Blueprints for the Eiffel Tower: named after the engineer Gustave Eiffel, whose company designed and built the tower. Erected in 1889 as the entrance arch to the 1889 World's Fair, it has become both a global cultural icon of France and one of the most re
Paving Map of Portland – January 1894 - This is a beautifully rendered map of Portland by City Surveyor T. It includes color coded references to the composition of many Portland streets. River depths and ferry crossings are also noted.
Lewis Caroĺl - Ocean map - He had bought a large map representing the sea, / Without the least vestige of land: / And the crew were much pleased when they found it to be / A map they could all understand.