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Apparently tolkien drew  map of the US. What's cool about his style is that while the map is of plan view, geographic features are represented with perspectival symbols. Makes for a pretty picture LCLA.  Tolkien, J. (1953) A Map of the United States.  http://atlantislsc.com/tolkien-middle-earth-map/tolkien-middle-earth-map-a-map-the-united-states-drawn-in-style-lord-rings-incredible/

Apparently tolkien drew map of the US. What's cool about his style is that while the map is of plan view, geographic features are represented with perspectival symbols. Makes for a pretty picture LCLA. Tolkien, J. (1953) A Map of the United States. http://atlantislsc.com/tolkien-middle-earth-map/tolkien-middle-earth-map-a-map-the-united-states-drawn-in-style-lord-rings-incredible/

1898 map...very interesting...compare to modern day map of same areas

Alternate history maps of America

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The map is a good reminder that there are lots of national parks in the country, not just the 'big names' like Yosemite and Yellowstone

Awesome Subway-Style Map of U.S. National Parks!

A red map of consumption made in 1870

How A Civil War Vet Invented The American Infographic

As the superintendent of the U. Census, Francis Amasa Walker sought to map patterns that might otherwise have remained hidden or lost. In doing so, he paved the way for the modern infographic, writes historian Susan Schulten.

Old Map Illinois 1860 United States of AmericaThis is a reproduction of an highly detailed vintage mapThe Map has various dimensionsThe map is printed on fine matte museum archival paper 270gsmThe frame is not included.This page will be carefully ...

Old Map Illinois 1860 United States of AmericaThis is a reproduction of an highly detailed vintage mapThe Map has various dimensionsThe map is printed on fine matte museum archival paper frame is not included.This page will be carefully .

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McCracken County, Kentucky 1905 Map Paducah, Krebs, Maxon Mill, Grahamville, Epperson, Oaks, Adrian, Ragland, KY

McCracken County, Kentucky 1905 Map Paducah, Krebs, Maxon Mill, Grahamville, Epperson, Oaks, Adrian, Ragland, KY

Partie Occidentale de la Nouvelle France ou du Canada . . . 1755 - Barry Lawrence Ruderman Antique Maps Inc.

Jacques Nicolas Bellin, Western part of New France or Canada, 1755

"Natural Divisions of the North American Forests." From Department of the Interior, Census Office, Sixteen Maps Accompanying Report On Forest Trees Of North America, By Prof. C.S. Sargent, 1884.

Pretty Tree Maps Showing the State of American Forests in 1884

"Natural Divisions of the North American Forests." From Department of the Interior, Census Office, Sixteen Maps Accompanying Report On Forest Trees Of North America, By Prof.

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