National Geographic Society Celebrates 130-Year Mapmaking History With Trip Through Archives: Staff geographer and map librarian select standouts published from 1888 to 2018

At the National Geographic Society, we’re mad about maps, so it was understandably difficult to choose just a few from our archive. But to commemorate 130 years since the first time we published a map, we thought we’d do just that. Curated by our own staff geographer Alex Tait and manager of the Map Library Michael Fry, these are some of the standouts.