logo
Minnesota

Antique rare maps of Minnesota





1

1896 - The Grassy Point Additions. Duluth Minn.

  • $14.99

Rare 19th century Duluth, Minnesota, cadastral map, focusing on a burgeoning industrial and worker housing area in West Duluth. The factories of the Duluth Iron & Steel Co., Minnesota Car Co's Works (crossed out to read: "West Duluth Car Co.'s...


2

1907 - University of Minnesota (Early Book of Photographs)

  • $24.99

Rare book of 24 black and white photographs of the University of Minnesota. OCLC gives a date of 1907 - this example with ink annotations to after 1913 (one image notes that a building was burned down that year). The best image is probably that of an...


3

1908 - Map of the White Earth Indian Reservation . . .

  • $14.99

The Continued Dispossession of Native Americans in 20th-Century Minnesota. Interesting map of the White Earth Indian Reservation in northwestern Minnesota, printed for the Minnesota and Iowa Land Co. to promote the sale of "surplus" reservation land...


4

1910 - Map of New Soo Lines in Minnesota and Cuyuna Iron Range Rly.

  • $14.99

Ephemeral separately issued antique Minnesota Iron Range promotional railway map, issued by the Minneapolis, St. Paul and Sault ["SOO"] Ste. Marie Railroad. The map focuses on northern Minnesota between Lake Superior, Mille Lacs Lake, and Leech Lake,...


5

1923 - Superior National Forest | The Vacation Land Supreme Amid the Pines & Lakes of Northern Minnesota

  • $14.99

Rare color bird's-eye view of northern Minnesota, produced in Duluth by J.E. Linden. The map was produced to entice vacationers from the Twin Cities to travel to Lake Vermilion in the summer. Lake Superior and Duluth occupy the bottom of the map, and...


6

1931 - Map of the City of Saint Paul Capital of the State of Minnesota Done in the Old Style for Your Education and Enjoyment -- Showing all Points of Interest . . . .1931

  • $14.99

Scarce pictorial map of St. Paul, Minnesota, drawn by Richard Burbank for the Saint Paul Association of Commerce. Includes "Dramatic Moments in Saint Paul's Yesterday" on the verso, along with tourist and promotional text and a fine small birdseye...


7

1935 - A Cartograph of the University of Minnesota drawn from the stratosphere directly above the river bank on three successive mornings -- revealing much of the art of high education!

  • $14.99

Nadine Semans's 1935 Map of the University of Minnesota. The Biggest of Her University of Minnesota Pictorial Maps. Excellent pictorial map covering the University of Minnesota's original "East Bank" campus. Published by the Dayton Company to promote...


8

1935 - In and Out of Duluth

  • $14.99

Aiding The Visitor Who Seeks The Beautiful and Desires The Thrill of Stupendous Enterprise and Achievement. Pictorial map of the area around Duluth, Minnesota, promoting local tourism and business, drawn by Nelson A. Long for the Duluth Chamber of...


9

1935 - Minnesota invites you to Live-Work-Play in the Playground of 10,000 Lakes

  • $14.99

Attractive Vintage Pictorial Map of Minnesota, Featuring the State's Local Fish, Livestock, and Agriculture. The map illustrates fourteen species of fish and across the state the local produce and livestock species are illustrated pictorially. The...


10

1940 - A Cartograph of the University of Minnesota drawn from the stratosphere directly above the river bank on the three successive mornings revealing much of the art of higher education. . .

  • $14.99

Nadine Semans's Map of the University of Minnesota. Excellent pictorial map covering the University of Minnesota's original "East Bank" campus. Published by the Dayton Company to promote Dayton's University Store, a note in the upper left corner...


11

1942 - Map of the Minnesota Arrowhead Country and Adjacent Canadian Cities In the Greater Arrowhead

  • $21.99

Attractive pictorial map of Minnesota's Arrowhead Region with numerous carte-a-figure photographs of local tourist attractions, wildlife, Native Americans, etc. The map includes inset photos of Iron Ore mining operations in northeast Minnesota. The...


12

1949 - The Quetico-Superior Country of Minnesota and Ontario featuring The Ancient Voyageurs Highway along the international border from Lake Superior to Lake of the Woods and the Famous Wilderness Canoe Routes showing The Superior National Forest and Quetico Pr

  • $14.99

"Voyageur, in ordinary French, means 'traveler', but in North America it meant a canoe-man in the fur trade." Nice pictorial map of Minnesota's "Arrowhead" and Boundary Waters regions. The map focuses on the history of the French-Canadian Voyageurs...


13

1949 - Minnesota Centennial 1849-1949. The story of developing primitive trails into modern super highways during the past 100 years.

  • $21.99

Large Minnesota Historical Society pictorial map depicting the Territory of Minnesota in 1849. The main map focuses on the roads in the Territory in 1849, an inset map shows the original counties, and another shows the roads in eastern Minnesota in...


14

1954 - A Literary Map of Minnesota

  • $14.99

Scarce vintage pictorial of Minnesota, focusing on the state's literary heritage. The map was published by the Minneapolis English Teachers Club in 1954. "Drawings descriptive of books about Minnesota appear on this map. The numbers under the drawings...