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World map made by the Italian cartographer Pietro Vesconte, c.1420

artemisdreaming: “ Mappa Mundi from Marino Sanuto’s Liber secretorum (oriented with East at the top), circa British Library Pietro Vesconte See High-res . From Wiki: ”Pietro Vesconte (fl. was a Genoese cartographer and geographer.

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Paving Map of Portland – January 1894 - This is a beautifully rendered map of Portland by City Surveyor T. It includes color coded references to the composition of many Portland streets. River depths and ferry crossings are also noted.