Category Archives: Maps

Kart van het eiland Sumatra

1855 – Utrecht University Library, Special Collections offers its map collection online and allows georeferenced historic maps to be viewed on top modern maps with an opacity slider. Find more historic maps here.

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Native land

Interactive map of native lands with a plethora of resource links (mainly Americas, Australia and a bit of northern Europe).

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The tip of the Golden Horseshoe

July 2007 – On a flight from Boston to Chicago O’Hare we got a great view over the western tip of Lake Ontario, the crest of the Golden Horseshoe area in Ontario, Canada. The Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW) follows the … Continue reading

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Historic maps of Padang

September 2020 – we found these great maps of Padang, the capital of West Sumatra as well as the central region of West Sumatra here. Compare the Dutch place names to a modern day map (zoom in to get more … Continue reading

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