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Selected Maps

Cartographer: Jacques-Nicolas Bellin
Title: : Carte de la Province de Quan-tong ou Lyau-tong et du Royaume de Kau-Li ou Coree
Date: c. 1750      Size: 8 x 10 inches
Published: Paris
Description: The Peninsula of Korea and modern province of Liaoning in northeast China. Coloured.
Map Ref: SEAS5321
Cartographer: John Thomson
Title: : Corea and Japan
Date: c. 1820      Size: 26 x 21 inches
Published: Edinburgh
Description: Elegant copper-engraved map of Korea and Japan from Thomson's 'New General Atlas'. The interior of Japan is still quite empty, a testament to Japan's isolationist policies. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: SEAS5274
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Tsu-Sima Island
Date: 1863      Size: 5 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: Tsu-Sima Island, in the Straits of Korea. Hand coloured in outline.
Map Ref: SEAS3405
Cartographer: James Imray
Title: : Coast of China between Formosa Island and Pe-Chi--Li Gulf. (Eastern Passages to China. Chart No.8)
Date: 1863      Size: 51 x 41 inches
Published: London
Description: The most detailed chart of Korea of its time. Large, detailed Blue-Back Chart with extensive soundings. [tube]
Map Ref: SEAS4155
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Northern Korea
Date: 1892      Size: 9 x 9 inches
Published: London
Description: Lithographed map of North and Central Korea, showing Campbell's route.
Map Ref: SEAS4044
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Sketch Map of Southern Manchuria and Korea
Date: 1904      Size: 8 x 12 inches
Published: London
Description: Korea. Detailed topographical map of Korea and Southern Manchuria. To illustrate the papers by Mr R. T. Turley and Rev. C. T. Collyer, 1904. Printed Colour.
Map Ref: SEAS4841
Cartographer: G. De Kelsch
Title: : Схематическая карта Уссурийской, Манджурской и Корейской железных дорог.
Date: c. 1910      Size: 11 x 19 inches
Published: St. Petersburg
Description: Russian schematic map of the Ussuriysk, Manchurian, and Korean Railroads showing both completed (black) and proposed (red) sections. Printed colour.
Map Ref: SEAS4308
Cartographer: Terry's Guide
Title: : Korea (Chosen)
Date: 1933      Size: 6 x 10 inches
Published: N/A
Description: Map of the old Kingdom of Korea or Chosen. The map is from an old railway guide focusing on the routes of newly built railways in the country. There are also overseas routes linking the Peninsula to China, Japan and Taiwan. Original colour.
Map Ref: SEAS5322
Cartographer: Army Map Service
Title: : Kyongsong or Seoul (Keijo)
Date: 1950      Size: 35 x 30 inches
Published: Washington, D.C.
Description: Large vintage city plan of Seoul, South Korea, published during the Korean War by the U.S. army. Printed colour. SL
Map Ref: SEAS4968
Cartographer: Stars & Stripes
Title: : Pacific Stars and Stripes Map of the War
Date: 1953      Size: 24 x 34 inches
Published: Tokyo
Description: Korean War-era map of the Korean Peninsula, decorated with the flags of the United Nations forces and the insignia of American military divisions. Printed colour. [SL]
Map Ref: SEAS5166
Cartographer: Anonymous
Title: : Korea
Date: c. 1960      Size: 20 x 26 inches
Published: N/A
Description: A vintage tourist map of Korea with an inset map of Seoul. Undated, but most likely published in the 1960s based on the airline routes shown in the uppermost inset. Printed colour. [SL]
Map Ref: SEAS5258