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Historical illustration of The Surrender of Lord Cornwallis, in the American Revolutionary War.

Historical illustration of The Surrender of Lord Cornwallis, in the American Revolutionary War.

The Heron / Le Héron -  Vintage illustration from Jean de La Fontaine's Fables for Children

Items similar to The Heron / Le Héron; Vintage illustration from Jean de La Fontaine's Fables for Children - nursery poster - Kids room art on Etsy

Illuminated Manuscript, Map of the eastern part of the city of Venice (Venedīk) from Book on Navigation, Walters Art Museum Ms. W.658, fol.185b by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr

Illuminated Manuscript, Map of the eastern part of the city of Venice (Venedīk) from Book on Navigation, Walters Art Museum Ms. by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts + (med-sail)

1930 Toledo Spain Antique Map by Figure10 on Etsy

1930 Toledo Spain Antique Map by on Etsy

The oldest door in Britain in Westminster Abbey -A 900-year-old door was put in place in the 1050s, during the reign of the Abbey's founder, Edward the Confessor. It makes it the only surviving Anglo Saxon door in Britain. The door, which measures 6.5ft by 4ft, was made from one tree which probably grew between AD 924 and 1030.

The oldest door in Britain in Westminster Abbey -A door was put in place in the during the reign of the Abbey's founder, Edward the Confessor. The door, which measures by was made from one tree which probably grew between AD 924 and

al-Idrisi's 1154 World Map. Arab scholars viewed the world upside down as we do today.

Striking early map of the world by Moroccan cartographer al-Idrisi for king Roger of Sicily circa Also see this visual history of cartography as power, propaganda, and art and complement with these early maps of the universe.

Chapter 8:- The Redoubt:- A private soldier of the 78th Fraser Highlanders with some of the kit he would have carried. Their language, dress and Highland weaponry set them apart from Wolfe's regular battalions and he used them whenever steadfast troops were required, whether it was at the Battle of Montmorency or in the front firing line on the Plains of Abraham.

Fraser's Highlanders -The Redoubt:- A private soldier of the Fraser Highlanders with some of the kit he would have carried. Their language, dress and Highland .

New York City Map Poster by Vianina

New York City Map Poster by Vianina

"This map, made with data from the 1870 census, shows rates of wealth per capita in the settled United States. The scale stretches from white—“under $175 per capita”—to dark orange—“$1300 and over.” (In today’s terms, that range of per capita net worth would be $3,125 to $23,214.29.)"

An 1870 Map of the U.S. Shows Where All the Money Was

Wealth Distribution United States Map - Don't let any more opportunities go by in capturing the knowledge of your aging family generations, capture it and get it online with our help

Mapamundi, de Juan Vespucci. Sevilla. Manuscrito sobre pergamino, h. 1526

Las joyas de la Hispanic Society of America

Mapamundi, de Juan Vespucci. Sevilla. Manuscrito sobre pergamino, h. 1526

Vista de Santo Domingo en estado de sitio, 1585-1586 - Biblioteca Digital Mundial

Vista de Santo Domingo en estado de sitio, 1585-1586 - Biblioteca Digital Mundial

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