Antique Nautical Charts, Maritime Maps, Nautical Prints & Ephemera


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Pictorial Map of the Hawaiian Islands

Pictorial map of the Hawaiian Islands drawn by Parker Edwards and published by the Hawaiian Pineapple Co. Limited

The Dole Map of the Hawaiian Islands
Parker Edwards   1937
Very Cool Shipwreck Map

 Cyanotype map Sable Island Graveyard sold by E. Bert Batson, after a design by Donald S. Johnson, a member of the Sable Island Lifeboat Organization.

Sable Island Graveyard of the Atlantic
Bert Batson   1948
Indian Ocean and East Indies

French nautical chart of the Indian Ocean and East Indies first published by the French Depot General de la Marine in 1837.

Carte Generale de la Mer des Indes
Depot de la Marine   1862
Montreal to Vancouver
Transcontinental Elevation Profile


Cyanotype, or blueprint, transcontinental elevation profile for the Canadian Pacific Railroad (CPR) ca. 1915.

Cyanotype Profile of Canadian Pacific Railroad Main Line
Montreal to Vancouver
Canadian Pacific Railroad   1915
Pictorial Map of Key West, Florida

Two scarce maps of Key West, Florida in a visitor's guide booklet titled KEY WEST by the Key West Administration in 1935.

The Coral Isle of Key West
Adrian Dornbush   1935
British Admiralty Chart of Pensacola Bay

Scarce rolled chart of the entrance to Pensacola Bay, Florida published by the British Admiralty.

Entrance to Pensacola Bay
British Admiralty   1861 / 1883