Zoom Into Maps: Unusual Maps


Subject:
Maps , Pictorial Maps

Description:
Features images of caricature maps from the 1868 book "Geographical Fun" and other humorous and fictitious maps, such as the Kingdom of France (1796) represented in the form of a ship and the "Gerry-Mander" (Essex County, Massachusetts in the form of a salamander). From a Library of Congress educational feature on maps.

Publisher:
The Library of Congress

Language:
English

Source:
http://memory.loc.gov/learn/features/maps/unusual.html


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