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Antonio Tempesta's View of Rome, 1593 -- this portion of the 12-part map shows St. Peter's

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“This is Margaret Hamilton, NASA lead software engineer, and this is the Apollo guidance program she wrote.”

"An Historical Atlas; In a Series of Maps of the World as Known at Different Periods" in 1830. Rather than a strict timeline, Quin creates an entirely unique kind of time map series by using 21 maps that show progressively receding cloud borders to indicate the expansion of geographical knowledge over time.

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Gorgeous Vintage Maps of the Mississippi River’s Path Over Time