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Great Britain: her natural & industrial resources (circa 1942)

This map is fascinating. Really. It reminds me of something I could’ve seen in a geography textbook my mum kept from her Highers. See… 437 more words

Energy

Making vintage pin maps

I’m a great believer in having little mementos and photos around the home to remind you of places you’ve been, things you have done and people you were with. 522 more words

Crafts

The Vintage Nautical Map Maker Pack by The Artifex Forge

Make Amazing Map Designs in Minutes!

As a child did you burn the edges of tea-soaked paper to make your own ‘genuine’ treasure maps?

Do you love the romance and adventure of tales of corsairs on the high seas? 88 more words

Illustrations

The Value of Maps

In the realm of history and genealogy, historical maps are invaluable. They provide locational context for research in different eras. Throughout time boundaries of counties, states and occasionally countries often change. 243 more words

Genealogy

master bedroom maps

Andrew and I recently (finally!) decorated (a.k.a. hung something other than a mirror) our bedroom.

Back in November, Andrew stumbled upon a website with some amazing prints of old city and country maps.   157 more words

Home & Garden

It's a Manly Floral

When we moved into Echo Hall over a year ago,  I let the kids pick their rooms,  knowing they would sort it out between them.  Much to my surprise,  Will chose the room closest to us,  that also happened to be the only room in the house that had wallpaper installed.   652 more words