Map collector David Rumsey adds 5,359 maps to public digital archives

by Curtis Lee Fulton

The David Rumsey Map Collection says it’s added 5,359 maps to its public digital archives. The maps are viewable online through the Luna Imaging’s Insight cartography software, which composites multiple maps of the same geographic region into a single view. The Rumsey maps are also viewable through the Google Earth browser plugin.

"Carta del’ itinerarj militari da Bologna a tutto il Regno di Napoli," composite map from David Rumsey Historical Map Collection

“Carta del’ itinerarj militari da Bologna a tutto il Regno di Napoli,” composite map from David Rumsey Historical Map Collection

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