Transport Map of London 1928

The country bus services map produced in 1928 for London Transport by Macdonald Gill

"Far Flung Our Bus Routes", 1928, by MacDonald Gill. The London transport network not only inspired Harry Beck's famous tube map, it has birthed a dazzling array of posters, designs and cartographic artwork for more than 100 years. Now a new exhibition, "Mind the Map: Inspiring Art, Design and Cartography", at the London Transport Museum until 28 October, brings together the museum's most remarkable artworks.

Mind the Map: a journey through London cartography – in pictures

Chris Michael: The London transport network has inspired a dazzling array of posters, designs and cartographic artwork for more than 100 years. Explore some of the best examples

Map of Jerusalem, 1588

time-for-maps: “ Braun & Hogenberg’s map of Jerusalem, based upon Christian van Adrichem’s plan of ancient Jerusalem and its suburbs at the time of Jesus Christ.

A section of the London Transport poster 'By Paying Us Your Pennies' designed  by Leslie MacDonald Gill in 1914. MacDonald (Max) Gill was Eric Gill's younger brother.   The poster is also known as Wonderground Map of London Town

A section of the London Transport poster 'By Paying Us Your Pennies' designed by Leslie MacDonald Gill in MacDonald (Max) Gill was Eric Gill's younger brother. The poster is also known as Wonderground Map of London Town

World map of the Northern and Southern hemisphere published in 1593 by the Dutch cartographer and engraver Gerard de Jode.

century [GerardDeJodeMap-SouthernHemisphere] World maps of the Northern and Southern hemisphere published in 1593 by the Dutch cartographer and engraver Gerard de Jode.

La pobreza. El hambre. La violencia. Este es el tridente fatal que a menudo se clava en las conversaciones que versan sobre África. Estamos hartos de típicos tópicos. Decía el investigador Félix

Mapas para conocer África de otra manera (I)

Great Little Place by Charlie Davis

Go and check out this great illustrated map of London, featuring wonderful little places. Illustration- London's Great Little Places by Charlie Davis, via Behance

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Cómo cambia el curso de un río a lo largo de los años, en una preciosa infografía de 1944

1944 Fisk Mississippi Meander Map Ancient River Sheet Louisiana Missouri 10 of Reprint

Philadelphia in 1752 (from 1850)

( 1850 ) Scull ^ Heap Map of Philadelphia ^ Environs (first view of Phillidelphia State House) - Geographicus -

Cosmigraphics: Picturing Space Through Time in 4,000 Years of Mapping the Universe | Brain Pickings

Cosmigraphics: Picturing Space Through Time in 4,000 Years of Mapping the Universe

Fool’s Cap Map of the World, “one of the biggest mysteries in the history of western cartography”.

London 1834, Fleet River from Highgate Ponds to Kentish Town

London Fleet River from Highgate Ponds to Kentish Town

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