A Map A Day

The Big Map Blog features - well, big maps.

The maps are zoomable and highly-detailed. Here's a small selection from a featured map of Buxton and Skinner's 1904 St Louis World's Fair:

Also currently available are Homann Erben's Accurate Map of Amsterdam (1727) and Missionary Maps of Africa (1908).

Full Story: Buxton and Skinner’s 1904 St Louis World’s Fair


Book cover of the Guide to Graduate Planning Programs 4th Edition

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A Short History of America

From comic book artist Robert Crumb, poster shows how the built environment has changed throughout the decades.
Book cover of Where Things Are from Near to Far

Where Things Are From Near to Far

This engaging children's book about planning illustrates that "every building has its place."