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>
Orbis typus universalis iuxta hydrographorum traditionem (1513)
map 34


Nova et integra universi orbis descriptio (1531)<br> map 33<br>
Nova et integra universi orbis descriptio (1531)
map 33


Carta Marina Nuova Tavola (1562)<br> map 23<br>
Carta Marina Nuova Tavola (1562)
map 23


Tartariae Sive Magni Chami Regni Typus (1584)<br> map 3<br>
Tartariae Sive Magni Chami Regni Typus (1584)
map 3


The Kingdome of China (1626)<br> map 7<br>
The Kingdome of China (1626)
map 7


Nova Totius Terrarum (1652)<br> map 9<br>
Nova Totius Terrarum (1652)
map 9


A New Map of the Terraqueous Globe (1700)<br> map 10<br>
A New Map of the Terraqueous Globe (1700)
map 10


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


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


Tabula geographica partis septentrionalis maris pacifici cum adjacentibus regionibus nuperrime… (1760)<br> map 32<br>
Tabula geographica partis septentrionalis maris pacifici cum adjacentibus regionibus nuperrime… (1760)
map 32


Bowles's New Pocket Map (1770)<br> map 25<br>
Bowles's New Pocket Map (1770)
map 25


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


Hemisphere Occidental (1790)<br> map 18<br>
Hemisphere Occidental (1790)
map 18


Western Hemisphere (1851)<br> map 15<br>
Western Hemisphere (1851)
map 15


Kaisei ezo zenzu (1854)<br> map 30<br>
Kaisei ezo zenzu (1854)
map 30


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





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