis iuxta hydrographorum traditionem (1513)
map 34


Nova et integra universi orbis descriptio (1531)
map 33


Carta Marina Nuova Tavola (1562)<br>map 23<br>
Tartariae Sive Magni Chami Regni Typus (1584)<br>map 3<br>
Carta Marina Nuova Tavola (1562)
map 23



Mapmaker: Girolamo Ruscelli
Publication Info: Venice: Vincenso Valgrisi, 1562


Tartariae Sive Magni Chami Regni Typus (1584)
map 3



Mapmaker: Abraham Ortelius
Publication Info: Antwerp: 1584


The Kingdome of China (1626)<br>map 7<br>
Nova Totius Terrarum (1652)<br>map 9<br>
The Kingdome of China (1626)
map 7



Mapmaker: John Speed
Publication Info: London, 1626


Nova Totius Terrarum (1652)
map 9



Publication Info: Frankfurt: M. Merian, 1652


A New Map of the Terraqueous Globe (1700)<br>map 10<br>
Recentissima Nova Orbis Sive Americae Septentrionalis et Meridionalis Tabula (1710)<br>map 17<br>
A New Map of the Terraqueous Globe (1700)
map 10



Mapmaker: Edward Wells
Publication Info: London: 1700


Recentissima Nova Orbis Sive Americae Septentrionalis et Meridionalis Tabula (1710)
map 17



Mapmaker: Justus Danckerts
Publication Info: Amsterdam: 1710


A New Map of Part of North America From the Latitude of 40 to 68 Degrees (1740s)<br>map 16<br>
A New Map of the Northeast Coast of Asia, and the Northwest Coast of America, with the Late Russian Discoveries (1757)<br>map 8<br>
A New Map of Part of North America From the Latitude of 40 to 68 Degrees (1740s)
map 16


A New Map of the Northeast Coast of Asia, and the Northwest Coast of America, with the Late Russian Discoveries (1757)
map 8



Mapmaker: Thomas Jefferys
Publication Info: London, 1757


Tabula geographica partis septentrionalis maris pacifici cum adjacentibus regionibus nuperrime… (1760)<br>map 32<br>
Bowles's New Pocket Map (1770)<br>map 25<br>
Tabula geographica partis septentrionalis maris pacifici cum adjacentibus regionibus nuperrime… (1760)
map 32


Bowles's New Pocket Map (1770)
map 25



Mapmakers: Bowles & Carver
Publication: London, 1770

A New & Accurate Map of North America (1780)<br>map 1<br>
Hemisphere Occidental (1790)<br>map 18<br>
A New & Accurate Map of North America (1780)
map 1



Publication Info: London: C. Cooke, 1780


Hemisphere Occidental (1790)
map 18



Publication Info: Paris: 1790


Western Hemisphere (1851)<br>map 15<br>
Kaisei ezo zenzu (1854)<br>map 30<br>
Western Hemisphere (1851)
map 15



Mapmaker: John Rapkin
Publication Info: London: London Printing and Publishing Company, 1851


Kaisei ezo zenzu (1854)
map 30


Mappe-Monde Geo Sperique<br>map 36<br>
Mappe-Monde Geo Sperique
map 36


Author or Cartographer: Louis Claude de Vezou
Publication Info: Paris: chez l'auteur, 17600
Call number: RARE MAP M0446




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