Antique Nautical Charts, Maritime Maps, Nautical Prints & Ephemera


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Earliest Pictorial
Map Advertisement For
Networked Computers


Very early pictorial map advertisement for Digital Equipment Corporation, D.E.C. 10 Supercomputer a key part of the ARPA network.

ARPA has a Network of Supercomputers
Digital Equipment Corporation   1972
A Circle Tour by Florida Motor Lines

 A Circle Tour of Florida brochure with map, printed during the Florida land boom of the late 1920's.

Through the Heart of the Everglades
Florida Motor Lines   1929
"Successful Men Do It Now -
Failures Wait Until Tomorrow"


Antique broadside touting the business opportunity for an investor in Florida real estate.

Large Antique Broadside
Sutherland, McConnel and Co.   1911
Antique Chart of Nantucket Sound

Fine engraved British Admiralty navigation chart of Nantucket Island, Nantucket Sound and portions of 'America'.

Nantucket Sound
Nantucket Sound   1918
Malacca Strait

Chart of the Strait of Malacca with portions of coastal Sumatra and Malaysia and Singapore.

Pandang and One Fathom Bank to Singapore
British Admiralty   1957
WWII Atlantic Survival Chart

Scarce, waterproof privately-published WWII survival map for the north Atlantic Ocean from 1942.

WWII Waxed Survival Chart
Navigators and Engineer Officers Union   1942
Crimean Peninsula and Azov Sea

Antique map of the Sea of Azov and Crimea.

Carte de la Mer d'Azof ... Kinsbergen
Pierre Antoine Tardieu   1783