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Selected Maps

Cartographer: J.N. Bellin
Title: : Carte De La Riviere De La Plata
Date: c. 1750      Size: 12 x 8 inches
Published: Paris
Description: La Plata River. French sea chart showing soudings between Argentina and Uruguay, also detailing Buenos Aires, Col Del Sacramento and the settlement that is now Montevideo. Coloured.
Map Ref: SAM3230
Cartographer: J.N. Bellin
Title: : Plan de la Ville de Buenos-Ayres
Date: 1758      Size: 9 x 6 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Early French city plan of Buenos Aires in Argentina. This diagram concentrates on the main buildings and churches. Coloured.
Map Ref: SAM3314
Cartographer: William Heather
Title: : Survey of the River Plate
Date: 1806      Size: 31 x 24 inches
Published: London
Description: Beautiful chart of the mouth of the River Plate with insets of the Harbours of Montevideo and Maldonado. Based on a survey by Don Juan de Langara, one of the foremost Spanish admirals of the Napoleonic period. SL
Map Ref: SAM3280
Cartographer: Carey & Lea
Title: : United Provinces of South America
Date: 1823      Size: 21 x 17 inches
Published: Philadelphia
Description: United Provinces of South America. Map surrounded by text describing History and Geography. Original colour.
Map Ref: SAM2120
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Map of the province of La Rioja
Date: 1839      Size: 7 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: La Rioja. Detailed map of the region showing the routes of Messrs French, Gosselman and Hibbert.
Map Ref: SAM2608
Cartographer: John Arrowsmith
Title: : The Provinces of La Plata, La Banda Oriental del Uruguay and Chile
Date: 1842      Size: 19 x 23 inches
Published: London
Description: Large scale map of the central part of South America, encompassing Argentina, Uruguay, Chile. Dedicated to Sir Woodbine Parish, noted diplomat and scientist. Original colour.
Map Ref: SAM3190
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Map of Part of the Argentine Republic
Date: 1864      Size: 6 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: Provinces of Entre Rios and Cordova. Coloured.
Map Ref: SAM1982
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Map Showing the Projected Railway Route from Buenos Ayres to Chile
Date: 1873      Size: 22 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: Buenos Ayres to Chile. Projected Railway Route. Original colour.
Map Ref: SAM2547
Cartographer: A. Simon
Title: : Buenos-Ayres, La Plata. (1889)
Date: 1889      Size: 30 x 12 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Striking chart mapping the Río de la Plata and the harbours of Buenos Aires and La Plata. Printed colour. (SL)
Map Ref: SAM3175
Cartographer: Arbuckle Bros
Title: : [Argentine Republic]
Date: 1889      Size: 5 x 3 inches
Published: New York
Description: Argentine Republic. Original printed colour with inset scenes depicting Buenos Ayres and Bola throwing.
Map Ref: SAM3191
Cartographer: Letts & Son
Title: : South America, Argentine Republic, Chilie, &c.
Date: 1892      Size: 16 x 14 inches
Published: London
Description: Argentina and Chile. Original printed colour.
Map Ref: SAM2811
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : A Railway Map of the Argentine Republic
Date: 1898      Size: 15 x 20 inches
Published: London
Description: Detailed map of the Railway systems across the Agrentine Republic, almost centring on Buenos Aires. Printed colour.
Map Ref: SAM3268
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Delta of the Rio Parana
Date: 1901      Size: 20 x 9 inches
Published: London
Description: Delta of the Rio Parana and mouth of the Rio del Plata with Buenos Aires and environs.
Map Ref: SAM3257
Cartographer: William Fielding
Title: : Republica Argentina Mapa General de los Ferrocarriles
Date: 1908      Size: 31 x 44 inches
Published: London
Description: Very rare separately issued folding map of the railway system of Argentina. Published by McCorquodale in London, it may have been issued to encourage emigration to Argentina. Original colour. Folded.
Map Ref: SAM3273
Cartographer: Guillermo Kraft
Title: : Republica Argentina Red Caminera Principal
Date: 1950      Size: 24 x 44 inches
Published: N/A
Description: Large, colourful vintage map of Argentina with an emphasis on its burgeoning road network. An inset also shows Argentina's claims to the Antarctic. Printed colour. SL
Map Ref: SAM3261
Cartographer: Wagon-Lits and Cook
Title: : Centro de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires
Date: c. 1965      Size: 12 x 9 inches
Published: Buenos Aires
Description: Buenos Aires. Laid down on archival linen. Original printed colour. (SL)
Map Ref: SAM3298