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Map of Karelia (1940)

By |February 6th, 2016|

This map shows Karelia, as part of the Finnish areas ceded to Soviet Russia in 1940.

Map of Australasia (1923)

By |December 6th, 2015|

This map published by Shepherd shows Australasia, as it was in 1923.

Map of Spanish Northwestern Africa (1912)

By |November 25th, 2015|


Venezuela Map (1920)

By |November 23rd, 2015|

Here's a useful and detailed map of Venezuela, as it was in 1920...

Map of Central South America (1935)

By |November 22nd, 2015|

Map of Spanish Colonies in the Americas

By |November 22nd, 2015|

The Spanish colonies in America started falling during the Peninsular War when Spain itself was under attack from Napoleonic troops. The start of the 19th century proved to be a turning stone for the Americans when they started independence movements throughout the country. This resulted in the loss of the Spanish colonies in Central America, North America, and South America by 1825. During this time the Spanish lost most of their colonies in America except Cuba and Puerto Rico.

Edinburgh & District Railway Map (1928)

By |November 20th, 2015|

This map shows quite an extensive network of railway lines around Edinburgh, Scotland in 1928. Now, eighty years later many of the old railway lines on this map have been lifted.

Map of Japan (1920)

By |November 16th, 2015|

This map shows Japan in 1920. It includes the shipping routes.

Map of British India (1909)

By |November 13th, 2015|


Railway Map of Cornwall, England (1936)

By |November 9th, 2015|


Map of Galicia before 1918

By |November 3rd, 2015|


Paraguay Railway Map (1978)

By |October 27th, 2015|

Map showing Locations of St. Helena and Ascension in Atlantic

By |October 19th, 2015|

This map shows the locations of both St.

Costa Rica Railway Map (1978)

By |October 5th, 2015|

Map of German Conquests in World War Two (1942)

By |September 27th, 2015|

This map shows the extent of German conquests during World War Two (shown in blue). Courtesy of Wikipedia.